The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress
Rank 163 172 196
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +24
Permanent jobs citing Progress 7 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.22% 0.031% 0.083%
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 0.072% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 3
Average salary £36,000 £24,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -43.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
Progress
England

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

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1590 1385 1635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 50.14% 43.39% 45.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1189 1122 1333
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Progress
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Progress Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Progress
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
Leicestershire +6 7 £36,000 +50.00%
Progress
England

Progress
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 10 (76.92%) OpenEdge
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Unix
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Linux

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 10 (76.92%) OpenEdge
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst Programmer
1 10 (76.92%) OpenEdge Programmer
1 10 (76.92%) Programmer
1 10 (76.92%) Progress Analyst Programmer
1 10 (76.92%) Progress Programmer
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Unix
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft