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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Progress
UK
Rank 782 755 889
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +134
Permanent jobs citing Progress 63 172 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.17% 0.056%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.38% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 48 144 48
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%

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
36995 45415 49396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.00% 45.36% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 29852 37200 40506
Median salary £46,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £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 18 January 2017 within the UK.

Progress Salary Histogram in the UK

Progress
Top 22 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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -34 61 £45,000 - 11
London +67 37 £50,000 -37.50% 6
West Yorkshire +13 10 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire +12 10 £45,000 - 2
West Midlands -4 10 £37,500 -9.63% 2
Bradford +1 6 £45,000 - 1
Leeds +23 4 £22,500 -57.14%
Birmingham -9 4 £37,500 -26.47% 2
Coventry +9 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Surrey +36 2 £27,000 -58.46%
South East +14 2 £27,000 -40.00%
Redhill - 2 £27,000 -
Solihull - 2 £50,000 -
City of London +22 1 £64,000 -22.42% 3
South West +5 1 £30,000 +3.44% 1
North West -22 1 £37,500 -28.57%
West Lothian - 1 £42,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £30,000 - 1
Herefordshire - 1 £36,000 -
Hereford - 1 £36,000 -
Livingston - 1 £42,500 - 1
Scotland - 1 £42,500 - 1

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 58 (40.56%) OpenEdge
2 49 (34.27%) Line Management
3 27 (18.88%) Finance
4 23 (16.08%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (13.99%) Degree
5 20 (13.99%) .NET
6 17 (11.89%) C#
7 16 (11.19%) SQL
7 16 (11.19%) CSS
7 16 (11.19%) Windows
7 16 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (9.79%) Web Services
8 14 (9.79%) SharePoint
9 13 (9.09%) ASP.NET
9 13 (9.09%) JavaScript
9 13 (9.09%) Front Office
9 13 (9.09%) Retail
9 13 (9.09%) Data Analysis
9 13 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
9 13 (9.09%) Analytics
10 12 (8.39%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (8.39%) Process Improvement
10 12 (8.39%) Spreadsheet
10 12 (8.39%) Visualisation
10 12 (8.39%) Risk Management
10 12 (8.39%) VMware
11 11 (7.69%) Equities
11 11 (7.69%) Workflow
11 11 (7.69%) C
11 11 (7.69%) XML

