The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress
Rank 230 223 234
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Progress 6 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.099% 0.019% 0.036%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.041% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £21,500 £32,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.84% -36.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £32,500 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,500 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £27,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -26.66%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2634 2416 2576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.60% 44.87% 45.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2290 1999 2190
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,859 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Progress
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Progress Salary Trend in the South West

Progress
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Progress across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Progress Salary Histogram in the South West

Progress
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Somerset - 5 £26,500 -
Wiltshire -6 1 £21,500 -33.84%
Progress
England

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET
3 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 2 (33.33%) Publishing
3 2 (33.33%) Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
1 2 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Apple