The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Leeds 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress
Rank 182 - 151
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Progress 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.027% - 0.039%
As % of the Vendors category 0.055% - 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £33,000 - £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +20.96%
Vendors Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1826 1219 1224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 49.73% 47.23% 48.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1374 929 954
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Progress
West Yorkshire

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Progress across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) OpenEdge
1 7 (87.50%) Progress 4GL
2 5 (62.50%) WebSpeed
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Client/Server
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) VB
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) VB6
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) COBIT
4 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 7 (87.50%) OpenEdge
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) WebSpeed
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Progress Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Progress 4GL
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) VB
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) COBIT
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle