The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress
Rank 251 - 198
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Progress 2 0 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.028% - 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 0.059% - 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 22
Average salary £38,500 - £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 - £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,900 - £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +16.93%
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 Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3417 2573 2778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 47.49% 47.43% 47.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2545 2022 2204
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Progress
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Progress Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Progress
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
West Yorkshire - 2 £38,500 -
Progress
England

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) OpenEdge
3 7 (63.64%) Progress 4GL
4 6 (54.55%) Web Services
5 5 (45.45%) Client/Server
5 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 5 (45.45%) WebSpeed
5 5 (45.45%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
6 3 (27.27%) C#
7 2 (18.18%) VB
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 2 (18.18%) VB6
7 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 2 (18.18%) QA
8 1 (9.09%) WCF
8 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
8 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
8 1 (9.09%) COBIT
8 1 (9.09%) Project Management
8 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
8 1 (9.09%) Service Management
8 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (9.09%) MVC
8 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 9 (81.82%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) WebSpeed
2 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) Progress Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior VB.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) Web Services
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) MVC
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
2 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Progress 4GL
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
4 2 (18.18%) VB6
4 2 (18.18%) VB
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (9.09%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft