The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Progress Software Corporation.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress
Rank 806 831 899
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +68
Permanent jobs citing Progress 85 109 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.093% 0.11% 0.040%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.23% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 72 94 38
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £39,900 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
Progress
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
39983 46795 51273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.58% 45.81% 46.84%
Number of salaries quoted 32839 38621 41008
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Progress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in England

Progress
Salary Trend in England

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

Progress Salary Trend in England

Progress
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Progress across the England region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Progress Salary Histogram in England

Progress
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the England region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +30 35 £45,000 - 3
West Midlands -1 14 £40,000 +0.62% 1
Midlands - 13 £42,500 -
North West +17 9 £43,000 -28.33% 1
Yorkshire +36 8 £40,000 +33.33%
East of England +22 3 £20,000 -55.55%
South East 0 2 £37,000 -17.77% 3
North East +2 1 £77,500 +61.78%
Progress
UK

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing Progress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Progress.

1 145 (63.04%) OpenEdge
2 58 (25.22%) Line Management
3 51 (22.17%) Microsoft
4 44 (19.13%) Progress 4GL
5 43 (18.70%) HTML
6 42 (18.26%) Degree
7 37 (16.09%) JavaScript
8 33 (14.35%) SDLC
9 32 (13.91%) MS Office
9 32 (13.91%) Software Engineering
10 30 (13.04%) Windows
11 28 (12.17%) Computer Science
12 23 (10.00%) CSS
13 22 (9.57%) XML
14 21 (9.13%) MS Excel
14 21 (9.13%) Aerospace
14 21 (9.13%) WebSpeed
15 19 (8.26%) Validation
16 18 (7.83%) Client/Server
16 18 (7.83%) Linux
16 18 (7.83%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
17 17 (7.39%) XHTML
18 14 (6.09%) COM
18 14 (6.09%) C
18 14 (6.09%) C++
18 14 (6.09%) OLE
19 13 (5.65%) .NET
19 13 (5.65%) Active Directory
20 12 (5.22%) Scrum

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 145 (63.04%) OpenEdge
2 5 (2.17%) IIS
3 3 (1.30%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.87%) CMS
4 2 (0.87%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 32 (13.91%) MS Office
2 21 (9.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.48%) Office 365
2 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.78%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.61%) Firewall
2 6 (2.61%) Internet
3 5 (2.17%) Network Security
4 3 (1.30%) SAN
4 3 (1.30%) VoIP
5 1 (0.43%) SSL
5 1 (0.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.04%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.61%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.43%) Big Data
5 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.43%) MySQL
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.43%) QlikView
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (9.13%) WebSpeed
2 8 (3.48%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.30%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.87%) JIRA
5 2 (0.87%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (0.87%) Subversion
6 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.43%) Maven
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.43%) Selenium
6 1 (0.43%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.43%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (9.13%) Aerospace
2 10 (4.35%) Finance
3 5 (2.17%) Local Government
4 2 (0.87%) Advertising
4 2 (0.87%) Electronics
4 2 (0.87%) Games
4 2 (0.87%) Marketing
4 2 (0.87%) Retail
5 1 (0.43%) Banking
5 1 (0.43%) Billing
5 1 (0.43%) Front Office
5 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 158 (68.70%) Developer
2 126 (54.78%) Progress Developer
3 55 (23.91%) OpenEdge Developer
4 40 (17.39%) Designer
5 28 (12.17%) Software Developer
6 24 (10.43%) Graduate
6 24 (10.43%) Graduate Developer
6 24 (10.43%) Graduate Software Developer
7 23 (10.00%) Software Engineer
8 21 (9.13%) Senior Developer
8 21 (9.13%) Senior Progress Developer
9 15 (6.52%) Progress 4GL Developer
10 13 (5.65%) Analyst
11 8 (3.48%) Consultant
11 8 (3.48%) Service Desk Analyst
12 7 (3.04%) Security Manager
13 6 (2.61%) IT Support
14 5 (2.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 5 (2.17%) Architecture Manager
14 5 (2.17%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (18.70%) HTML
2 23 (10.00%) CSS
3 22 (9.57%) XML
4 17 (7.39%) XHTML
5 14 (6.09%) COM
5 14 (6.09%) OLE
6 13 (5.65%) .NET
7 8 (3.48%) DirectX
7 8 (3.48%) MFC
7 8 (3.48%) OpenGL
8 7 (3.04%) Web Services
9 4 (1.74%) ASP.NET
10 3 (1.30%) AngularJS
10 3 (1.30%) jQuery
11 2 (0.87%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.87%) Entity Framework
11 2 (0.87%) Ninject
11 2 (0.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (0.87%) Unity DI Container
11 2 (0.87%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.17%) Computer Science
2 18 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.83%) Client/Server
3 10 (4.35%) Mathematics
4 6 (2.61%) Driving Licence
4 6 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.30%) Data Conversion
5 3 (1.30%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.30%) User Experience
6 2 (0.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (0.87%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.87%) Telematics
6 2 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (0.87%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.43%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.43%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 30 (13.04%) Windows
2 18 (7.83%) Linux
3 8 (3.48%) VxWorks
3 8 (3.48%) Windows 7
3 8 (3.48%) Windows 8
4 6 (2.61%) Unix
5 5 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (2.17%) Windows XP
6 4 (1.74%) Android
6 4 (1.74%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.30%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (25.22%) Line Management
2 33 (14.35%) SDLC
3 32 (13.91%) Software Engineering
4 19 (8.26%) Validation
5 18 (7.83%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (5.22%) Scrum
7 11 (4.78%) Configuration Management
8 9 (3.91%) ITIL
8 9 (3.91%) Mentoring
8 9 (3.91%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (3.48%) Data Analysis
9 8 (3.48%) Logistics
9 8 (3.48%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (3.04%) Project Management
11 6 (2.61%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (2.17%) Incident Management
12 5 (2.17%) Penetration Testing
12 5 (2.17%) Security Architecture
12 5 (2.17%) TDD
12 5 (2.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 44 (19.13%) Progress 4GL
2 37 (16.09%) JavaScript
3 14 (6.09%) C
3 14 (6.09%) C++
4 9 (3.91%) C#
4 9 (3.91%) OpenEdge ABL
5 8 (3.48%) Assembly Language
6 5 (2.17%) SQL
7 4 (1.74%) Java
8 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.87%) VBScript
9 1 (0.43%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.43%) PHP
9 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.43%) Python
9 1 (0.43%) R
9 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (18.26%) Degree
2 8 (3.48%) A+ Certification
2 8 (3.48%) MCP
2 8 (3.48%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (0.43%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.43%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.35%) SLA
2 9 (3.91%) QA
3 5 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (5.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.43%) Terminal Server
2 1 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 51 (22.17%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.35%) Citrix
3 8 (3.48%) Remedy
3 8 (3.48%) VMware
4 3 (1.30%) Capita
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle
5 2 (0.87%) Veeam
6 1 (0.43%) Cisco
6 1 (0.43%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.43%) HP
6 1 (0.43%) WatchGuard
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