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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress
Rank 176 173 161
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Permanent jobs citing Progress 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.12% 0.031% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.064% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
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
1598 1570 1369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 46.73% 48.58% 46.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1274 1196 1122
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 16 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Progress 4GL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) OpenEdge
2 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (80.00%) OpenEdge
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Progress Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior VB.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Progress 4GL
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft