The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress
Rank 316 326 316
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Progress 4 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.037% 0.077% 0.052%
As % of the Vendors category 0.076% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 6
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -6.21%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £33,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -15.62%
Progress
London

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5239 5357 5541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 48.30% 45.73% 47.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4600 4637 4981
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Progress
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Progress Salary Trend in the City of London

Progress
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) ERP
1 4 (80.00%) Progress 4GL
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) 4G
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) 2G
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) 3G

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) 3G
1 1 (20.00%) 2G
1 1 (20.00%) 4G
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Progress Developer
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) ERP
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Progress 4GL