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 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress
Rank - 206 168
Permanent jobs citing Progress 0 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.22% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 4
Average salary - £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,100 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.54% +1.60%
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
1962 2295 1682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 42.44% 47.02% 47.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1597 1738 1321
Average salary £38,500 £39,600 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +8.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £24,428
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,587 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -

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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Progress 4GL
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) OpenEdge
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Migration

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) OpenEdge
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Progress Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Data Conversion Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Progress 4GL
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL