The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 - 179
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Progress 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.071% - 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Median salary £40,000 - £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £36,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -9.72% -14.28%  

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 Manchester.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1937 1464 1475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 46.06% 41.90% 44.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1633 1227 1191
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Progress
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Progress
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Progress in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Progress.

1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
2 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Sass
2 2 (66.67%) LESS
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) TypeScript
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Development
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile First
2 2 (66.67%) NativeScript
3 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC

Progress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Lead Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) LESS
1 2 (66.67%) NativeScript
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
1 2 (66.67%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Microservices
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Development
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile First
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) TypeScript
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Sage