Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 217 235
Rank change year-on-year 0 +18 +20
Permanent jobs citing Progress 5 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.089% 0.019% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.042% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 8
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £32,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +76.92% -16.13% -13.89%
10th Percentile £55,500 £31,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £59,500 £33,750 £72,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +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 Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2292 2391 2635
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.64% 45.64% 40.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1451 1430 1715
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £58,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

Progress
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Edinburgh -12 2 £60,000 +84.62%
Glasgow - 2 £55,000 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Progress
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Games
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
1 2 (40.00%) Scala
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (40.00%) Angular 2
2 1 (20.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 1 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (20.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (20.00%) React
2 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (20.00%) WMI
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) CCENT
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA

Progress
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) ADSL
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) Broadband
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (20.00%) ICMP
2 1 (20.00%) IPsec
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) OSPF
2 1 (20.00%) RIP
2 1 (20.00%) SNMP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Network Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Scala Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Angular 2
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (20.00%) React
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
1 2 (40.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCENT
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (20.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (20.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle