The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 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.

Progress
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 101 122
Permanent jobs citing Progress 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - 0.076% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.18% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Progress is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 497 552 816
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 46.15% 41.79% 46.39%
Number of salaries quoted 388 433 642
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,314
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Progress
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Progress as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Progress in Cheshire

Progress
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Progress in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Progress.

1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) OpenEdge
1 1 (100.00%) Progress 4GL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) JSON

Progress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (100.00%) OpenEdge
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) OpenEdge Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Progress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Progress 4GL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle