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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress
Rank 778 848 753
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -95
Permanent jobs citing Progress 100 49 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.098% 0.045% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.096% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 82 42 92
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £34,100 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
47043 50972 48194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 46.01% 46.61% 47.36%
Number of salaries quoted 38586 41263 39864
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +76 65 £45,000 -18.18% 4
South East +14 17 £45,000 +12.50% 2
West Midlands -14 7 £39,750 +6.00% 2
North West +1 6 £60,000 -22.58%
South West -11 3 £42,500 +11.54% 2
East of England +2 2 £50,000 -4.76%
Yorkshire +4 1 £47,000 +42.42%
Progress
UK

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 61 (32.97%) Finance
2 47 (25.41%) HTML
3 46 (24.86%) JavaScript
4 44 (23.78%) Progress 4GL
4 44 (23.78%) Microsoft
5 35 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (18.92%) Degree
5 35 (18.92%) Project Management
5 35 (18.92%) MS Excel
6 34 (18.38%) XML
6 34 (18.38%) REST
7 32 (17.30%) CSS
8 31 (16.76%) MS Office
9 30 (16.22%) OpenEdge
10 29 (15.68%) XHTML
10 29 (15.68%) COM
11 27 (14.59%) Analytical Skills
12 26 (14.05%) .NET
13 25 (13.51%) Linux
14 24 (12.97%) SQL
15 22 (11.89%) SQL Server
15 22 (11.89%) Windows
15 22 (11.89%) Mentoring
16 21 (11.35%) SDLC
17 19 (10.27%) ITIL
17 19 (10.27%) Scrum
18 18 (9.73%) Business Analysis
18 18 (9.73%) Web Services
19 17 (9.19%) C#
19 17 (9.19%) Software Engineering

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 30 (16.22%) OpenEdge
2 7 (3.78%) Apache
3 6 (3.24%) IIS
3 6 (3.24%) JBoss
3 6 (3.24%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.16%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.08%) Node.js
6 1 (0.54%) Orchard CMS
6 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 35 (18.92%) MS Excel
2 31 (16.76%) MS Office
3 5 (2.70%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.16%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.62%) MS Project
6 2 (1.08%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.08%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (4.32%) BusinessWare
2 7 (3.78%) Oracle Financials
3 6 (3.24%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (3.24%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (2.16%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (1.62%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 3 (1.62%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 3 (1.62%) Oracle AGIS
5 3 (1.62%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (1.62%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (1.08%) Oracle SCM
6 2 (1.08%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (1.08%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (0.54%) Orchard Housing
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.54%) Demantra
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.54%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.08%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.49%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.78%) Intranet
2 7 (3.78%) Internet
3 4 (2.16%) LAN
3 4 (2.16%) WAN
4 3 (1.62%) Ethernet
4 3 (1.62%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.08%) NAS
5 2 (1.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.70%) MS Access
2 5 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.62%) CouchDB
4 3 (1.62%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.62%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.54%) SQLite
6 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (7.57%) WebSpeed
2 9 (4.86%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.32%) Subversion
4 5 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.16%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.16%) JIRA
5 4 (2.16%) Selenium
5 4 (2.16%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.54%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.54%) Xcode
6 1 (0.54%) JUnit
General
1 61 (32.97%) Finance
2 13 (7.03%) Banking
3 10 (5.41%) Retail
4 8 (4.32%) Aerospace
5 6 (3.24%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.16%) Games
6 4 (2.16%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.16%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.16%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (1.62%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.62%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.08%) Electronics
8 2 (1.08%) Marketing
9 1 (0.54%) Front Office
9 1 (0.54%) Law
9 1 (0.54%) Legal
9 1 (0.54%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.54%) Billing
Job Titles
1 66 (35.68%) Developer
2 38 (20.54%) Progress Developer
3 24 (12.97%) Analyst
4 18 (9.73%) Architect
5 15 (8.11%) Software Developer
5 15 (8.11%) Software Engineer
5 15 (8.11%) Applications Architect
6 14 (7.57%) Applications Developer
7 11 (5.95%) ScrumMaster
8 10 (5.41%) .NET Developer
9 9 (4.86%) Business Analyst
9 9 (4.86%) Analyst Programmer
9 9 (4.86%) Programmer
10 8 (4.32%) Technical Manager
10 8 (4.32%) Progress Analyst Programmer
10 8 (4.32%) Progress Programmer
11 6 (3.24%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (3.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (3.24%) Graduate
11 6 (3.24%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (25.41%) HTML
2 34 (18.38%) XML
2 34 (18.38%) REST
3 32 (17.30%) CSS
4 29 (15.68%) XHTML
4 29 (15.68%) COM
5 26 (14.05%) .NET
6 18 (9.73%) Web Services
7 15 (8.11%) ASP.NET
8 11 (5.95%) Velocity
8 11 (5.95%) jQuery
9 8 (4.32%) JSON
10 7 (3.78%) Ajax
11 6 (3.24%) Java EE
11 6 (3.24%) DirectX
11 6 (3.24%) COM+
11 6 (3.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (2.16%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (2.16%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (2.16%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.59%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.11%) Client/Server
3 12 (6.49%) Mathematics
4 11 (5.95%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.95%) Data Integration
5 5 (2.70%) Equities
5 5 (2.70%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.16%) Social Gaming
6 4 (2.16%) Mobile Games
7 3 (1.62%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.62%) Device Driver
7 3 (1.62%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.08%) Social Media
8 2 (1.08%) Blog
8 2 (1.08%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.08%) NHS
8 2 (1.08%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.08%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.54%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 25 (13.51%) Linux
2 22 (11.89%) Windows
3 10 (5.41%) UNIX
4 8 (4.32%) VxWorks
5 7 (3.78%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.70%) Android
7 4 (2.16%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.08%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.54%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (18.92%) Project Management
1 35 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (11.89%) Mentoring
3 21 (11.35%) SDLC
4 19 (10.27%) Scrum
4 19 (10.27%) ITIL
5 18 (9.73%) Business Analysis
6 17 (9.19%) Software Engineering
7 15 (8.11%) MVC
8 13 (7.03%) PRINCE2
8 13 (7.03%) Change Management
8 13 (7.03%) Coaching
9 12 (6.49%) Validation
9 12 (6.49%) TDD
9 12 (6.49%) Configuration Management
10 11 (5.95%) Programme Management
10 11 (5.95%) DSDM
10 11 (5.95%) Kanban
10 11 (5.95%) Test Scripting
11 10 (5.41%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 46 (24.86%) JavaScript
2 44 (23.78%) Progress 4GL
3 24 (12.97%) SQL
4 17 (9.19%) C#
5 14 (7.57%) C++
5 14 (7.57%) C
6 10 (5.41%) Java
7 8 (4.32%) Perl
7 8 (4.32%) Python
7 8 (4.32%) Assembly Language
8 5 (2.70%) VB.NET
8 5 (2.70%) VBA
9 4 (2.16%) Ruby
10 3 (1.62%) MATLAB
10 3 (1.62%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.08%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.08%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.54%) AWK
12 1 (0.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (18.92%) Degree
2 3 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.62%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.08%) HND
3 2 (1.08%) MCSE
3 2 (1.08%) CCNA
3 2 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.54%) MBA
4 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.86%) QA
2 4 (2.16%) SLA
3 1 (0.54%) COBIT
3 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.54%) P3O
System Software
1 11 (5.95%) Firmware
2 2 (1.08%) vSphere
2 2 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (4.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 44 (23.78%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.65%) Oracle
3 9 (4.86%) Ab Initio
4 8 (4.32%) Vitria
4 8 (4.32%) webMethods
5 4 (2.16%) SAP
5 4 (2.16%) Facebook
6 2 (1.08%) VMware
6 2 (1.08%) Google
6 2 (1.08%) Sony
7 1 (0.54%) QAD
7 1 (0.54%) Remedy
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