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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress
Rank 312 322 309
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing Progress 2 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.019% 0.009% 0.063%
As % of the Vendors category 0.040% 0.019% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 6
Average salary £54,000 £41,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.12% -30.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
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
5028 5130 5225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 48.34% 45.86% 47.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4298 4388 4630
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Progress across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Progress Salary Histogram in the City of London

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) CRM
2 4 (66.67%) ERP
2 4 (66.67%) Progress 4GL
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
4 1 (16.67%) Equities
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Front Office
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Derivative
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (16.67%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Progress Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
1 1 (16.67%) Equities
1 1 (16.67%) Derivative
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) UNIX
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) CRM
2 4 (66.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Progress 4GL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) P3O
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
City of London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago