The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Leicestershire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress
Rank - 78 69
Permanent jobs citing Progress 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.14% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.28% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +2.81%
Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
390 362 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 40.97% 50.21% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 344 311 232
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Progress
East Midlands

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 8 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) OpenEdge
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (50.00%) OpenEdge
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Progress Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (50.00%) Progress Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Business Objects