The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Progress
England / South West
Rank - 244 238
Permanent jobs citing Progress 0 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.15% 0.084%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.34% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Median salary - £29,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.86%  
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 the South West.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2073 2657 2617
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 40.76% 45.21% 43.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1756 2185 2201
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Progress
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Progress
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Progress in the South West

Progress
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 South West region with a requirement for Progress.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) BaseX
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Commercial Data Analysis

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BaseX
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Commercial Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP