The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress
Rank 70 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Progress 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.34% - 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% - 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £18,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Progress
South West

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

Vendors Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
225 264 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 38.53% 38.77% 42.63%
Number of salaries quoted 202 228 248
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Progress
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Progress Salary Trend in Somerset

Progress
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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%) Publishing
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Implementation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft