The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress
Rank 207 - 176
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Progress 4 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.079% - 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% - 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 10
Average salary £43,000 - £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £39,850 - £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £43,700 - £30,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
Progress
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2523 1816 1756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 49.68% 48.17% 46.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1838 1452 1438
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Progress
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Progress Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Progress
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
Bradford - 3 £43,000 -
Leeds - 1 £44,000 -
Progress
Yorkshire

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 7 (70.00%) Progress 4GL
2 6 (60.00%) OpenEdge
2 6 (60.00%) WebSpeed
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
6 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (20.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (20.00%) Business Development
6 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (10.00%) jQuery
7 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
7 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (10.00%) COBIT
7 1 (10.00%) QA
7 1 (10.00%) WCF
7 1 (10.00%) VB6
7 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
7 1 (10.00%) Service Management
7 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (10.00%) MVC

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) WebSpeed
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Progress Developer
3 2 (20.00%) GUI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior VB.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) WCF
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (20.00%) Business Development
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Progress 4GL
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) VB6
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (10.00%) COBIT
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle