The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 247 255 238
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Permanent jobs citing Progress 7 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.10% 0.027% 0.044%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.061% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £60,000 £62,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +45.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +10.71%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2923 3257 3056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.46% 44.38% 44.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2339 2520 2588
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Progress
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Progress Salary Trend in the North West

Progress
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Manchester +6 6 £60,000 -22.58%
Lancashire +4 1 - - 1
Progress
England

Progress
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (22.22%) JIRA
3 2 (22.22%) Investment Management
3 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Change Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Business Change Manager
1 4 (44.44%) IT Project Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Business Project Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Business Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Business Change Project Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Change Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Project Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Investment Management
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
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Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Health and pension
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