The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the City of London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress
Rank 334 324 341
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +17
Permanent jobs citing Progress 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.008% 0.034% 0.029%
As % of the Vendors category 0.017% 0.072% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +2.81%
Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5891 5593 6486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.20% 46.88% 46.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5057 4875 5875
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Progress
London

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 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) WebSpeed
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
2 3 (42.86%) OLE
2 3 (42.86%) XHTML
2 3 (42.86%) OpenEdge
2 3 (42.86%) Progress 4GL
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) COM
2 3 (42.86%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) LAMP
4 1 (14.29%) Replication
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) AppSense
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) WebSpeed
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Progress Programmer
2 3 (42.86%) Programmer
2 3 (42.86%) Progress Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Support
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) OLE
2 3 (42.86%) XHTML
2 3 (42.86%) COM
2 3 (42.86%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) LAMP
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Progress 4GL
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
1 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) AppSense