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 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress
Rank 255 255 269
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Permanent jobs citing Progress 3 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.041% 0.014% 0.085%
As % of the Vendors category 0.088% 0.030% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 6
Average salary £32,500 - £23,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -0.68%
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
3406 3338 4020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 46.81% 46.65% 48.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2692 2690 3400
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 4 March 2015. 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
Hertfordshire -8 2 £32,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £23,500 -
Progress
England

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Progress 4GL
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) PowerBuilder
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Ab Initio
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
4 1 (14.29%) User Experience
4 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) VCP4
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 2 (28.57%) PowerBuilder
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Business Systems Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
4 1 (14.29%) UI Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
1 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
1 1 (14.29%) Physics
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Progress 4GL
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) VCP4
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) Ab Initio
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe