The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 24 June 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
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 52 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 -  
Permanent jobs citing Progress 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.06% 1.37% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.65% 2.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Median salary £29,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.14% -  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £37,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year -12.16% -15.42%  

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 Leicester.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 113 181 203
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 40.07% 49.73% 46.24%
Number of salaries quoted 103 143 166
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Progress
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester 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 Leicester

Progress
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Progress in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Progress.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) OpenEdge
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

Progress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 3 (100.00%) OpenEdge
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle