The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress
Rank 78 80 82
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Progress 3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.37% 0.43% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.94% 0.77% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Average salary £45,000 £22,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +12.90%
Progress
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
320 388 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 39.85% 55.51% 55.78%
Number of salaries quoted 265 340 336
Average salary £38,800 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Progress
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Progress Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Progress
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +8 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Progress
East Midlands

Progress
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) OpenEdge

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (100.00%) OpenEdge
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Progress Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Progress Programmer
2 2 (66.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET