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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress
Rank - 248 -
Permanent jobs citing Progress 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.034% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.078% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
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
2450 2555 2566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.09% 43.11% 41.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2028 2097 2035
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Progress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 West region with a requirement for Progress.

1 5 (71.43%) OpenEdge
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) Veeam
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) VBScript
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) SAN

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (71.43%) OpenEdge
2 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Designer
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) OpenEdge Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Progress Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Technician
2 2 (28.57%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 2 (28.57%) VBScript
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix
1 2 (28.57%) Veeam
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago