The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress
Rank 838 741 778
Rank change year-on-year
-97 +37
Permanent jobs citing Progress 50 103 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.10% 0.089%
As % of the Vendors category 0.097% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 43 92 83
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £31,150 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,800 £37,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +19.04%
Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
51462 48650 53288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.11% 47.81% 47.90%
Number of salaries quoted 41721 40259 45393
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,750 £28,500
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
UK

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 July 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 July 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 -58 18 £55,000 +26.43% 6
West Midlands 0 11 £37,500 - 4
East of England - 5 £52,500 - 1
South East -11 4 £40,000 -5.88% 2
South West -18 4 £38,100 +58.75% 2
East Midlands -3 3 £45,000 +16.12% 1
North East -7 2 £32,500 +2.36%
Yorkshire -44 2 £36,500 +12.30%
North West -4 1 £77,500 +103.27% 3
Progress
UK

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 44 (36.36%) OpenEdge
2 37 (30.58%) Progress 4GL
3 33 (27.27%) .NET
4 28 (23.14%) WebSpeed
5 25 (20.66%) HTML
6 21 (17.36%) ITIL
7 19 (15.70%) Java
7 19 (15.70%) Finance
8 18 (14.88%) Windows
9 17 (14.05%) Degree
10 16 (13.22%) SQL
11 15 (12.40%) PHP
12 14 (11.57%) C++
12 14 (11.57%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (10.74%) Linux
13 13 (10.74%) Microsoft
14 12 (9.92%) Project Management
14 12 (9.92%) UNIX
14 12 (9.92%) MS Excel
14 12 (9.92%) ERP
14 12 (9.92%) JavaScript
15 11 (9.09%) Scrum
16 10 (8.26%) SQL Server
16 10 (8.26%) CSS
17 9 (7.44%) Web Services
17 9 (7.44%) MySQL
17 9 (7.44%) Relational Database
18 8 (6.61%) Service Management
18 8 (6.61%) BMC
18 8 (6.61%) Sage

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 44 (36.36%) OpenEdge
2 4 (3.31%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.83%) Lync
3 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.83%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (9.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.79%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (4.13%) MFGPRO
3 1 (0.83%) Maximo
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.65%) ADSL
1 2 (1.65%) Broadband
1 2 (1.65%) SNMP
1 2 (1.65%) VPN
1 2 (1.65%) 2G
1 2 (1.65%) Internet
1 2 (1.65%) 3G
1 2 (1.65%) 4G
2 1 (0.83%) InfiniBand
2 1 (0.83%) Firewall
2 1 (0.83%) VLAN
2 1 (0.83%) iSCSI
2 1 (0.83%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.83%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.83%) SAN
2 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.83%) LAN
2 1 (0.83%) WAN
2 1 (0.83%) FTP
2 1 (0.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.26%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.44%) MySQL
2 9 (7.44%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.61%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.65%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.65%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (23.14%) WebSpeed
2 7 (5.79%) Subversion
3 5 (4.13%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.65%) NUnit
4 2 (1.65%) Maven
4 2 (1.65%) Ant
5 1 (0.83%) QADirector
5 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
General
1 19 (15.70%) Finance
2 6 (4.96%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.31%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.31%) Marketing
4 1 (0.83%) Front Office
4 1 (0.83%) Back Office
4 1 (0.83%) Games
4 1 (0.83%) Military
4 1 (0.83%) Banking
4 1 (0.83%) Billing
4 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 70 (57.85%) Developer
2 59 (48.76%) Progress Developer
3 18 (14.88%) Analyst
4 16 (13.22%) Senior Developer
5 9 (7.44%) Junior
6 8 (6.61%) Programmer
7 7 (5.79%) Project Manager
7 7 (5.79%) Applications Developer
7 7 (5.79%) Junior Developer
7 7 (5.79%) Junior Applications Developer
8 6 (4.96%) Development Manager
8 6 (4.96%) Senior Manager
8 6 (4.96%) Analyst Programmer
8 6 (4.96%) Support Analyst
8 6 (4.96%) ScrumMaster
9 5 (4.13%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.13%) Progress Programmer
10 4 (3.31%) Senior Systems Analyst
10 4 (3.31%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.31%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (27.27%) .NET
2 25 (20.66%) HTML
3 10 (8.26%) CSS
4 9 (7.44%) Web Services
5 7 (5.79%) ASP.NET
6 6 (4.96%) Velocity
6 6 (4.96%) HTML5
7 4 (3.31%) XML
8 3 (2.48%) Ajax
8 3 (2.48%) JSON
9 2 (1.65%) Vaadin
9 2 (1.65%) WCF
9 2 (1.65%) WPF
9 2 (1.65%) Spring
9 2 (1.65%) XSLT
9 2 (1.65%) EDI
9 2 (1.65%) SonicMQ
10 1 (0.83%) EDIFACT
10 1 (0.83%) LAMP
10 1 (0.83%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.79%) Client/Server
2 5 (4.13%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.48%) Replication
4 2 (1.65%) Clustering
4 2 (1.65%) IVR
4 2 (1.65%) Cryptography
4 2 (1.65%) Ontologies
4 2 (1.65%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.65%) Physics
4 2 (1.65%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.83%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.83%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.83%) Derivative
5 1 (0.83%) CPLD
5 1 (0.83%) Firmware
5 1 (0.83%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.83%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.88%) Windows
2 13 (10.74%) Linux
3 12 (9.92%) UNIX
4 7 (5.79%) Solaris
5 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.65%) CentOS
6 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.36%) ITIL
2 14 (11.57%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (9.92%) ERP
3 12 (9.92%) Project Management
4 11 (9.09%) Scrum
5 8 (6.61%) Software Engineering
5 8 (6.61%) Business Analysis
5 8 (6.61%) Service Management
6 7 (5.79%) CRM
6 7 (5.79%) ITSM
7 6 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (3.31%) PRINCE2
8 4 (3.31%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.31%) Risk Management
8 4 (3.31%) Validation
8 4 (3.31%) Pair Programming
8 4 (3.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (2.48%) Unit Testing
9 3 (2.48%) User Stories
9 3 (2.48%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 37 (30.58%) Progress 4GL
2 19 (15.70%) Java
3 16 (13.22%) SQL
4 15 (12.40%) PHP
5 14 (11.57%) C++
6 12 (9.92%) JavaScript
7 8 (6.61%) Perl
7 8 (6.61%) C
7 8 (6.61%) C#
8 7 (5.79%) Shell Script
9 6 (4.96%) Python
9 6 (4.96%) Golang
10 4 (3.31%) VB
11 3 (2.48%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.48%) VB6
12 2 (1.65%) VBA
12 2 (1.65%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.65%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (14.05%) Degree
2 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.65%) CISM
3 2 (1.65%) CISSP
3 2 (1.65%) CEH
3 2 (1.65%) MCP
3 2 (1.65%) MCAD
3 2 (1.65%) MCSD
3 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.65%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (1.65%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.65%) CSSLP
4 1 (0.83%) MCSE
4 1 (0.83%) MCSA
4 1 (0.83%) ISEB
4 1 (0.83%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.61%) SLA
2 7 (5.79%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.83%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.83%) Terminal Services
1 1 (0.83%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.65%) WebInspect
1 2 (1.65%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.83%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (10.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.61%) Oracle
2 8 (6.61%) Sybase
2 8 (6.61%) BMC
2 8 (6.61%) Sage
3 7 (5.79%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (5.79%) Remedy
3 7 (5.79%) CA
3 7 (5.79%) ServiceNow
4 6 (4.96%) Google
5 5 (4.13%) QAD
6 3 (2.48%) HP
7 2 (1.65%) Citrix
7 2 (1.65%) Capita
8 1 (0.83%) Mitel
8 1 (0.83%) Autodesk
8 1 (0.83%) Wyse
8 1 (0.83%) Symantec
8 1 (0.83%) Intel
8 1 (0.83%) Business Objects
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