The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress
Rank 809 803 916
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +113
Permanent jobs citing Progress 73 161 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.15% 0.055%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.34% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 53 130 40
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £31,750 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £72,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,750 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-4.19% +2.45%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
39393 48002 54532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.95% 45.34% 48.03%
Number of salaries quoted 31605 39080 44284
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Progress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Progress
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Progress within the UK.

Progress Salary Trend in the UK

Progress
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Progress over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 within the UK.

Progress Salary Histogram in the UK

Progress
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 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
England -22 73 £44,000 -2.22% 19
London +43 41 £45,000 -37.93% 3
West Midlands -19 16 £41,250 +3.12% 3
Yorkshire +20 10 £40,000 -11.11% 2
West Yorkshire +25 9 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Birmingham -7 8 £37,500 -26.47% 3
Leeds +24 7 £40,000 -4.76%
Bradford 0 7 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Solihull - 7 £45,000 -
South East +34 2 £24,750 -45.00% 4
South West +6 2 £27,250 -6.03% 6
North West -23 2 £42,750 -9.52% 1
Surrey +31 1 £27,000 -6.89%
Cheshire +13 1 £42,500 -19.04%
North Yorkshire +2 1 £42,500 +88.88% 1
Manchester -12 1 £43,000 - 1
Slough - 1 £22,500 -
Nantwich - 1 £42,500 -
Hereford - 1 £36,000 -
Harrogate - 1 £42,500 - 1
Bath - 1 £24,500 - 1
Redhill - 1 £27,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £22,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £30,000 - 2
Somerset - 1 £24,500 - 1
Herefordshire - 1 £36,000 -

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 with a requirement for Progress.

1 80 (51.95%) OpenEdge
2 58 (37.66%) Line Management
3 26 (16.88%) CSS
4 25 (16.23%) Degree
5 24 (15.58%) Finance
6 23 (14.94%) JavaScript
7 21 (13.64%) .NET
7 21 (13.64%) Microsoft
7 21 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (12.99%) Progress 4GL
8 20 (12.99%) HTML
9 19 (12.34%) XML
10 18 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (11.04%) C#
12 15 (9.74%) SQL
13 13 (8.44%) ASP.NET
13 13 (8.44%) SharePoint
13 13 (8.44%) Front Office
13 13 (8.44%) Data Analysis
14 12 (7.79%) Spreadsheet
14 12 (7.79%) Analytics
14 12 (7.79%) Visualisation
14 12 (7.79%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (7.79%) Process Improvement
14 12 (7.79%) Root Cause Analysis
14 12 (7.79%) MS Excel
14 12 (7.79%) Risk Management
14 12 (7.79%) Web Services
14 12 (7.79%) MS Office
15 11 (7.14%) COM

Progress
Top Related IT Skills 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 80 (51.95%) OpenEdge
2 13 (8.44%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.60%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.65%) Confluence
4 1 (0.65%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (7.79%) MS Excel
1 12 (7.79%) MS Office
1 12 (7.79%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.65%) BPCS
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.65%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.60%) HTTP
2 2 (1.30%) Firewall
2 2 (1.30%) LAN
2 2 (1.30%) SAN
3 1 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.65%) Internet
3 1 (0.65%) Network Security
3 1 (0.65%) SSL
3 1 (0.65%) VLAN
3 1 (0.65%) VoIP
3 1 (0.65%) VPN
3 1 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.60%) Endeca
1 4 (2.60%) Relational Database
1 4 (2.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.95%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.30%) QlikView
4 1 (0.65%) BaseX
4 1 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.65%) MySQL
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (7.14%) WebSpeed
2 8 (5.19%) Cucumber
2 8 (5.19%) Selenium
2 8 (5.19%) SoapUI
2 8 (5.19%) WebDriver
3 3 (1.95%) Subversion
4 2 (1.30%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.65%) JIRA
5 1 (0.65%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (15.58%) Finance
2 13 (8.44%) Front Office
3 8 (5.19%) Retail
4 3 (1.95%) Electronics
4 3 (1.95%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.95%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.30%) Advertising
5 2 (1.30%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.30%) Marketing
6 1 (0.65%) Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.65%) Law
6 1 (0.65%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 103 (66.88%) Developer
2 79 (51.30%) Progress Developer
3 31 (20.13%) Senior Developer
4 24 (15.58%) Senior Progress Developer
5 13 (8.44%) Analyst
5 13 (8.44%) Software Developer
6 12 (7.79%) Project Manager
7 11 (7.14%) Progress 4GL Developer
8 10 (6.49%) .NET Developer
9 9 (5.84%) Graduate
9 9 (5.84%) Test Analyst
10 8 (5.19%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (5.19%) Senior Test Analyst
11 7 (4.55%) Automation Test Analyst
11 7 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
11 7 (4.55%) Graduate Software Developer
11 7 (4.55%) OpenEdge Developer
11 7 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (4.55%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
12 5 (3.25%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (16.88%) CSS
2 21 (13.64%) .NET
3 20 (12.99%) HTML
4 19 (12.34%) XML
5 13 (8.44%) ASP.NET
6 12 (7.79%) Web Services
7 11 (7.14%) COM
8 10 (6.49%) OLE
8 10 (6.49%) XHTML
9 9 (5.84%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 6 (3.90%) JSON
12 5 (3.25%) .NET Framework
13 4 (2.60%) REST
14 3 (1.95%) WinForms
15 2 (1.30%) AngularJS
15 2 (1.30%) Entity Framework
15 2 (1.30%) JMS
15 2 (1.30%) Kendo UI
15 2 (1.30%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.79%) Visualisation
3 11 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 11 (7.14%) Equities
4 10 (6.49%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.25%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.95%) User Experience
7 3 (1.95%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (1.30%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.30%) Telematics
8 2 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.65%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.65%) Derivative
9 1 (0.65%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.65%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.65%) OTC Derivatives
9 1 (0.65%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.55%) Windows
2 6 (3.90%) Linux
3 3 (1.95%) Unix
4 2 (1.30%) Android
4 2 (1.30%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.30%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (37.66%) Line Management
2 21 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (8.44%) Data Analysis
4 12 (7.79%) Analytics
4 12 (7.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (7.79%) Process Improvement
4 12 (7.79%) Risk Management
4 12 (7.79%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
5 11 (7.14%) MVC
5 11 (7.14%) Straight-Through Processing
5 11 (7.14%) Web Development
5 11 (7.14%) Workflow
5 11 (7.14%) Workflow Management
6 10 (6.49%) OO
7 9 (5.84%) SDLC
8 8 (5.19%) Automated Testing
8 8 (5.19%) Manual Testing
8 8 (5.19%) Mentoring
8 8 (5.19%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (14.94%) JavaScript
2 20 (12.99%) Progress 4GL
3 17 (11.04%) C#
4 15 (9.74%) SQL
5 5 (3.25%) C++
6 3 (1.95%) C
7 2 (1.30%) R
7 2 (1.30%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.65%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.65%) OpenEdge ABL
8 1 (0.65%) PHP
8 1 (0.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (16.23%) Degree
2 1 (0.65%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.65%) MBA
2 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.60%) QA
2 3 (1.95%) SLA
3 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.30%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.65%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.90%) Guidewire
2 6 (3.90%) Oracle
3 5 (3.25%) VMware
4 4 (2.60%) ATG
5 2 (1.30%) Cisco
5 2 (1.30%) Telerik
6 1 (0.65%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.65%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.65%) F5
6 1 (0.65%) HP
6 1 (0.65%) Infor
6 1 (0.65%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.65%) Juniper
6 1 (0.65%) Lotus
6 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.65%) Sage
6 1 (0.65%) SAP
6 1 (0.65%) WatchGuard
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