The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Progress 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +10.34%
Progress
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
505 631 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.66% 52.06% 45.30%
Number of salaries quoted 463 488 484
Average salary £38,782 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.04% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,950 £27,780
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £90,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Progress across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Progress
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Progress across the Kent region.

Progress Salary Trend in Kent

Progress
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree