The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Progress Software Corporation.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress
Rank 89 100 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Progress 13 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.18% 0.095% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.39% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 0
Average salary £38,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
Progress
South East

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

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
545 556 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 49.59% 52.70% 43.51%
Number of salaries quoted 494 485 397
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Progress across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Progress
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Progress Salary Trend in West Sussex

Progress
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Crawley - 12 £38,500 -
Gatwick -8 1 - -
Progress
South East

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex region citing Progress 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 Progress.

1 18 (100.00%) Validation
2 17 (94.44%) Requirements Analysis
2 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 17 (94.44%) C
2 17 (94.44%) Configuration Management
3 16 (88.89%) Aerospace
3 16 (88.89%) Data Analysis
3 16 (88.89%) Software Engineering
3 16 (88.89%) Avionics
4 15 (83.33%) Subversion
4 15 (83.33%) SDLC
5 12 (66.67%) MATLAB
5 12 (66.67%) Simulink
6 10 (55.56%) Mercurial
7 8 (44.44%) Degree
7 8 (44.44%) Mathematics
8 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
9 5 (27.78%) Computer Architecture
9 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
9 5 (27.78%) C++
9 5 (27.78%) MFC
9 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
9 5 (27.78%) Windows
9 5 (27.78%) Eclipse
9 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
9 5 (27.78%) Assembly Language
9 5 (27.78%) Firmware
9 5 (27.78%) OpenGL
9 5 (27.78%) DirectX
9 5 (27.78%) VxWorks

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex region citing Progress 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 Progress. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 15 (83.33%) Subversion
2 10 (55.56%) Mercurial
3 5 (27.78%) Eclipse
3 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
3 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (88.89%) Aerospace
1 16 (88.89%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Software Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) MATLAB Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Principal Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) DirectX
1 5 (27.78%) MFC
1 5 (27.78%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) VxWorks
2 5 (27.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Validation
2 17 (94.44%) Configuration Management
2 17 (94.44%) Requirements Analysis
3 16 (88.89%) Data Analysis
3 16 (88.89%) Software Engineering
4 15 (83.33%) SDLC
5 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
6 5 (27.78%) Computer Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) C
2 12 (66.67%) MATLAB
3 5 (27.78%) Assembly Language
3 5 (27.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Firmware