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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Progress
North West / Cheshire
Rank - 103 122
Permanent jobs citing Progress 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.075% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.20% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%

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
422 499 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.20% 37.66% 44.16%
Number of salaries quoted 325 424 678
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Progress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Progress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Progress.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) OpenEdge
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (66.67%) Progress 4GL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) OpenEdge
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) OpenEdge Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Progress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Progress 4GL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle