Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 21 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
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 537 587 597
Rank change year-on-year +50 +10 +40
Permanent jobs citing Progress 9 3 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.029% 0.009% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.064% 0.018% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 55
South East median annual salary £48,750 £37,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.76% -17.78% +8.43%
10th Percentile £42,625 £24,400 £37,200
90th Percentile £53,875 £37,000 £60,000
England 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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 14003 16440 21333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 45.46% 47.01% 50.10%
Number of salaries quoted 11099 13232 17398
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Progress
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Progress in the South East

Progress
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Progress in the South East

Progress
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Progress in the South East over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Progress in the South East

Progress
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 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
Thames Valley +47 5 - - 2
Oxfordshire - 5 - - 2
West Sussex - 2 - -
Kent - 1 £55,000 -
Surrey - 1 £42,500 -
Progress
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 South East region with a requirement for Progress.

1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Data Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) Sophos
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) VBScript
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) HTTP
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 5 (55.56%) SSL
2 5 (55.56%) SLA
2 5 (55.56%) Wireshark
2 5 (55.56%) WinDbg
2 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Nessus
4 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
4 1 (11.11%) Simulink
4 1 (11.11%) WebSpeed

Progress
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (11.11%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
1 5 (55.56%) HTTP
1 5 (55.56%) SSL
1 5 (55.56%) Wireshark
2 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) WinDbg
2 1 (11.11%) WebSpeed
General
1 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
1 1 (11.11%) Avionics
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Development Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Escalation Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Progress Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) EDI
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Data Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Attack Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Threat Management
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) C++
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
1 5 (55.56%) Python
1 5 (55.56%) VBScript
2 2 (22.22%) C
3 1 (11.11%) Fortran
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Sophos
2 1 (11.11%) Qualys
2 1 (11.11%) Rapid7