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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Progress
UK
Rank 786 788 890
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +102
Permanent jobs citing Progress 60 145 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.14% 0.066%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.31% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 52 129 63
Median salary £42,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%

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
36692 46849 50671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.71% 45.84% 47.45%
Number of salaries quoted 29544 38337 41483
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

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 23 February 2017 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 23 February 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 +4 57 £43,000 -4.44% 11
London +76 23 £65,000 +44.44% 6
Yorkshire +12 18 £45,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +14 15 £45,000 -
Bradford +7 11 £45,000 -
West Midlands +21 8 £37,500 -16.66% 3
City of London - 5 £64,000 - 4
Coventry - 5 £42,000 - 1
Leeds +8 4 £22,500 -50.00%
South East +20 3 £27,000 -40.00%
North Yorkshire - 3 £35,000 - 1
Surrey +45 2 £27,000 -41.62%
Scotland +19 2 £42,500 -
Birmingham +15 2 £37,500 -26.47% 1
Redhill +10 2 £27,000 -1.81%
East of England +4 2 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Hertfordshire +2 2 £40,000 -11.11%
North West -7 2 £32,250 -
Rickmansworth - 2 £40,000 -
York - 2 £35,000 - 1
Kent +14 1 - -
South West -1 1 £30,000 +3.44%
Lancashire - 1 £27,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £30,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 £36,000 -
Livingston - 1 £42,500 -
Burnley - 1 £27,000 -
Chatham - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £42,500 -

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 46 (34.33%) OpenEdge
2 39 (29.10%) Line Management
3 28 (20.90%) Finance
4 22 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (15.67%) SQL
5 21 (15.67%) .NET
6 18 (13.43%) C#
7 16 (11.94%) Degree
8 15 (11.19%) Data Analysis
8 15 (11.19%) Web Services
9 14 (10.45%) XML
9 14 (10.45%) JavaScript
9 14 (10.45%) Retail
9 14 (10.45%) Analytics
10 13 (9.70%) ASP.NET
10 13 (9.70%) CSS
10 13 (9.70%) Windows
10 13 (9.70%) SharePoint
11 12 (8.96%) Front Office
11 12 (8.96%) Visualisation
11 12 (8.96%) Process Improvement
11 12 (8.96%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (8.21%) Scorecard
12 11 (8.21%) Straight-Through Processing
12 11 (8.21%) Data Visualisation
12 11 (8.21%) Spreadsheet
12 11 (8.21%) Workflow Management
12 11 (8.21%) Web Development
12 11 (8.21%) Risk Management

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 46 (34.33%) OpenEdge
2 13 (9.70%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.22%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (1.49%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.75%) Confluence
5 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.75%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (8.21%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (2.99%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.49%) MS Office
4 1 (0.75%) MS Project
4 1 (0.75%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.75%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.49%) BPCS
1 2 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.49%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (5.22%) Office 365
2 1 (0.75%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.21%) HTTP
2 4 (2.99%) VoIP
3 2 (1.49%) LAN
3 2 (1.49%) SAN
3 2 (1.49%) VLAN
3 2 (1.49%) VPN
3 2 (1.49%) Wireless
4 1 (0.75%) BGP
4 1 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.75%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.75%) Firewall
4 1 (0.75%) ICMP
4 1 (0.75%) IPsec
4 1 (0.75%) MPLS
4 1 (0.75%) OSPF
4 1 (0.75%) RIP
4 1 (0.75%) SNMP
4 1 (0.75%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.75%) WAN
4 1 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.46%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.22%) Endeca
3 4 (2.99%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.24%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.49%) Blockchain
5 2 (1.49%) DTS
5 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.75%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.75%) BaseX
6 1 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.75%) MySQL
6 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.75%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (5.22%) Cucumber
1 7 (5.22%) Selenium
1 7 (5.22%) SoapUI
1 7 (5.22%) WebDriver
2 3 (2.24%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.49%) PowerBuilder
3 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.49%) Subversion
3 2 (1.49%) WebSpeed
4 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (20.90%) Finance
2 14 (10.45%) Retail
3 12 (8.96%) Front Office
4 5 (3.73%) Law
4 5 (3.73%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.99%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.24%) Legal
6 3 (2.24%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.24%) Marketing
7 1 (0.75%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 67 (50.00%) Developer
2 44 (32.84%) Progress Developer
3 17 (12.69%) Project Manager
4 15 (11.19%) Senior Developer
5 14 (10.45%) Analyst
5 14 (10.45%) OpenEdge Developer
6 9 (6.72%) Consultant
7 8 (5.97%) .NET Developer
7 8 (5.97%) Senior Progress Developer
8 7 (5.22%) Automation Test Analyst
8 7 (5.22%) Lead Systems Engineer
8 7 (5.22%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (5.22%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (5.22%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
8 7 (5.22%) Senior Test Analyst
8 7 (5.22%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (5.22%) Test Analyst
9 6 (4.48%) Software Developer
9 6 (4.48%) Wintel Engineer
9 6 (4.48%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (15.67%) .NET
2 15 (11.19%) Web Services
3 14 (10.45%) XML
4 13 (9.70%) ASP.NET
4 13 (9.70%) CSS
5 9 (6.72%) HTML
5 9 (6.72%) JSON
6 7 (5.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (5.22%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 7 (5.22%) REST
7 4 (2.99%) jQuery
8 3 (2.24%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.49%) EDI
9 2 (1.49%) JMS
9 2 (1.49%) Kendo UI
9 2 (1.49%) WinForms
10 1 (0.75%) 802.1X
10 1 (0.75%) FpML
10 1 (0.75%) SonicMQ
10 1 (0.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.21%) Equities
3 7 (5.22%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (2.24%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.49%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.75%) Derivative
6 1 (0.75%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.70%) Windows
2 10 (7.46%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.99%) Linux
4 3 (2.24%) Unix
5 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (29.10%) Line Management
2 22 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (11.19%) Data Analysis
4 14 (10.45%) Analytics
5 12 (8.96%) Process Improvement
5 12 (8.96%) Root Cause Analysis
5 12 (8.96%) Visualisation
6 11 (8.21%) Data Visualisation
6 11 (8.21%) Risk Management
6 11 (8.21%) Scorecard
6 11 (8.21%) Straight-Through Processing
6 11 (8.21%) Web Development
6 11 (8.21%) Workflow
6 11 (8.21%) Workflow Management
7 10 (7.46%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (7.46%) ITIL
7 10 (7.46%) OO
8 9 (6.72%) MVC
9 8 (5.97%) E-Commerce
10 7 (5.22%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.67%) SQL
2 18 (13.43%) C#
3 14 (10.45%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.97%) C
5 7 (5.22%) Progress 4GL
6 3 (2.24%) C++
6 3 (2.24%) Java
7 2 (1.49%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.49%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.75%) OpenEdge ABL
8 1 (0.75%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (11.94%) Degree
2 7 (5.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.75%) CCENT
4 1 (0.75%) CCNA
4 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.49%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.49%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (6.72%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.75%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) FortiGate
1 1 (0.75%) Nessus
1 1 (0.75%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (0.75%) WMI
Vendors
1 11 (8.21%) Oracle
1 11 (8.21%) VMware
2 7 (5.22%) ATG
2 7 (5.22%) Dell Compellent
2 7 (5.22%) EMC
2 7 (5.22%) EqualLogic
2 7 (5.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.22%) NetApp
3 6 (4.48%) Guidewire
4 4 (2.99%) Cisco
5 2 (1.49%) Ab Initio
5 2 (1.49%) Aruba
5 2 (1.49%) Avaya
5 2 (1.49%) HP
5 2 (1.49%) Infor
5 2 (1.49%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.49%) Mitel
5 2 (1.49%) Ruckus Wireless
5 2 (1.49%) Sage
5 2 (1.49%) Telerik
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