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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress
Rank 763 822 743
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -79
Permanent jobs citing Progress 91 67 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.091% 0.061% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.13% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 80 51 98
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £34,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +14.28%
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
46676 50952 48596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 46.84% 46.46% 47.72%
Number of salaries quoted 38039 41708 40159
Average salary £46,377 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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
London +68 49 £50,000 +11.11% 5
South East +30 34 £41,250 -8.33% 1
Yorkshire +1 2 £23,750 -40.62% 2
North West -7 2 - -
South West -12 2 £42,000 +10.23% 3
West Midlands -14 1 £40,000 +6.66% 2
East Midlands - 1 - -
Progress
UK

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 45 (27.78%) Progress 4GL
2 44 (27.16%) Finance
3 43 (26.54%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (25.93%) SQL
5 33 (20.37%) Windows
6 32 (19.75%) Degree
7 29 (17.90%) SQL Server
8 28 (17.28%) OpenEdge
8 28 (17.28%) Microsoft
9 27 (16.67%) Project Management
10 26 (16.05%) .NET
10 26 (16.05%) XML
11 24 (14.81%) Mentoring
11 24 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
12 21 (12.96%) Visual Studio
12 21 (12.96%) JavaScript
13 20 (12.35%) Linux
13 20 (12.35%) Scrum
14 19 (11.73%) HTML
15 18 (11.11%) ITIL
15 18 (11.11%) MS Excel
16 17 (10.49%) Coaching
17 16 (9.88%) C#
17 16 (9.88%) Banking
17 16 (9.88%) Business Analysis
18 15 (9.26%) Subversion
18 15 (9.26%) Velocity
18 15 (9.26%) DSDM
18 15 (9.26%) Configuration Management
18 15 (9.26%) Kanban

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 28 (17.28%) OpenEdge
2 7 (4.32%) Apache
3 6 (3.70%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.70%) JBoss
3 6 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.70%) IIS
4 3 (1.85%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.85%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 18 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.64%) MS Office
3 5 (3.09%) MS Project
4 4 (2.47%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.47%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.47%) AutoCAD
5 3 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.94%) BusinessWare
2 5 (3.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (3.09%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (2.47%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (1.85%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 3 (1.85%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (1.85%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 3 (1.85%) Oracle AGIS
4 3 (1.85%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.32%) Internet
3 6 (3.70%) LAN
3 6 (3.70%) Intranet
3 6 (3.70%) WAN
3 6 (3.70%) SAN
4 4 (2.47%) NAS
5 1 (0.62%) Network Security
5 1 (0.62%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.62%) VoIP
5 1 (0.62%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.90%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.94%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (3.09%) PerformancePoint
3 5 (3.09%) MS Access
3 5 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.47%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.47%) RDBMS
4 4 (2.47%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (2.47%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.85%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.85%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.85%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.62%) SQLite
6 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (12.96%) Visual Studio
2 15 (9.26%) Subversion
3 10 (6.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (3.09%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.47%) Selenium
5 4 (2.47%) WebSpeed
5 4 (2.47%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.23%) PowerBuilder
6 2 (1.23%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.62%) JUnit
7 1 (0.62%) Xcode
General
1 44 (27.16%) Finance
2 16 (9.88%) Banking
3 11 (6.79%) Retail
4 7 (4.32%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.32%) Aerospace
4 7 (4.32%) Law
5 6 (3.70%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.47%) Corporate Banking
6 4 (2.47%) Games
6 4 (2.47%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.47%) Electronics
7 3 (1.85%) Legal
7 3 (1.85%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.62%) Front Office
9 1 (0.62%) Billing
Job Titles
1 56 (34.57%) Developer
2 31 (19.14%) Progress Developer
3 21 (12.96%) Analyst
4 15 (9.26%) ScrumMaster
5 13 (8.02%) Architect
5 13 (8.02%) Software Engineer
6 11 (6.79%) Software Developer
7 9 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (4.94%) Technical Manager
8 8 (4.94%) Team Leader
9 7 (4.32%) Applications Developer
9 7 (4.32%) Graduate
9 7 (4.32%) Applications Architect
10 6 (3.70%) Banking Business Analyst
10 6 (3.70%) Analyst Programmer
10 6 (3.70%) Programmer
10 6 (3.70%) Business Analyst
11 5 (3.09%) Junior
11 5 (3.09%) Support Engineer
12 4 (2.47%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (16.05%) .NET
1 26 (16.05%) XML
2 19 (11.73%) HTML
3 15 (9.26%) Velocity
4 14 (8.64%) REST
5 12 (7.41%) CSS
6 11 (6.79%) COM
6 11 (6.79%) Web Services
6 11 (6.79%) XHTML
7 6 (3.70%) ASP.NET
7 6 (3.70%) COM+
7 6 (3.70%) DirectX
7 6 (3.70%) Java EE
8 4 (2.47%) jQuery
9 3 (1.85%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.23%) JSON
10 2 (1.23%) ADO.NET
10 2 (1.23%) SOAP
10 2 (1.23%) J2EE
11 1 (0.62%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.79%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.79%) Mathematics
3 10 (6.17%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (4.32%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.70%) Data Integration
6 4 (2.47%) Mobile Games
6 4 (2.47%) Social Gaming
7 3 (1.85%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.85%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.85%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.23%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.62%) iPhone
9 1 (0.62%) Open Source
9 1 (0.62%) iPad
9 1 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.62%) Equities
9 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (20.37%) Windows
2 20 (12.35%) Linux
3 13 (8.02%) UNIX
4 7 (4.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.32%) Windows 7
4 7 (4.32%) VxWorks
5 6 (3.70%) Apple iOS
6 5 (3.09%) Android
7 3 (1.85%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.23%) VMS
9 1 (0.62%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.62%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (26.54%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (16.67%) Project Management
3 24 (14.81%) Mentoring
4 20 (12.35%) Scrum
5 18 (11.11%) ITIL
6 17 (10.49%) Coaching
7 16 (9.88%) Business Analysis
8 15 (9.26%) DSDM
8 15 (9.26%) Configuration Management
8 15 (9.26%) Kanban
9 14 (8.64%) Software Engineering
10 13 (8.02%) PRINCE2
11 10 (6.17%) Unified Process
11 10 (6.17%) Validation
11 10 (6.17%) ERP
11 10 (6.17%) DevOps
11 10 (6.17%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (5.56%) Test Scripting
12 9 (5.56%) ETL
12 9 (5.56%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (27.78%) Progress 4GL
2 42 (25.93%) SQL
3 21 (12.96%) JavaScript
4 16 (9.88%) C#
5 12 (7.41%) C++
5 12 (7.41%) T-SQL
6 8 (4.94%) C
6 8 (4.94%) Java
7 7 (4.32%) Assembly Language
7 7 (4.32%) VB.NET
8 6 (3.70%) Perl
9 5 (3.09%) VBA
9 5 (3.09%) Python
10 3 (1.85%) MATLAB
10 3 (1.85%) Ruby
11 2 (1.23%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.23%) PHP
12 1 (0.62%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (19.75%) Degree
2 5 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.47%) MCSE
3 4 (2.47%) HND
3 4 (2.47%) CCNA
3 4 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.62%) MBA
5 1 (0.62%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.32%) QA
2 4 (2.47%) SLA
3 1 (0.62%) P3O
System Software
1 10 (6.17%) Firmware
2 6 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.23%) vSphere
3 2 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (4.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (1.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (17.28%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.41%) Oracle
3 10 (6.17%) Ab Initio
4 8 (4.94%) Vitria
4 8 (4.94%) webMethods
5 5 (3.09%) VMware
6 4 (2.47%) Sony
6 4 (2.47%) Facebook
7 2 (1.23%) Dell
7 2 (1.23%) Apple
8 1 (0.62%) Cisco
8 1 (0.62%) EMC
8 1 (0.62%) Citrix
8 1 (0.62%) SAP
8 1 (0.62%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.62%) Mitel
8 1 (0.62%) Orchard
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