The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress
Rank 66 61 46
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Permanent jobs citing Progress 1 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.16% 0.20% 2.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.58% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 11
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +12.90%
Progress
North East

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

Vendors Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
270 172 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 43.27% 33.66% 47.18%
Number of salaries quoted 196 157 212
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Progress
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Progress Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Progress
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -1 1 £32,500 -
Progress
North East

Progress
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) SQL DBA
1 2 (100.00%) Progress DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft