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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress
Rank 397 435 478
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +43
Permanent jobs citing Progress 38 34 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.16% 0.034%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.32% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 38 34 5
Median salary £37,500 £41,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £58,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
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
8930 10606 11417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.92% 50.90% 48.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7404 8379 9069
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £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
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Progress across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Progress Salary Histogram 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 30 May 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
West Sussex +2 19 £40,000 +40.35%
Kent - 10 £25,000 - 1
Home Counties - 5 £35,000 -
Surrey - 4 £42,500 -
Progress
England

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 38 (51.35%) Linux
2 34 (45.95%) Windows
3 33 (44.59%) Software Engineering
4 32 (43.24%) Validation
5 31 (41.89%) C++
5 31 (41.89%) Aerospace
6 29 (39.19%) SDLC
7 27 (36.49%) Degree
8 23 (31.08%) C
9 22 (29.73%) Configuration Management
9 22 (29.73%) OpenEdge
10 21 (28.38%) Requirements Analysis
10 21 (28.38%) Data Analysis
11 18 (24.32%) Progress 4GL
12 17 (22.97%) C#
12 17 (22.97%) .NET
12 17 (22.97%) OpenEdge ABL
13 16 (21.62%) Unix
13 16 (21.62%) TCP/IP
14 15 (20.27%) Subversion
14 15 (20.27%) Computer Science
15 14 (18.92%) jQuery
15 14 (18.92%) MFC
15 14 (18.92%) JavaScript
15 14 (18.92%) MVC
16 13 (17.57%) Assembly Language
16 13 (17.57%) OpenGL
16 13 (17.57%) DirectX
16 13 (17.57%) VxWorks
16 13 (17.57%) Visual Studio

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 22 (29.73%) OpenEdge
2 5 (6.76%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (9.46%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.11%) Simulink
3 5 (6.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.35%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.35%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.62%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) CouchDB
1 4 (5.41%) MongoDB
1 4 (5.41%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.35%) Big Data
3 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (20.27%) Subversion
2 13 (17.57%) Visual Studio
3 9 (12.16%) Git (software)
4 6 (8.11%) Mercurial
5 5 (6.76%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.35%) WebSpeed
General
1 31 (41.89%) Aerospace
2 12 (16.22%) Avionics
3 1 (1.35%) Billing
3 1 (1.35%) Finance
3 1 (1.35%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (39.19%) Developer
2 25 (33.78%) Software Engineer
3 16 (21.62%) OpenEdge Developer
3 16 (21.62%) Progress Developer
4 12 (16.22%) Senior Developer
5 11 (14.86%) Senior Progress Developer
6 10 (13.51%) Graduate
6 10 (13.51%) Graduate Developer
6 10 (13.51%) Graduate Software Developer
6 10 (13.51%) Software Developer
7 6 (8.11%) Consultant
8 5 (6.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 5 (6.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Consultant
8 5 (6.76%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (6.76%) Designer
8 5 (6.76%) IT Consultant
8 5 (6.76%) IT Support
8 5 (6.76%) Support Consultant
9 3 (4.05%) Senior Manager
10 2 (2.70%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.97%) .NET
2 14 (18.92%) jQuery
2 14 (18.92%) MFC
3 13 (17.57%) DirectX
3 13 (17.57%) OpenGL
4 12 (16.22%) AngularJS
4 12 (16.22%) HTML
5 11 (14.86%) Kendo UI
6 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.27%) Computer Science
2 11 (14.86%) Client/Server
2 11 (14.86%) Mathematics
2 11 (14.86%) N-Tier
3 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.76%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.35%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 38 (51.35%) Linux
2 34 (45.95%) Windows
3 16 (21.62%) Unix
4 13 (17.57%) VxWorks
5 5 (6.76%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (6.76%) Windows XP
6 4 (5.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.59%) Software Engineering
2 32 (43.24%) Validation
3 29 (39.19%) SDLC
4 22 (29.73%) Configuration Management
5 21 (28.38%) Data Analysis
5 21 (28.38%) Requirements Analysis
6 14 (18.92%) MVC
7 11 (14.86%) Mentoring
8 5 (6.76%) Computer Architecture
8 5 (6.76%) Image Processing
8 5 (6.76%) Logistics
8 5 (6.76%) OO
8 5 (6.76%) TDD
9 4 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.41%) OOD
10 3 (4.05%) Business Continuity
10 3 (4.05%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.05%) Unit Testing
11 2 (2.70%) Information Security
11 2 (2.70%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.89%) C++
2 23 (31.08%) C
3 18 (24.32%) Progress 4GL
4 17 (22.97%) C#
4 17 (22.97%) OpenEdge ABL
5 14 (18.92%) JavaScript
6 13 (17.57%) Assembly Language
7 6 (8.11%) MATLAB
8 5 (6.76%) SQL
9 3 (4.05%) Python
9 3 (4.05%) Ruby
10 1 (1.35%) Java
10 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (36.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) AICPA
System Software
1 5 (6.76%) Firmware
2 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.76%) VMware
3 1 (1.35%) CA
3 1 (1.35%) SAP
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