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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Progress Software Corporation.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress
Rank 801 812 891
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +79
Permanent jobs citing Progress 79 119 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.12% 0.055%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.26% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 72 100 39
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
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
39049 46128 49921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.41% 45.63% 47.34%
Number of salaries quoted 31734 38226 39883
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Progress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

Progress Salary Histogram in England

Progress
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the England region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +14 32 £45,000 - 2
West Midlands -8 19 £40,000 - 2
Yorkshire +26 10 £40,000 +33.33% 1
North West +9 7 £42,750 +1.78% 1
Midlands - 6 £42,500 -
East of England +13 2 £52,500 +16.66% 1
South East +8 1 £22,500 -50.00%
North East +5 1 £77,500 +61.78%
South West -8 1 £24,500 -42.35% 2
Progress
UK

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Progress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Progress.

1 131 (62.98%) OpenEdge
2 55 (26.44%) Line Management
3 43 (20.67%) Microsoft
4 35 (16.83%) Progress 4GL
5 33 (15.87%) HTML
5 33 (15.87%) JavaScript
6 31 (14.90%) Degree
7 26 (12.50%) CSS
8 24 (11.54%) SDLC
9 23 (11.06%) MS Office
9 23 (11.06%) Computer Science
10 19 (9.13%) MS Excel
10 19 (9.13%) Software Engineering
11 18 (8.65%) Windows
12 17 (8.17%) XML
13 16 (7.69%) Client/Server
13 16 (7.69%) WebSpeed
13 16 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (7.21%) COM
15 14 (6.73%) .NET
15 14 (6.73%) XHTML
15 14 (6.73%) OLE
16 13 (6.25%) Aerospace
17 11 (5.29%) Validation
17 11 (5.29%) Mentoring
17 11 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
18 10 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
18 10 (4.81%) Finance
18 10 (4.81%) C#
18 10 (4.81%) Linux

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 131 (62.98%) OpenEdge
2 2 (0.96%) CMS
2 2 (0.96%) IIS
2 2 (0.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (11.06%) MS Office
2 19 (9.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.88%) Office 365
2 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.88%) Firewall
2 5 (2.40%) Network Security
2 5 (2.40%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.44%) Internet
4 1 (0.48%) SAN
4 1 (0.48%) SSL
4 1 (0.48%) VoIP
4 1 (0.48%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.88%) Relational Database
2 5 (2.40%) RDBMS
3 4 (1.92%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.96%) QlikView
5 1 (0.48%) Big Data
5 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.48%) MySQL
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (7.69%) WebSpeed
2 5 (2.40%) Cucumber
2 5 (2.40%) Selenium
2 5 (2.40%) SoapUI
2 5 (2.40%) WebDriver
3 4 (1.92%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.44%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.44%) Subversion
5 2 (0.96%) JIRA
5 2 (0.96%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (6.25%) Aerospace
2 10 (4.81%) Finance
3 3 (1.44%) Retail
4 2 (0.96%) Advertising
4 2 (0.96%) Electronics
4 2 (0.96%) Front Office
4 2 (0.96%) Local Government
4 2 (0.96%) Marketing
5 1 (0.48%) Banking
5 1 (0.48%) Games
5 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 152 (73.08%) Developer
2 121 (58.17%) Progress Developer
3 51 (24.52%) OpenEdge Developer
4 40 (19.23%) Designer
5 25 (12.02%) Software Developer
6 24 (11.54%) Senior Developer
7 21 (10.10%) Senior Progress Developer
8 20 (9.62%) Graduate
8 20 (9.62%) Graduate Developer
8 20 (9.62%) Graduate Software Developer
9 15 (7.21%) Analyst
9 15 (7.21%) Progress 4GL Developer
10 13 (6.25%) Software Engineer
11 7 (3.37%) Security Manager
12 6 (2.88%) .NET Developer
12 6 (2.88%) Service Desk Analyst
12 6 (2.88%) Test Analyst
13 5 (2.40%) Architecture Manager
13 5 (2.40%) Senior Analyst
13 5 (2.40%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (15.87%) HTML
2 26 (12.50%) CSS
3 17 (8.17%) XML
4 15 (7.21%) COM
5 14 (6.73%) .NET
5 14 (6.73%) OLE
5 14 (6.73%) XHTML
6 7 (3.37%) ASP.NET
7 5 (2.40%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (2.40%) Web Services
8 3 (1.44%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.44%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 3 (1.44%) DirectX
8 3 (1.44%) MFC
8 3 (1.44%) OpenGL
8 3 (1.44%) WinForms
9 2 (0.96%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.96%) Entity Framework
9 2 (0.96%) Ninject
9 2 (0.96%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.06%) Computer Science
2 16 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 11 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.37%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.44%) User Experience
6 3 (1.44%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (0.96%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.96%) Telematics
7 2 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.48%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.48%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.48%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.65%) Windows
2 10 (4.81%) Linux
3 6 (2.88%) Windows 7
3 6 (2.88%) Windows 8
4 3 (1.44%) Android
4 3 (1.44%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.44%) Unix
4 3 (1.44%) VxWorks
5 2 (0.96%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (0.96%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.96%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (26.44%) Line Management
2 24 (11.54%) SDLC
3 19 (9.13%) Software Engineering
4 16 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (5.29%) Mentoring
5 11 (5.29%) Validation
6 10 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (4.33%) Scrum
8 7 (3.37%) ITIL
8 7 (3.37%) Web Development
9 6 (2.88%) Data Analysis
9 6 (2.88%) E-Commerce
9 6 (2.88%) Logistics
9 6 (2.88%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (2.88%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (2.40%) Configuration Management
10 5 (2.40%) Information Security
10 5 (2.40%) MVC
10 5 (2.40%) OO
10 5 (2.40%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (16.83%) Progress 4GL
2 33 (15.87%) JavaScript
3 10 (4.81%) C#
4 9 (4.33%) C++
5 8 (3.85%) C
5 8 (3.85%) SQL
6 4 (1.92%) OpenEdge ABL
7 3 (1.44%) Assembly Language
8 2 (0.96%) R
9 1 (0.48%) Java
9 1 (0.48%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.48%) PHP
9 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.48%) Python
9 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (14.90%) Degree
2 6 (2.88%) A+ Certification
2 6 (2.88%) MCP
2 6 (2.88%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (0.48%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.48%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.33%) SLA
2 6 (2.88%) QA
3 5 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.48%) Terminal Server
2 1 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 43 (20.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.88%) Citrix
2 6 (2.88%) Remedy
3 3 (1.44%) VMware
4 2 (0.96%) Oracle
5 1 (0.48%) Cisco
5 1 (0.48%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.48%) HP
5 1 (0.48%) WatchGuard
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