The table below looks at the statistics for WebSpeed skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSpeed over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress WebSpeed
Rank 949 976 982
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +6
Permanent jobs citing WebSpeed 7 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.003% 0.010%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.037% 0.016% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 11
Average salary £45,000 £30,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.54% -23.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £17,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+157.14% -56.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18716 18191 19243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.11% 16.38% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 16080 15259 15932
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WebSpeed
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSpeed within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WebSpeed Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebSpeed
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSpeed within the UK.

WebSpeed Salary Trend in the UK

WebSpeed
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSpeed within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
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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 +9 7 £45,000 +47.54%
West Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +15 2 £45,000 +157.14%
London +8 2 £40,000 -8.04%
Leeds - 2 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £45,000 -
Coventry - 1 £45,000 -

WebSpeed
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing WebSpeed 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 WebSpeed.

1 11 (100.00%) Progress
2 10 (90.91%) OpenEdge
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) Progress 4GL
4 6 (54.55%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) SonicMQ
5 4 (36.36%) QA
5 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
5 4 (36.36%) OpenEdge ABL
6 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 3 (27.27%) HTML
6 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 2 (18.18%) SQL
7 2 (18.18%) VBScript
7 2 (18.18%) Java
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle
7 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
7 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
7 2 (18.18%) Web Services
7 2 (18.18%) XML
7 2 (18.18%) Unix
7 2 (18.18%) Windows
7 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 2 (18.18%) Billing
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis

WebSpeed
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing WebSpeed 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 WebSpeed. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (90.91%) OpenEdge
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Billing
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) Progress Developer
3 4 (36.36%) OpenEdge Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) WebSpeed Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) SonicMQ
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) CSS3
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
1 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Mobile Development
4 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
4 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
4 2 (18.18%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (9.09%) Internal Audit
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Progress 4GL
2 4 (36.36%) OpenEdge ABL
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) VBScript
5 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Progress
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle