Period
to 18 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 6 months to 18 July 2018 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 386 380 386
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6 +27
Permanent jobs citing Progress 2 13 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.014% 0.083% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.029% 0.20% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 37
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% -5.00% -
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -11.11%

Progress is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the Midlands.

All Vendors
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 6,963 6,627 8,853
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 47.92% 42.36% 46.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5,304 5,195 6,644
Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,665 £22,879
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +3.26% +2.22%

Progress
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Progress as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Progress in the Midlands

Progress
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Progress in the Midlands

Progress
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +20 2 £42,500 +3.66% 1
Progress
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing Progress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Progress.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Database Security
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
1 1 (50.00%) Data Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Mindset
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving

Progress
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) PMO Lead
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Mindset
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) Data Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Database Security
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle