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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress
Rank 263 241 284
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +43
Permanent jobs citing Progress 5 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.064% 0.057% 0.022%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.12% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
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
3646 3236 4256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 46.67% 45.97% 45.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2916 2742 3582
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 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 20 October 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 20 October 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 - 4 £55,000 -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Progress
England

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (30.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (20.00%) Ant
6 2 (20.00%) XSLT
6 2 (20.00%) HP
6 2 (20.00%) CISSP
6 2 (20.00%) Identity Management
6 2 (20.00%) CISM
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) Web Design
6 2 (20.00%) Information Security
6 2 (20.00%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) Maven
2 2 (20.00%) Ant
3 1 (10.00%) QADirector
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Security Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Tester
3 2 (20.00%) QA Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Application Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
4 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) XSLT
5 2 (20.00%) Spring
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) Vaadin
6 1 (10.00%) HTML5
6 1 (10.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (20.00%) Physics
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Web Design
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) CSSLP
2 2 (20.00%) CISSP
2 2 (20.00%) CISM
2 2 (20.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe