The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Progress Software Corporation.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress
Rank 125 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Progress 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.10% 0.12% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Progress
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
845 763 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.08% 44.99% 42.75%
Number of salaries quoted 725 620 853
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £24,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Progress across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Progress
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Progress across the Cheshire region.

Progress Salary Trend in Cheshire

Progress
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 2 - -
Progress
North West

Progress
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Progress also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Progress.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) Orchard

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Progress also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Progress. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Orchard