The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress
Rank 210 212 226
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Progress 19 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 0.36% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 6
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Progress
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2644 2527 2866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.39% 46.74% 51.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1953 2096 2387
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Progress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Progress
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Progress across the West Midlands region.

Progress Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Progress
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Progress across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Progress Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Progress
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Birmingham -2 16 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Solihull - 3 £45,000 - 1
Progress
England

Progress
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Progress.

1 27 (75.00%) OpenEdge
2 17 (47.22%) Line Management
3 5 (13.89%) Network Security
3 5 (13.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 5 (13.89%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (13.89%) Incident Management
3 5 (13.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (13.89%) Internal Audit
3 5 (13.89%) Threat Management
3 5 (13.89%) Security Architecture
3 5 (13.89%) Information Security
3 5 (13.89%) Firewall
4 3 (8.33%) MVC
4 3 (8.33%) C#
4 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) SQL
4 3 (8.33%) .NET
4 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.33%) CSS
4 3 (8.33%) Web Services
4 3 (8.33%) OO
4 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 3 (8.33%) Web Development
4 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 27 (75.00%) OpenEdge
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Firewall
1 5 (13.89%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 30 (83.33%) Developer
2 27 (75.00%) Progress Developer
3 10 (27.78%) Designer
3 10 (27.78%) OpenEdge Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Architecture Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Security Manager
5 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
1 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
1 3 (8.33%) CSS
1 3 (8.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Line Management
2 5 (13.89%) Incident Management
2 5 (13.89%) Information Security
2 5 (13.89%) Internal Audit
2 5 (13.89%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (13.89%) Security Architecture
2 5 (13.89%) Threat Management
2 5 (13.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (8.33%) MVC
3 3 (8.33%) OO
3 3 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) C#
1 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
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