The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 23 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 Northern Ireland 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress
Rank - 40 42
Permanent jobs citing Progress 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 1.72% 0.70%
As % of the Vendors category - 3.88% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +2.81%
Vendors Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
95 129 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 48.47% 44.33% 46.83%
Number of salaries quoted 61 87 62
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £14,072 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Progress
UK

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Progress
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware