The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress
Rank 258 242 272
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +30
Permanent jobs citing Progress 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.051% 0.041% 0.022%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.084% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +18.85%
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 of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3681 3570 4272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 46.55% 49.29% 48.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3035 3036 3623
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Progress
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Progress Salary Trend in the East of England

Progress
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Progress across the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Progress Salary Histogram in the East of England

Progress
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
Bedfordshire - 2 £55,000 -
Suffolk - 2 £35,000 -
Progress
England

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Ant
2 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) XSLT
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) CISM
2 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 2 (28.57%) Cryptography

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Ant
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) QADirector
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Security Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Security Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (28.57%) QA Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Application Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) XSLT
2 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) Vaadin
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
2 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 2 (28.57%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
1 2 (28.57%) Scrum
1 2 (28.57%) Web Design
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) TDD
1 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
1 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
1 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) CSSLP
2 2 (28.57%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) CISM
2 2 (28.57%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) HP