The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress
Rank 68 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Progress 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.15% 0.46% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 1.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £62,500 £36,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Progress
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
270 266 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 40.42% 40.80% 47.65%
Number of salaries quoted 219 229 199
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Progress
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Progress Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Progress
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +12 1 £62,500 +56.25%
Progress
West Midlands

Progress
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA