The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress
Rank - - 59
Permanent jobs citing Progress 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 1.32%
As % of the Vendors category - - 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
Progress
England

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

Vendors Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
424 234 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 50.06% 35.89% 52.72%
Number of salaries quoted 326 208 312
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Progress
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Progress Salary Trend in the North East

Progress
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) SQL DBA
1 2 (100.00%) Progress DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft