The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Progress Software Corporation.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress
Rank 414 443 451
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +8
Permanent jobs citing Progress 1 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.006% 0.11% 0.096%
As % of the Vendors category 0.012% 0.23% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 19 10
Median salary £22,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +8.43%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8096 10484 11269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 46.52% 49.77% 51.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6468 8663 8627
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Progress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Progress
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Progress Salary Trend in the South East

Progress
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 1 £22,500 -
Progress
England

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing Progress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Progress.

1 9 (37.50%) Aerospace
1 9 (37.50%) Validation
1 9 (37.50%) OpenEdge
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
2 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (29.17%) SDLC
4 6 (25.00%) Linux
5 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.83%) Data Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
5 5 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
6 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 4 (16.67%) Windows
6 4 (16.67%) Progress 4GL
6 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (16.67%) C
6 4 (16.67%) C++
7 2 (8.33%) MFC
7 2 (8.33%) IIS
7 2 (8.33%) MS Office
7 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
7 2 (8.33%) Unix
7 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
7 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
7 2 (8.33%) Assembly Language
7 2 (8.33%) Internet
7 2 (8.33%) OpenGL
7 2 (8.33%) DirectX
7 2 (8.33%) VxWorks

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (37.50%) OpenEdge
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA Agile
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (37.50%) Aerospace
2 2 (8.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) OpenEdge Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Progress Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Designer
3 5 (20.83%) Graduate
3 5 (20.83%) Graduate Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Graduate Software Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Software Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) IT Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support
5 2 (8.33%) Support Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Progress 4GL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) DirectX
1 2 (8.33%) MFC
1 2 (8.33%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Unix
3 2 (8.33%) VxWorks
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Validation
2 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (29.17%) SDLC
4 5 (20.83%) Data Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
4 5 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.33%) Scrum
7 1 (4.17%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) C
1 4 (16.67%) C++
1 4 (16.67%) Progress 4GL
2 2 (8.33%) Assembly Language
2 2 (8.33%) OpenEdge ABL
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) VMware