The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress
Rank 143 - 135
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Progress 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.16% - 0.096%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £55,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
Progress
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1208 1314 1217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 48.49% 53.94% 58.48%
Number of salaries quoted 848 932 959
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Progress
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Progress Salary Trend in Reading

Progress
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Business Transformation

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Banking Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Business Transformation