Period
to 19 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 19 January 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 > North West
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 355 351 338
Rank change year-on-year -4 -13 +41
Permanent jobs citing Progress 7 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.055% 0.057% 0.099%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.13% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 5
North West median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +1.19% +20.00%
10th Percentile £33,000 £39,250 £22,200
90th Percentile £49,200 £44,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.28% -4.44% +5.88%

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 North West.

All Vendors
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 6,054 5,416 5,156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 47.62% 43.93% 42.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4,736 4,359 4,167
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.60% +3.89% -

Progress
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Progress in the North West

Progress
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Progress in the North West

Progress
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Progress in the North West over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Progress in the North West

Progress
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Manchester +7 6 £44,000 +2.33%
Cheshire -37 1 £22,000 -48.24%
Progress
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for Progress.

1 4 (57.14%) SAP SD
1 4 (57.14%) SEEBURGER
1 4 (57.14%) SAP
1 4 (57.14%) EDI
1 4 (57.14%) Customer Requirements
1 4 (57.14%) IDoc
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) OpenEdge
2 2 (28.57%) HTTP
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (28.57%) Groovy
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall

Progress
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (28.57%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Analyst Developer
2 4 (57.14%) EDI Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) EDI Developer
3 2 (28.57%) OpenEdge Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Progress Developer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SAP EDI Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) EDI
1 4 (57.14%) IDoc
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
2 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Groovy
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) SAP
1 4 (57.14%) SEEBURGER
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Sage
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) VMware