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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress
Rank - 79 84
Permanent jobs citing Progress 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.35% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.88% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +10.71%
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
329 339 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 48.24% 39.84% 53.91%
Number of salaries quoted 233 285 325
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) OpenEdge
1 1 (100.00%) Progress 4GL
1 1 (100.00%) WebSpeed
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) OpenEdge
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) WebSpeed
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Progress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Progress 4GL