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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress
Rank 774 882 859
Rank change year-on-year
+108 -23
Permanent jobs citing Progress 160 68 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.064% 0.074%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 135 61 65
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%

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
46430 50796 48789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.79% 47.68% 47.29%
Number of salaries quoted 38062 41730 38631
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Progress within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 2016 within the UK.

Progress Salary Histogram in the UK

Progress
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
England +89 157 £45,000 - 17
South East +46 40 £45,000 +47.22% 2
London +11 29 £45,000 -17.43% 5
Yorkshire +24 25 £45,000 - 6
West Yorkshire +28 24 £45,000 - 4
East of England +19 22 £45,000 +60.71%
Hertfordshire +14 17 £45,000 +38.46%
West Midlands -15 16 £41,500 +3.75% 2
South West +10 15 £29,000 +2.65%
Plymouth - 15 £29,000 -
Devon - 15 £29,000 -
West Sussex +10 13 £38,500 -35.83%
Buckinghamshire - 13 £45,000 -
Leeds +9 12 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Bradford - 12 £45,000 - 1
Crawley - 12 £38,500 -
Warwickshire - 9 £41,500 -
Oxfordshire - 9 £45,000 -
Leicestershire +7 7 £36,000 +50.00%
East Midlands +7 7 £36,000 +50.00%
Midlands - 7 £39,000 -
Leicester - 7 £36,000 -
Oxford - 7 £45,000 -
North West +22 6 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Essex - 5 £17,500 -
Manchester +27 3 - - 1
Warwick - 3 £45,000 -
Walsall - 3 - -
Surrey +17 2 £46,250 +17.08%
Kent +12 2 £37,203 +48.81% 1

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 112 (36.96%) OpenEdge
2 66 (21.78%) JavaScript
3 65 (21.45%) Progress 4GL
4 64 (21.12%) .NET
5 61 (20.13%) C#
6 52 (17.16%) HTML
6 52 (17.16%) Windows
7 50 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (15.18%) Linux
9 45 (14.85%) Degree
10 43 (14.19%) Microsoft
11 42 (13.86%) MS Office
12 38 (12.54%) MVC
12 38 (12.54%) Finance
13 37 (12.21%) SDLC
14 36 (11.88%) C++
14 36 (11.88%) SQL
14 36 (11.88%) Project Management
15 33 (10.89%) Unix
16 32 (10.56%) Software Engineering
17 30 (9.90%) jQuery
18 28 (9.24%) Client/Server
19 27 (8.91%) Subversion
19 27 (8.91%) Coaching
20 26 (8.58%) Line Management
21 25 (8.25%) Scrum
21 25 (8.25%) VMware
21 25 (8.25%) Citrix
22 24 (7.92%) MS Excel
22 24 (7.92%) CSS

Progress
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 112 (36.96%) OpenEdge
2 21 (6.93%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (1.32%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.99%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.66%) IIS
6 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 42 (13.86%) MS Office
2 24 (7.92%) MS Excel
3 12 (3.96%) Simulink
4 11 (3.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (2.64%) SAP GRC
1 8 (2.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (2.31%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (2.31%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (1.32%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 4 (1.32%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (1.32%) SAP R/3
4 3 (0.99%) Oracle AGIS
4 3 (0.99%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (0.99%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (0.99%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 3 (0.99%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (0.99%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 2 (0.66%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.33%) MFGPRO
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle SCM
6 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.33%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.33%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.33%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.99%) SaaS
2 2 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.66%) Amazon S3
2 2 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (0.66%) CloudFront
2 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.66%) Route 53
2 2 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.27%) VoIP
2 17 (5.61%) SAN
3 6 (1.98%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.65%) PABX
5 2 (0.66%) ADSL
5 2 (0.66%) BGP
5 2 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.66%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.66%) Firewall
5 2 (0.66%) ICMP
5 2 (0.66%) LAN
5 2 (0.66%) MPLS
5 2 (0.66%) OSPF
5 2 (0.66%) RIP
5 2 (0.66%) SNMP
5 2 (0.66%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.66%) VLAN
5 2 (0.66%) VPN
5 2 (0.66%) WAN
5 2 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.96%) CouchDB
1 12 (3.96%) MongoDB
1 12 (3.96%) NoSQL
2 9 (2.97%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.31%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.32%) SAP BW
5 3 (0.99%) Big Data
5 3 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.66%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.33%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 27 (8.91%) Subversion
2 17 (5.61%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.30%) Mercurial
4 9 (2.97%) WebSpeed
5 5 (1.65%) Eclipse
5 5 (1.65%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 38 (12.54%) Finance
2 16 (5.28%) Aerospace
2 16 (5.28%) Avionics
3 15 (4.95%) Games
4 13 (4.29%) Retail
5 10 (3.30%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.97%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.98%) Legal
8 4 (1.32%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.99%) Electronics
10 2 (0.66%) Billing
10 2 (0.66%) Brand Awareness
10 2 (0.66%) Local Government
10 2 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.33%) Law
11 1 (0.33%) Military
11 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 92 (30.36%) Developer
2 72 (23.76%) Progress Developer
3 37 (12.21%) OpenEdge Developer
4 36 (11.88%) Analyst
5 32 (10.56%) Senior Developer
6 28 (9.24%) Software Engineer
7 27 (8.91%) Analyst Programmer
7 27 (8.91%) OpenEdge Programmer
7 27 (8.91%) Programmer
7 27 (8.91%) Progress Analyst Programmer
7 27 (8.91%) Progress Programmer
8 22 (7.26%) Senior Progress Developer
9 17 (5.61%) Infrastructure Technician
10 15 (4.95%) Support Technician
11 13 (4.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
11 13 (4.29%) 3rd Line Support
11 13 (4.29%) 3rd Line Support Technician
11 13 (4.29%) Development Manager
11 13 (4.29%) Infrastructure Support Technician
12 12 (3.96%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (21.12%) .NET
2 52 (17.16%) HTML
3 30 (9.90%) jQuery
4 24 (7.92%) CSS
5 23 (7.59%) XML
6 22 (7.26%) AngularJS
6 22 (7.26%) Kendo UI
7 20 (6.60%) ASP.NET
8 19 (6.27%) REST
8 19 (6.27%) XHTML
9 17 (5.61%) COM
10 10 (3.30%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (1.98%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 6 (1.98%) MFC
12 5 (1.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (1.65%) DirectX
12 5 (1.65%) OpenGL
12 5 (1.65%) Web Services
13 4 (1.32%) .NET Framework
14 3 (0.99%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.24%) Client/Server
2 21 (6.93%) Driving Licence
2 21 (6.93%) N-Tier
3 20 (6.60%) Computer Science
4 15 (4.95%) Algorithms
5 14 (4.62%) User Experience
6 12 (3.96%) Mathematics
7 11 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (3.63%) PMI
8 10 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (2.97%) Management Information System
10 8 (2.64%) Data Integration
11 4 (1.32%) Online Games
12 3 (0.99%) iPad
12 3 (0.99%) Physics
13 2 (0.66%) Biotechnology
13 2 (0.66%) Data Conversion
13 2 (0.66%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.66%) SecurID
14 1 (0.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 52 (17.16%) Windows
2 46 (15.18%) Linux
3 33 (10.89%) Unix
4 14 (4.62%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.65%) Android
5 5 (1.65%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.65%) VxWorks
6 2 (0.66%) CentOS
6 2 (0.66%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (12.54%) MVC
3 37 (12.21%) SDLC
4 36 (11.88%) Project Management
5 32 (10.56%) Software Engineering
6 27 (8.91%) Coaching
7 26 (8.58%) Line Management
8 25 (8.25%) Scrum
9 23 (7.59%) ITIL
9 23 (7.59%) Validation
10 22 (7.26%) Requirements Analysis
11 21 (6.93%) Logistics
12 20 (6.60%) Configuration Management
12 20 (6.60%) TDD
13 18 (5.94%) Data Analysis
13 18 (5.94%) User Stories
14 17 (5.61%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (5.61%) Performance Improvement
15 15 (4.95%) Image Processing
16 14 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 66 (21.78%) JavaScript
2 65 (21.45%) Progress 4GL
3 61 (20.13%) C#
4 36 (11.88%) C++
4 36 (11.88%) SQL
5 24 (7.92%) OpenEdge ABL
6 19 (6.27%) VBScript
7 18 (5.94%) C
7 18 (5.94%) PowerShell
8 17 (5.61%) Java
9 12 (3.96%) MATLAB
10 10 (3.30%) Python
11 9 (2.97%) Ruby
12 5 (1.65%) Assembly Language
13 4 (1.32%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.99%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.99%) VB
14 3 (0.99%) VB6
15 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 45 (14.85%) Degree
2 11 (3.63%) PMI Certification
3 6 (1.98%) CCNA
3 6 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (1.65%) MCSE
5 4 (1.32%) CISA
5 4 (1.32%) HND
6 3 (0.99%) PhD
7 2 (0.66%) CCENT
7 2 (0.66%) CITP
8 1 (0.33%) MCP
8 1 (0.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.30%) SLA
2 4 (1.32%) QA
2 4 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.99%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.33%) AICPA
System Software
1 18 (5.94%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.65%) Firmware
3 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.66%) FortiGate
1 2 (0.66%) Puppet
1 2 (0.66%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (0.66%) WMI
Vendors
1 43 (14.19%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.25%) Citrix
2 25 (8.25%) VMware
3 18 (5.94%) Oracle
4 17 (5.61%) Veeam
5 14 (4.62%) SAP
6 7 (2.31%) HP
7 2 (0.66%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.66%) Capita
7 2 (0.66%) Charles River
7 2 (0.66%) Cisco
7 2 (0.66%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.33%) CA
8 1 (0.33%) Siebel
8 1 (0.33%) Sitecore
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