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 22 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress
Rank 174 153 168
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +15
Permanent jobs citing Progress 4 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.11% 0.52% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 1.04% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 7
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +12.90%
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
1517 1634 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 41.65% 50.32% 52.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1235 1392 1454
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,825 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £54,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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 22 September 2014. 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 +5 2 £45,000 +100.00%
Derbyshire - 2 - -
Progress
England

Progress
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) OpenEdge
2 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (40.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) OpenEdge
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Progress Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Progress Programmer
2 2 (40.00%) Lean Practitioner
2 2 (40.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
1 2 (40.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (40.00%) Coaching
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Workflow
1 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt