The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 30 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
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 153 160
Rank change year-on-year +15 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Progress 6 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.27% 0.31% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.65% 0.54% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 3
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +38.46%  
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 Hertfordshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 929 1484 1332
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 41.73% 56.64% 55.00%
Number of salaries quoted 686 1180 1020
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,100 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Progress
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Progress
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Progress in Hertfordshire

Progress
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rickmansworth - 6 £40,000 -
Progress
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Progress.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (100.00%) Progress 4GL
1 6 (100.00%) PowerBuilder
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Ab Initio
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 6 (100.00%) Virtual Team

Progress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (100.00%) PowerBuilder
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) Progress 4GL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Ab Initio
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle