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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress
Rank 774 855 774
Rank change year-on-year
+81 -81
Permanent jobs citing Progress 119 52 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.045% 0.093%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.097% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 101 44 79
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +10.71%

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
49938 53691 50337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.60% 46.79% 47.38%
Number of salaries quoted 40830 42546 41180
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 August 2015 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 28 August 2015. 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 +69 113 £45,000 - 23
London +62 66 £45,000 -18.18% 5
South East +29 24 £45,000 +100.00% 4
Buckinghamshire +1 15 £45,000 -
City of London - 9 £63,750 -
North West +8 7 £60,000 -3.22% 1
West Midlands -6 7 £39,750 +6.00% 2
High Wycombe - 7 £45,000 -
Manchester +6 6 £60,000 -22.58%
East of England +1 6 £45,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 6 £45,000 - 1
Scotland +6 5 £22,500 -50.00% 2
Hampshire - 5 £60,000 -
Livingston - 4 £22,500 - 1
West Lothian - 4 £22,500 - 1
Yorkshire +12 3 £30,000 -22.07% 3
Birmingham +12 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Canary Wharf - 3 £47,500 -
Surrey +5 2 £22,500 -45.78%
Newcastle upon Tyne +5 2 £47,903 +47.39%
Tyne and Wear -4 2 £47,903 +47.39% 1
North East -5 2 £47,903 +47.39% 1
Dudley - 2 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £36,250 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £30,000 - 2
Crawley - 2 £36,250 -
Sheffield - 2 £30,000 - 2
Reigate - 2 £22,500 -
Leeds +12 1 £47,000 +22.07% 1
Glasgow +6 1 - -

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 69 (32.86%) Finance
2 58 (27.62%) HTML
3 55 (26.19%) JavaScript
4 53 (25.24%) Microsoft
5 52 (24.76%) Progress 4GL
6 41 (19.52%) CSS
6 41 (19.52%) REST
7 40 (19.05%) Project Management
8 39 (18.57%) MS Excel
9 38 (18.10%) XML
9 38 (18.10%) MS Office
10 36 (17.14%) XHTML
11 35 (16.67%) COM
11 35 (16.67%) OpenEdge
12 34 (16.19%) Agile Software Development
13 33 (15.71%) .NET
14 30 (14.29%) Degree
15 29 (13.81%) Linux
16 26 (12.38%) Windows
16 26 (12.38%) SDLC
17 23 (10.95%) C#
18 22 (10.48%) ITIL
19 21 (10.00%) Web Services
19 21 (10.00%) SQL Server
19 21 (10.00%) Client/Server
19 21 (10.00%) MVC
20 19 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
20 19 (9.05%) Mentoring
21 18 (8.57%) C++
21 18 (8.57%) Scrum

Progress
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 35 (16.67%) OpenEdge
2 7 (3.33%) IIS
3 6 (2.86%) JBoss
3 6 (2.86%) Apache
3 6 (2.86%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.90%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.43%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.95%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.95%) Node.js
7 1 (0.48%) Orchard CMS
7 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.48%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 39 (18.57%) MS Excel
2 38 (18.10%) MS Office
3 5 (2.38%) Photoshop
3 5 (2.38%) MS Project
4 4 (1.90%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (4.29%) Oracle Financials
2 8 (3.81%) BusinessWare
2 8 (3.81%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (2.38%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (1.90%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 4 (1.90%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (1.90%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 4 (1.90%) Oracle AGIS
5 4 (1.90%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (1.43%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (1.43%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (0.95%) Oracle SCM
7 2 (0.95%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.48%) Demantra
8 1 (0.48%) Primavera
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.48%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.95%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.95%) Amazon S3
2 2 (0.95%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (0.95%) CloudFront
2 2 (0.95%) Route 53
2 2 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (0.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 8 (3.81%) Intranet
3 7 (3.33%) Ethernet
4 6 (2.86%) Internet
5 4 (1.90%) MPLS
5 4 (1.90%) OSPF
5 4 (1.90%) BGP
5 4 (1.90%) ICMP
5 4 (1.90%) Firewall
5 4 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.90%) IPsec
5 4 (1.90%) VLAN
5 4 (1.90%) RIP
5 4 (1.90%) SNMP
5 4 (1.90%) VPN
5 4 (1.90%) ADSL
5 4 (1.90%) LAN
5 4 (1.90%) VoIP
5 4 (1.90%) WAN
5 4 (1.90%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.81%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (2.38%) MS Access
4 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.43%) CouchDB
5 3 (1.43%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.43%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.48%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (8.10%) WebSpeed
2 9 (4.29%) Visual Studio
3 8 (3.81%) Subversion
4 5 (2.38%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.90%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.90%) JIRA
5 4 (1.90%) Selenium
5 4 (1.90%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.48%) Xcode
7 1 (0.48%) JUnit
General
1 69 (32.86%) Finance
2 18 (8.57%) Retail
3 11 (5.24%) Banking
4 8 (3.81%) Aerospace
5 6 (2.86%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.38%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.90%) General Ledger
7 4 (1.90%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (1.43%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.43%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.43%) Games
9 2 (0.95%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.95%) Marketing
10 1 (0.48%) Local Government
10 1 (0.48%) Billing
10 1 (0.48%) Front Office
10 1 (0.48%) Law
10 1 (0.48%) Legal
Job Titles
1 78 (37.14%) Developer
2 47 (22.38%) Progress Developer
3 20 (9.52%) Architect
4 19 (9.05%) Analyst
5 17 (8.10%) Applications Developer
5 17 (8.10%) Applications Architect
6 15 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 14 (6.67%) Software Developer
8 13 (6.19%) .NET Developer
9 12 (5.71%) Technical Manager
10 10 (4.76%) Project Manager
11 8 (3.81%) Business Analyst
11 8 (3.81%) Analyst Programmer
11 8 (3.81%) Programmer
11 8 (3.81%) Progress Analyst Programmer
11 8 (3.81%) ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (3.81%) Progress Programmer
12 7 (3.33%) Senior Developer
12 7 (3.33%) Support Engineer
12 7 (3.33%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (27.62%) HTML
2 41 (19.52%) CSS
2 41 (19.52%) REST
3 38 (18.10%) XML
4 36 (17.14%) XHTML
5 35 (16.67%) COM
6 33 (15.71%) .NET
7 21 (10.00%) Web Services
8 16 (7.62%) ASP.NET
8 16 (7.62%) jQuery
9 10 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (3.81%) JSON
11 7 (3.33%) Velocity
11 7 (3.33%) Ajax
12 6 (2.86%) Java EE
12 6 (2.86%) DirectX
12 6 (2.86%) COM+
13 5 (2.38%) HTML5
14 4 (1.90%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (1.90%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 19 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.19%) Data Integration
4 12 (5.71%) Mathematics
5 7 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.86%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.38%) Equities
7 5 (2.38%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.90%) PMI
8 4 (1.90%) SecurID
9 3 (1.43%) Device Driver
9 3 (1.43%) Mobile Games
9 3 (1.43%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.43%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.43%) Social Gaming
9 3 (1.43%) User Experience
10 2 (0.95%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.95%) Social Media
10 2 (0.95%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.95%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 29 (13.81%) Linux
2 26 (12.38%) Windows
3 14 (6.67%) UNIX
4 8 (3.81%) VxWorks
5 7 (3.33%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.38%) Android
7 3 (1.43%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.95%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.95%) CentOS
9 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.48%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (19.05%) Project Management
2 34 (16.19%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (12.38%) SDLC
4 22 (10.48%) ITIL
5 21 (10.00%) MVC
6 19 (9.05%) Mentoring
7 18 (8.57%) Scrum
8 17 (8.10%) Change Management
8 17 (8.10%) Software Engineering
9 15 (7.14%) Business Analysis
10 14 (6.67%) Configuration Management
11 12 (5.71%) TDD
11 12 (5.71%) Validation
12 11 (5.24%) Programme Management
12 11 (5.24%) PRINCE2
12 11 (5.24%) E-Commerce
12 11 (5.24%) Coaching
13 10 (4.76%) Migration
13 10 (4.76%) Test Scripting
13 10 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 55 (26.19%) JavaScript
2 52 (24.76%) Progress 4GL
3 23 (10.95%) C#
4 18 (8.57%) C++
5 17 (8.10%) SQL
6 14 (6.67%) C
7 10 (4.76%) Java
8 9 (4.29%) Perl
8 9 (4.29%) Python
9 8 (3.81%) Assembly Language
10 6 (2.86%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.38%) VBA
12 4 (1.90%) Ruby
13 3 (1.43%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.95%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.95%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.48%) AWK
15 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.48%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (1.90%) CCNA
2 4 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (1.90%) PMI Certification
2 4 (1.90%) CCENT
3 3 (1.43%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.95%) CITP
4 2 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.48%) MBA
5 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.86%) QA
2 3 (1.43%) SLA
3 1 (0.48%) COBIT
3 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (5.24%) Firmware
2 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (3.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (1.90%) WMI
2 4 (1.90%) WhatsUp Gold
2 4 (1.90%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.95%) Puppet
Vendors
1 53 (25.24%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.62%) Oracle
3 8 (3.81%) Vitria
3 8 (3.81%) webMethods
3 8 (3.81%) Ab Initio
4 6 (2.86%) SAP
5 4 (1.90%) Cisco
5 4 (1.90%) HP
5 4 (1.90%) Citrix
5 4 (1.90%) VMware
6 3 (1.43%) Facebook
7 2 (0.95%) Google
7 2 (0.95%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.95%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.48%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.48%) Capita
8 1 (0.48%) Remedy
8 1 (0.48%) QAD
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