The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress
Rank 149 191 195
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +4
Permanent jobs citing Progress 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.23% 0.11% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.25% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 1
Median salary £40,000 £29,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -34.09%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Progress
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1031 1621 2006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 39.28% 44.56% 52.02%
Number of salaries quoted 884 1267 1440
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing Progress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Progress
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Progress Salary Trend in Leeds

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Progress.

1 19 (70.37%) OpenEdge
2 10 (37.04%) Progress 4GL
2 10 (37.04%) HTML
2 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
3 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 6 (22.22%) Selenium
4 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 6 (22.22%) WebDriver
4 6 (22.22%) Cucumber
4 6 (22.22%) SoapUI
4 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 4 (14.81%) Finance
5 4 (14.81%) Line Management
6 2 (7.41%) Analytics
6 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (7.41%) Campaign Management
6 2 (7.41%) Dependency Management
6 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
6 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
6 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (7.41%) Web Analytics
6 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (7.41%) OpenEdge ABL
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.41%) CMS
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 19 (70.37%) OpenEdge
2 2 (7.41%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
1 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Cucumber
1 6 (22.22%) Selenium
1 6 (22.22%) SoapUI
1 6 (22.22%) WebDriver
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.41%) WebSpeed
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Developer
1 11 (40.74%) Progress Developer
2 9 (33.33%) OpenEdge Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Software Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) Senior Test Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) Test Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Automation Test Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Designer
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Security Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
1 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
2 6 (22.22%) Automated Testing
2 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (22.22%) Manual Testing
2 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 4 (14.81%) Line Management
4 2 (7.41%) Analytics
4 2 (7.41%) Campaign Management
4 2 (7.41%) CRM
4 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
4 2 (7.41%) Dependency Management
4 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
4 2 (7.41%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) Release Management
4 2 (7.41%) Scrum
4 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.41%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
1 10 (37.04%) Progress 4GL
2 2 (7.41%) OpenEdge ABL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
1 2 (7.41%) QA