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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress
Rank - 179 160
Permanent jobs citing Progress 0 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.31% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.60% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 4
Average salary - £35,000 £51,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -32.36%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
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
1607 1827 1457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 44.17% 51.62% 47.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1327 1534 1261
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,050 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 27 November 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%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Workflow
1 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
1 2 (40.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (40.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt