The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Progress
UK / Scotland
Rank 137 156 -
Rank change year-on-year +19 -  
Permanent jobs citing Progress 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.043% 0.10% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 -
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 Scotland.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 946 1296 1233
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 40.79% 44.32% 39.89%
Number of salaries quoted 585 791 769
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.29% +8.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £30,000 £25,812
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Progress
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Progress
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Progress in Scotland

Progress
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 1 £42,500 -
Progress
UK

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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

1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) ADSL
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) RIP
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) ICMP
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) WMI
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) CCENT
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) ADSL
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) ICMP
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) RIP
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) 802.1X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCENT
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (50.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (50.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Vertica