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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress
Rank 840 757 770
Rank change year-on-year
-83 +13
Permanent jobs citing Progress 48 96 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.096% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.094% 0.20% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 40 79 95
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £35,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
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
51229 47379 53273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.14% 47.60% 48.30%
Number of salaries quoted 41088 39230 45131
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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
London -28 15 £55,000 +26.43% 2
South East -21 11 £31,250 -24.24% 5
West Midlands -19 8 £37,500 +3.44% 2
East Midlands -25 5 £45,000 +28.57% 1
East of England -12 4 £45,000 +28.57% 1
North West -15 2 £62,000 +45.88% 3
Yorkshire - 2 £38,500 - 2
North East -5 1 £32,500 -
Progress
UK

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 39 (35.78%) Progress 4GL
2 37 (33.94%) OpenEdge
3 30 (27.52%) .NET
4 27 (24.77%) WebSpeed
5 17 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (14.68%) Finance
7 15 (13.76%) HTML
8 14 (12.84%) Windows
8 14 (12.84%) Degree
9 13 (11.93%) Scrum
10 12 (11.01%) Project Management
10 12 (11.01%) Java
10 12 (11.01%) ITIL
11 11 (10.09%) SQL
12 10 (9.17%) JavaScript
12 10 (9.17%) Microsoft
13 9 (8.26%) C#
13 9 (8.26%) Business Analysis
13 9 (8.26%) QA
14 8 (7.34%) SQL Server
14 8 (7.34%) Web Services
14 8 (7.34%) MS Excel
14 8 (7.34%) ERP
15 7 (6.42%) MySQL
15 7 (6.42%) ASP.NET
15 7 (6.42%) Velocity
15 7 (6.42%) Subversion
16 6 (5.50%) Software Engineering
16 6 (5.50%) BMC
16 6 (5.50%) Service Management

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 37 (33.94%) OpenEdge
2 4 (3.67%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.83%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.92%) SAS
4 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.92%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (7.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.59%) MFGPRO
1 5 (4.59%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.83%) 3G
1 2 (1.83%) 2G
1 2 (1.83%) 4G
2 1 (0.92%) InfiniBand
2 1 (0.92%) iSCSI
2 1 (0.92%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.92%) Firewall
2 1 (0.92%) FTP
2 1 (0.92%) HTTP
2 1 (0.92%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.34%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.42%) MySQL
3 4 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.75%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.83%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (24.77%) WebSpeed
2 7 (6.42%) Subversion
3 6 (5.50%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.83%) NUnit
4 2 (1.83%) Maven
4 2 (1.83%) Ant
5 1 (0.92%) QADirector
5 1 (0.92%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.92%) Eclipse
General
1 16 (14.68%) Finance
2 4 (3.67%) Marketing
3 2 (1.83%) Back Office
3 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.92%) Front Office
4 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.92%) Games
4 1 (0.92%) Banking
4 1 (0.92%) Retail
4 1 (0.92%) Billing
4 1 (0.92%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (55.96%) Developer
2 48 (44.04%) Progress Developer
3 13 (11.93%) Analyst
4 10 (9.17%) Senior Developer
5 9 (8.26%) Programmer
6 7 (6.42%) Junior
6 7 (6.42%) Applications Developer
6 7 (6.42%) Project Manager
6 7 (6.42%) ScrumMaster
7 5 (4.59%) Junior Applications Developer
7 5 (4.59%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (4.59%) Team Leader
7 5 (4.59%) Junior Developer
8 4 (3.67%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 4 (3.67%) Progress Programmer
8 4 (3.67%) Java Developer
8 4 (3.67%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (3.67%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (2.75%) Support Analyst
9 3 (2.75%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (27.52%) .NET
2 15 (13.76%) HTML
3 8 (7.34%) Web Services
4 7 (6.42%) ASP.NET
4 7 (6.42%) Velocity
5 6 (5.50%) CSS
6 4 (3.67%) XML
6 4 (3.67%) HTML5
7 3 (2.75%) WCF
8 2 (1.83%) WPF
8 2 (1.83%) JSON
8 2 (1.83%) XSLT
8 2 (1.83%) EDI
8 2 (1.83%) Spring
8 2 (1.83%) Ajax
8 2 (1.83%) Vaadin
9 1 (0.92%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.92%) EDIFACT
9 1 (0.92%) LAMP
9 1 (0.92%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.59%) Client/Server
1 5 (4.59%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.75%) Replication
3 2 (1.83%) Clustering
3 2 (1.83%) Cryptography
3 2 (1.83%) Ontologies
3 2 (1.83%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.83%) Physics
3 2 (1.83%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.92%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.92%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.92%) iSeries
4 1 (0.92%) Derivative
4 1 (0.92%) CPLD
4 1 (0.92%) Firmware
4 1 (0.92%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.92%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.84%) Windows
2 6 (5.50%) UNIX
3 5 (4.59%) Linux
4 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (11.93%) Scrum
3 12 (11.01%) ITIL
3 12 (11.01%) Project Management
4 9 (8.26%) Business Analysis
5 8 (7.34%) ERP
6 6 (5.50%) PRINCE2
6 6 (5.50%) Service Management
6 6 (5.50%) Software Engineering
7 5 (4.59%) ITSM
8 4 (3.67%) Risk Management
8 4 (3.67%) Validation
8 4 (3.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (3.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.67%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (3.67%) Pair Programming
9 3 (2.75%) Unit Testing
9 3 (2.75%) Kanban
9 3 (2.75%) Waterfall
9 3 (2.75%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 39 (35.78%) Progress 4GL
2 12 (11.01%) Java
3 11 (10.09%) SQL
4 10 (9.17%) JavaScript
5 9 (8.26%) C#
6 6 (5.50%) C++
6 6 (5.50%) PHP
7 4 (3.67%) Python
7 4 (3.67%) Golang
8 3 (2.75%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.75%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.83%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.83%) Perl
9 2 (1.83%) C
10 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.92%) VB6
10 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.92%) RPG IV
10 1 (0.92%) RPG
10 1 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (12.84%) Degree
2 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.83%) CISM
3 2 (1.83%) CISSP
3 2 (1.83%) CEH
3 2 (1.83%) MCP
3 2 (1.83%) MCAD
3 2 (1.83%) MCSD
3 2 (1.83%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.83%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.83%) CSSLP
4 1 (0.92%) MCSE
4 1 (0.92%) MCSA
4 1 (0.92%) ISEB
4 1 (0.92%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.26%) QA
2 2 (1.83%) SLA
3 1 (0.92%) COBIT
3 1 (0.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.92%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) WebInspect
2 1 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (9.17%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.50%) BMC
2 6 (5.50%) Oracle
3 5 (4.59%) Remedy
3 5 (4.59%) QAD
3 5 (4.59%) CA
3 5 (4.59%) ServiceNow
4 4 (3.67%) Google
5 2 (1.83%) Sybase
5 2 (1.83%) HP
6 1 (0.92%) Intel
6 1 (0.92%) Citrix
6 1 (0.92%) Informatica
6 1 (0.92%) Sage
6 1 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.92%) Wyse
6 1 (0.92%) SEEBURGER
6 1 (0.92%) Capita
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £43000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Eclipse IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dronfield, Derbyshire
Eclipse IT Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Eclipse IT Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Eclipse IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £34000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45K + Bens DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Midlands
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
East London, United Kingdom
Tower Hamlets College
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car + Bonus + Bens
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