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 58 (40.56%) OpenEdge
2 14 (9.79%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.20%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (1.40%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.70%) Confluence
5 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.70%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (8.39%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (1.40%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.40%) BPCS
1 2 (1.40%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.40%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.40%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (4.90%) Office 365
2 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.70%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.29%) HTTP
2 5 (3.50%) VoIP
3 3 (2.10%) SAN
3 3 (2.10%) VPN
4 2 (1.40%) Firewall
4 2 (1.40%) LAN
4 2 (1.40%) SSL
4 2 (1.40%) VLAN
4 2 (1.40%) Wireless
5 1 (0.70%) BGP
5 1 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.70%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.70%) ICMP
5 1 (0.70%) IPsec
5 1 (0.70%) MPLS
5 1 (0.70%) OSPF
5 1 (0.70%) RIP
5 1 (0.70%) SNMP
5 1 (0.70%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.90%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.20%) Endeca
3 3 (2.10%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.40%) QlikView
4 2 (1.40%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.70%) BaseX
5 1 (0.70%) MySQL
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (5.59%) Cucumber
1 8 (5.59%) Selenium
1 8 (5.59%) SoapUI
1 8 (5.59%) WebDriver
2 2 (1.40%) Subversion
3 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.70%) WebSpeed
General
1 27 (18.88%) Finance
2 13 (9.09%) Front Office
2 13 (9.09%) Retail
3 5 (3.50%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.80%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.10%) Electronics
5 3 (2.10%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.10%) Marketing
6 2 (1.40%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.70%) Advertising
7 1 (0.70%) Law
7 1 (0.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 75 (52.45%) Developer
2 56 (39.16%) Progress Developer
3 20 (13.99%) Senior Developer
4 15 (10.49%) Project Manager
5 13 (9.09%) Analyst
5 13 (9.09%) Senior Progress Developer
6 9 (6.29%) .NET Developer
6 9 (6.29%) OpenEdge Developer
7 8 (5.59%) Consultant
7 8 (5.59%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (5.59%) Senior Test Analyst
7 8 (5.59%) Test Analyst
8 7 (4.90%) Automation Test Analyst
8 7 (4.90%) Lead Systems Engineer
8 7 (4.90%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (4.90%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
8 7 (4.90%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (4.20%) Wintel Engineer
9 6 (4.20%) Wintel Systems Engineer
9 6 (4.20%) Wintel Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.99%) .NET
2 16 (11.19%) CSS
3 14 (9.79%) Web Services
4 13 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 11 (7.69%) XML
6 10 (6.99%) HTML
7 8 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (5.59%) JSON
8 7 (4.90%) ASP.NET MVC 2
9 6 (4.20%) REST
10 4 (2.80%) .NET Framework
11 3 (2.10%) WinForms
12 2 (1.40%) EDI
12 2 (1.40%) HEVC
12 2 (1.40%) JMS
12 2 (1.40%) jQuery
12 2 (1.40%) Kendo UI
12 2 (1.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (1.40%) WPF
13 1 (0.70%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.39%) Visualisation
3 11 (7.69%) Equities
4 7 (4.90%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (4.20%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.50%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.10%) User Experience
7 3 (2.10%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.40%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.40%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (1.40%) Telematics
8 2 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.70%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.70%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.70%) Derivative
9 1 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.70%) OTC Derivatives
9 1 (0.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.19%) Windows
2 11 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 6 (4.20%) Linux
4 3 (2.10%) Unix
5 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.70%) Android
6 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (34.27%) Line Management
2 23 (16.08%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (9.09%) Analytics
3 13 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 13 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 12 (8.39%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (8.39%) Process Improvement
4 12 (8.39%) Risk Management
5 11 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
5 11 (7.69%) Straight-Through Processing
5 11 (7.69%) Web Development
5 11 (7.69%) Workflow
5 11 (7.69%) Workflow Management
6 10 (6.99%) MVC
6 10 (6.99%) OO
7 9 (6.29%) ITIL
8 8 (5.59%) Automated Testing
8 8 (5.59%) E-Commerce
8 8 (5.59%) Manual Testing
8 8 (5.59%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.89%) C#
2 16 (11.19%) SQL
3 13 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 11 (7.69%) C
5 8 (5.59%) Progress 4GL
6 6 (4.20%) C++
7 2 (1.40%) R
7 2 (1.40%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.70%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.70%) OpenEdge ABL
8 1 (0.70%) PHP
8 1 (0.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (13.99%) Degree
2 7 (4.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.70%) CCENT
4 1 (0.70%) CCNA
4 1 (0.70%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.70%) MBA
4 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.10%) QA
1 3 (2.10%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (6.99%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.40%) Terminal Server
3 2 (1.40%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) FortiGate
1 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.70%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (0.70%) WMI
Vendors
1 12 (8.39%) VMware
2 8 (5.59%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.59%) Oracle
3 7 (4.90%) Dell Compellent
3 7 (4.90%) EMC
3 7 (4.90%) EqualLogic
3 7 (4.90%) NetApp
4 6 (4.20%) ATG
4 6 (4.20%) Guidewire
5 5 (3.50%) Cisco
6 2 (1.40%) Aruba
6 2 (1.40%) Avaya
6 2 (1.40%) BroadSoft
6 2 (1.40%) HP
6 2 (1.40%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.40%) Mitel
6 2 (1.40%) Ruckus Wireless
6 2 (1.40%) Sage
6 2 (1.40%) Telerik
6 2 (1.40%) WatchGuard
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