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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress
Rank 807 888 928
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +40
Permanent jobs citing Progress 120 96 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.087% 0.045%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.19% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 106 78 46
Median salary £38,750 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £36,750 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,800
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +12.43%

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
43289 51069 54556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.17% 46.39% 46.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35128 41321 43787
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 27 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 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 +50 117 £37,500 -11.76% 19
London +14 33 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Yorkshire +46 21 £40,000 -14.89% 4
West Midlands +9 19 £35,000 -12.50% 2
West Yorkshire +38 15 £45,000 -4.25% 2
Leeds +40 14 £40,000 -14.89% 1
Midlands - 14 £42,500 -
Birmingham -1 13 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Orpington - 13 £22,500 - 1
North West +19 10 £41,500 -30.83% 2
South East +3 7 £35,000 -15.15% 2
Coventry - 6 £35,000 -
Sheffield - 6 £35,000 - 2
South Yorkshire - 6 £35,000 - 2
Lancashire - 6 £40,000 -
East of England - 5 £20,000 -
Essex - 5 £20,000 -
Wiltshire +17 4 £35,000 -17.64% 2
South West +16 4 £35,000 -17.64% 4
East Midlands - 4 £35,000 -
Home Counties - 4 £35,000 -
Leicestershire - 4 £35,000 -
Swindon - 4 £35,000 - 1
Leicester - 4 £35,000 -
Manchester +7 3 £43,000 -28.33% 2
Berkshire - 2 £37,000 - 1
Bromley - 2 £45,000 -
Bradford - 2 £45,000 -
Surrey +24 1 £42,500 +88.88%
Liverpool - 1 £37,500 -

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 153 (61.94%) OpenEdge
2 55 (22.27%) Line Management
3 54 (21.86%) Progress 4GL
4 49 (19.84%) Microsoft
5 44 (17.81%) HTML
6 41 (16.60%) JavaScript
6 41 (16.60%) Degree
7 40 (16.19%) Software Engineering
8 39 (15.79%) SDLC
9 35 (14.17%) Windows
10 32 (12.96%) MS Office
11 28 (11.34%) Computer Science
12 24 (9.72%) Validation
13 23 (9.31%) Aerospace
13 23 (9.31%) WebSpeed
14 22 (8.91%) XML
15 21 (8.50%) Linux
16 20 (8.10%) .NET
16 20 (8.10%) MS Excel
16 20 (8.10%) Client/Server
17 19 (7.69%) CSS
17 19 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
18 18 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
19 17 (6.88%) XHTML
20 15 (6.07%) C++
20 15 (6.07%) C
20 15 (6.07%) Configuration Management
20 15 (6.07%) Requirements Analysis
21 14 (5.67%) OpenEdge ABL
21 14 (5.67%) OLE

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
1 153 (61.94%) OpenEdge
2 5 (2.02%) IIS
3 2 (0.81%) CMS
3 2 (0.81%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 32 (12.96%) MS Office
2 20 (8.10%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.40%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.24%) Office 365
2 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.83%) Firewall
2 7 (2.83%) Network Security
3 6 (2.43%) Internet
4 4 (1.62%) LAN
4 4 (1.62%) VoIP
4 4 (1.62%) WAN
5 2 (0.81%) ADSL
5 2 (0.81%) BGP
5 2 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.81%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.81%) ICMP
5 2 (0.81%) IPsec
5 2 (0.81%) MPLS
5 2 (0.81%) OSPF
5 2 (0.81%) RIP
5 2 (0.81%) SAN
5 2 (0.81%) SNMP
5 2 (0.81%) VPN
5 2 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.83%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.43%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.40%) Big Data
4 1 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (9.31%) WebSpeed
2 10 (4.05%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.02%) Subversion
4 4 (1.62%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.81%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.81%) JIRA
5 2 (0.81%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.40%) Maven
6 1 (0.40%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
General
1 23 (9.31%) Aerospace
2 10 (4.05%) Finance
3 5 (2.02%) Local Government
4 4 (1.62%) Avionics
4 4 (1.62%) Retail
5 3 (1.21%) Games
6 2 (0.81%) Advertising
6 2 (0.81%) Billing
6 2 (0.81%) Law
7 1 (0.40%) Automotive
7 1 (0.40%) Banking
7 1 (0.40%) Legal
7 1 (0.40%) Marketing
7 1 (0.40%) Military
Job Titles
1 158 (63.97%) Developer
2 128 (51.82%) Progress Developer
3 64 (25.91%) OpenEdge Developer
4 40 (16.19%) Designer
5 30 (12.15%) Software Engineer
6 26 (10.53%) Software Developer
7 23 (9.31%) Graduate
7 23 (9.31%) Graduate Developer
7 23 (9.31%) Graduate Software Developer
8 19 (7.69%) Senior Developer
9 18 (7.29%) Senior Progress Developer
10 15 (6.07%) Progress 4GL Developer
11 12 (4.86%) Analyst
12 9 (3.64%) Security Manager
13 8 (3.24%) Consultant
13 8 (3.24%) Service Desk Analyst
14 5 (2.02%) 3rd Line Support
14 5 (2.02%) IT Consultant
14 5 (2.02%) Project Manager
14 5 (2.02%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (17.81%) HTML
2 22 (8.91%) XML
3 20 (8.10%) .NET
4 19 (7.69%) CSS
5 17 (6.88%) XHTML
6 14 (5.67%) COM
6 14 (5.67%) OLE
7 10 (4.05%) DirectX
7 10 (4.05%) MFC
7 10 (4.05%) OpenGL
8 7 (2.83%) Web Services
9 5 (2.02%) AngularJS
9 5 (2.02%) jQuery
10 4 (1.62%) ASP.NET
11 3 (1.21%) SonicMQ
12 2 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (0.81%) CSS3
12 2 (0.81%) Entity Framework
12 2 (0.81%) Kendo UI
12 2 (0.81%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.34%) Computer Science
2 20 (8.10%) Client/Server
3 18 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.24%) Mathematics
5 7 (2.83%) Driving Licence
6 6 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.21%) Data Conversion
7 3 (1.21%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.21%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.21%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.81%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.81%) User Experience
9 1 (0.40%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 35 (14.17%) Windows
2 21 (8.50%) Linux
3 13 (5.26%) Unix
4 10 (4.05%) VxWorks
5 8 (3.24%) Windows 7
5 8 (3.24%) Windows 8
6 5 (2.02%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (2.02%) Windows XP
7 4 (1.62%) Android
7 4 (1.62%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.81%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (22.27%) Line Management
2 40 (16.19%) Software Engineering
3 39 (15.79%) SDLC
4 24 (9.72%) Validation
5 19 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (6.07%) Configuration Management
6 15 (6.07%) Requirements Analysis
7 13 (5.26%) Data Analysis
8 12 (4.86%) ITIL
8 12 (4.86%) Scrum
9 9 (3.64%) Mentoring
10 8 (3.24%) Logistics
10 8 (3.24%) Performance Monitoring
11 7 (2.83%) E-Commerce
11 7 (2.83%) Information Security
12 6 (2.43%) Problem Management
12 6 (2.43%) Project Management
12 6 (2.43%) TDD
13 5 (2.02%) Security Architecture
13 5 (2.02%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 54 (21.86%) Progress 4GL
2 41 (16.60%) JavaScript
3 15 (6.07%) C
3 15 (6.07%) C++
4 14 (5.67%) C#
4 14 (5.67%) OpenEdge ABL
5 10 (4.05%) Assembly Language
5 10 (4.05%) Java
6 9 (3.64%) SQL
7 2 (0.81%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.81%) VBScript
8 1 (0.40%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (16.60%) Degree
2 8 (3.24%) A+ Certification
2 8 (3.24%) MCP
2 8 (3.24%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (0.81%) CCENT
3 2 (0.81%) CCNA
3 2 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.40%) PMP
4 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.45%) SLA
2 9 (3.64%) QA
3 5 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (5.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.81%) Firmware
3 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.81%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (0.81%) WMI
2 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (19.84%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.05%) Citrix
3 8 (3.24%) Remedy
3 8 (3.24%) VMware
4 7 (2.83%) Oracle
5 4 (1.62%) Cisco
6 3 (1.21%) Capita
7 2 (0.81%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.81%) F5
7 2 (0.81%) Juniper
7 2 (0.81%) Veeam
8 1 (0.40%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.40%) HP
8 1 (0.40%) Xerox
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Salary: £38,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Posted: 5 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
United Kingdom
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Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
Orpington, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
Capita plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
North London
Lennon Wright
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 6 days ago
Stirling, Stirlingshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + on call allowance
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + on call allowance
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