The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Progress
Rank 155 151 181
Rank change year-on-year -4 +30  
Permanent jobs citing Progress 3 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.12% 0.61% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 1.49% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 6
Median salary £22,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.05% -5.55%  
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 Leeds.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1074 1338 1680
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 41.79% 40.87% 46.13%
Number of salaries quoted 947 1070 1303
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Progress
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Progress
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Progress in Leeds

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Progress.

1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Data Management
2 4 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Selenium
3 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
3 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
3 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Insight
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (12.50%) QA
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) Windows

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (12.50%) OpenEdge
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
1 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
1 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) WebSpeed
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Automation Test Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Data Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Test Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) Progress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Data Management
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Insight
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) OpenEdge ABL
1 1 (12.50%) Progress 4GL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA