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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress
Rank 748 853 830
Rank change year-on-year
+105 -23
Permanent jobs citing Progress 154 70 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.072% 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 135 63 66
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,100 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,600 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +28.00%
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
42480 46507 46322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 45.43% 47.53% 47.13%
Number of salaries quoted 35238 38586 37137
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,014 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Progress across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 2016.

Progress Salary Histogram in England

Progress
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
South East +30 40 £45,000 +32.22% 2
London +28 28 £45,000 -17.43% 4
Yorkshire +27 26 £45,000 - 5
East of England +24 21 £45,000 +60.71%
West Midlands -16 16 £43,750 +9.37% 2
South West +5 15 £29,000 +0.86%
East Midlands +7 6 £36,000 +50.00% 1
Midlands - 6 £39,000 -
North West +34 5 £52,500 +50.00% 1
North East +9 2 £35,000 -
Progress
UK

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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.

1 115 (39.25%) OpenEdge
2 65 (22.18%) Progress 4GL
2 65 (22.18%) JavaScript
3 64 (21.84%) .NET
4 61 (20.82%) C#
5 52 (17.75%) Windows
6 50 (17.06%) HTML
7 49 (16.72%) Agile Software Development
8 45 (15.36%) Linux
9 42 (14.33%) Degree
10 41 (13.99%) Microsoft
11 39 (13.31%) MS Office
12 37 (12.63%) MVC
13 36 (12.29%) C++
13 36 (12.29%) SQL
14 34 (11.60%) SDLC
15 33 (11.26%) Project Management
15 33 (11.26%) Unix
16 32 (10.92%) Finance
16 32 (10.92%) Software Engineering
17 30 (10.24%) jQuery
18 28 (9.56%) Line Management
19 27 (9.22%) Client/Server
19 27 (9.22%) Subversion
20 26 (8.87%) Scrum
21 25 (8.53%) VMware
21 25 (8.53%) Citrix
21 25 (8.53%) OpenEdge ABL
21 25 (8.53%) Coaching
22 23 (7.85%) ITIL

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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
1 115 (39.25%) OpenEdge
2 21 (7.17%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (1.02%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.68%) IIS
5 2 (0.68%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 39 (13.31%) MS Office
2 22 (7.51%) MS Excel
3 12 (4.10%) Simulink
4 11 (3.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (2.73%) SAP GRC
1 8 (2.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (2.39%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (2.39%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (1.37%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 4 (1.37%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (1.37%) SAP R/3
4 3 (1.02%) Oracle AGIS
4 3 (1.02%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (1.02%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (1.02%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 3 (1.02%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (1.02%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 2 (0.68%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.34%) MFGPRO
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle SCM
6 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.34%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.34%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.02%) SaaS
2 2 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.34%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.34%) Route 53
3 1 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.80%) SAN
1 17 (5.80%) VoIP
2 6 (2.05%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.71%) PABX
4 1 (0.34%) DHCP
4 1 (0.34%) DNS
4 1 (0.34%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.10%) CouchDB
1 12 (4.10%) MongoDB
1 12 (4.10%) NoSQL
2 8 (2.73%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.39%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.37%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.37%) SAP BW
5 3 (1.02%) Big Data
5 3 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.68%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.34%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 27 (9.22%) Subversion
2 17 (5.80%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.41%) Mercurial
4 8 (2.73%) WebSpeed
5 5 (1.71%) Eclipse
5 5 (1.71%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 32 (10.92%) Finance
2 16 (5.46%) Aerospace
2 16 (5.46%) Avionics
3 15 (5.12%) Games
4 10 (3.41%) Retail
5 9 (3.07%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.73%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.39%) Legal
8 4 (1.37%) General Ledger
9 3 (1.02%) Billing
9 3 (1.02%) Electronics
10 2 (0.68%) Local Government
11 1 (0.34%) Brand Awareness
11 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.34%) Law
11 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 93 (31.74%) Developer
2 74 (25.26%) Progress Developer
3 39 (13.31%) OpenEdge Developer
4 36 (12.29%) Analyst
5 32 (10.92%) Senior Developer
6 28 (9.56%) Software Engineer
7 27 (9.22%) Analyst Programmer
7 27 (9.22%) OpenEdge Programmer
7 27 (9.22%) Programmer
7 27 (9.22%) Progress Analyst Programmer
7 27 (9.22%) Progress Programmer
8 22 (7.51%) Senior Progress Developer
9 17 (5.80%) Infrastructure Technician
10 13 (4.44%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
10 13 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
10 13 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support Technician
10 13 (4.44%) Development Manager
10 13 (4.44%) Infrastructure Support Technician
10 13 (4.44%) Support Technician
11 12 (4.10%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (21.84%) .NET
2 50 (17.06%) HTML
3 30 (10.24%) jQuery
4 22 (7.51%) AngularJS
4 22 (7.51%) CSS
4 22 (7.51%) Kendo UI
5 21 (7.17%) XML
6 20 (6.83%) ASP.NET
7 17 (5.80%) REST
7 17 (5.80%) XHTML
8 15 (5.12%) COM
9 10 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (2.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 6 (2.05%) MFC
11 5 (1.71%) DirectX
11 5 (1.71%) OpenGL
12 4 (1.37%) .NET Framework
12 4 (1.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (1.37%) Web Services
13 3 (1.02%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.22%) Client/Server
2 21 (7.17%) Driving Licence
2 21 (7.17%) N-Tier
3 19 (6.48%) Computer Science
4 15 (5.12%) Algorithms
5 14 (4.78%) User Experience
6 12 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (4.10%) Mathematics
7 11 (3.75%) PMI
8 10 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (2.73%) Data Integration
9 8 (2.73%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.37%) Online Games
11 3 (1.02%) iPad
11 3 (1.02%) Physics
12 2 (0.68%) Data Conversion
12 2 (0.68%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.34%) Biotechnology
13 1 (0.34%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 52 (17.75%) Windows
2 45 (15.36%) Linux
3 33 (11.26%) Unix
4 14 (4.78%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.71%) Android
5 5 (1.71%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.71%) VxWorks
6 2 (0.68%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.34%) CentOS
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (16.72%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (12.63%) MVC
3 34 (11.60%) SDLC
4 33 (11.26%) Project Management
5 32 (10.92%) Software Engineering
6 28 (9.56%) Line Management
7 26 (8.87%) Scrum
8 25 (8.53%) Coaching
9 23 (7.85%) ITIL
10 22 (7.51%) Requirements Analysis
11 21 (7.17%) Logistics
12 20 (6.83%) TDD
12 20 (6.83%) Validation
13 19 (6.48%) Configuration Management
14 18 (6.14%) Data Analysis
14 18 (6.14%) User Stories
15 17 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (5.80%) Performance Improvement
16 15 (5.12%) Image Processing
17 14 (4.78%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 65 (22.18%) JavaScript
1 65 (22.18%) Progress 4GL
2 61 (20.82%) C#
3 36 (12.29%) C++
3 36 (12.29%) SQL
4 25 (8.53%) OpenEdge ABL
5 19 (6.48%) VBScript
6 18 (6.14%) C
6 18 (6.14%) PowerShell
7 17 (5.80%) Java
8 12 (4.10%) MATLAB
9 10 (3.41%) Python
10 9 (3.07%) Ruby
11 5 (1.71%) Assembly Language
12 4 (1.37%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.02%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.02%) VB
13 3 (1.02%) VB6
14 1 (0.34%) Perl
14 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (14.33%) Degree
2 11 (3.75%) PMI Certification
3 6 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (1.71%) MCSE
5 4 (1.37%) CCNA
5 4 (1.37%) CISA
5 4 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.37%) HND
6 3 (1.02%) PhD
7 2 (0.68%) CITP
8 1 (0.34%) MCP
8 1 (0.34%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.07%) SLA
2 4 (1.37%) QA
2 4 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.02%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.34%) AICPA
System Software
1 19 (6.48%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.71%) Firmware
3 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (13.99%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.53%) Citrix
2 25 (8.53%) VMware
3 18 (6.14%) Oracle
4 17 (5.80%) Veeam
5 10 (3.41%) SAP
6 7 (2.39%) HP
7 2 (0.68%) Capita
7 2 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.34%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.34%) CA
8 1 (0.34%) Charles River
8 1 (0.34%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.34%) Siebel
8 1 (0.34%) Sitecore
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum + benefits, + bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum + excellent training and career prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum + excellent training and career prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
London
SL Resources
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum To £35K Pro Rata
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