The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Progress
UK
Rank 812 805 886
Rank change year-on-year -7 +81  
Permanent jobs citing Progress 53 136 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.063% 0.13% 0.071%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.29% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 47 125 67
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,100 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,400 £45,600 £62,000
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.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 36853 46988 49642
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.93% 45.92% 47.23%
Number of salaries quoted 29608 38366 40039
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Progress
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Progress
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Progress in the UK

Progress
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Progress over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Progress in the UK

Progress
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
England +27 50 £42,750 +0.58% 9
London +63 19 £64,500 +43.33% 6
Yorkshire +17 16 £43,750 -2.77% 2
West Yorkshire +3 11 £45,000 - 2
Bradford 0 8 £45,000 -
West Midlands +27 7 £39,500 -12.22% 1
Coventry +25 5 £42,000 -6.66%
East of England +14 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Hertfordshire +13 5 £40,000 -11.11%
North Yorkshire - 5 £35,000 -
City of London - 5 £64,000 - 2
Rickmansworth - 5 £40,000 -
York - 4 £35,000 -
Leeds +6 3 £22,500 -47.05%
South East +24 2 - -
Kent +22 2 - -
Chatham - 2 - -
Warwickshire +25 1 £38,000 -15.55%
Scotland +13 1 £42,500 -
North West -24 1 £27,000 -10.00%
Birmingham - 1 £37,500 - 1
Lancashire - 1 £27,000 -
Burnley - 1 £27,000 -
Harrogate - 1 £42,500 -
Leamington Spa - 1 £38,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £42,500 -

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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 with a requirement for Progress.

1 36 (29.03%) OpenEdge
2 32 (25.81%) Line Management
3 31 (25.00%) Finance
4 25 (20.16%) SQL
5 21 (16.94%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (14.52%) Data Analysis
7 17 (13.71%) C#
8 16 (12.90%) Degree
9 15 (12.10%) Retail
9 15 (12.10%) JavaScript
9 15 (12.10%) .NET
9 15 (12.10%) XML
10 14 (11.29%) Web Services
10 14 (11.29%) Windows
10 14 (11.29%) Analytics
11 13 (10.48%) Oracle
11 13 (10.48%) SharePoint
12 12 (9.68%) Visualisation
12 12 (9.68%) Process Improvement
12 12 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
12 12 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (8.87%) Scorecard
13 11 (8.87%) Windows Server
13 11 (8.87%) Straight-Through Processing
13 11 (8.87%) Data Visualisation
13 11 (8.87%) Spreadsheet
13 11 (8.87%) Workflow Management
13 11 (8.87%) Risk Management
13 11 (8.87%) Front Office
13 11 (8.87%) Workflow

Progress
Top Related IT Skills 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 36 (29.03%) OpenEdge
2 13 (10.48%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.65%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (1.61%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.81%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.81%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.81%) Confluence
5 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (8.87%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (4.03%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.81%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) MS Project
3 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.81%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) BPCS
1 3 (2.42%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (2.42%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (2.42%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (5.65%) Office 365
2 1 (0.81%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.87%) HTTP
2 5 (4.03%) VoIP
3 3 (2.42%) LAN
3 3 (2.42%) VLAN
3 3 (2.42%) VPN
3 3 (2.42%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.61%) ADSL
4 2 (1.61%) BGP
4 2 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.61%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.61%) Firewall
4 2 (1.61%) ICMP
4 2 (1.61%) IPsec
4 2 (1.61%) MPLS
4 2 (1.61%) OSPF
4 2 (1.61%) RIP
4 2 (1.61%) SNMP
4 2 (1.61%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.61%) WAN
4 2 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.65%) Endeca
2 7 (5.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.03%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (3.23%) DTS
4 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.42%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.61%) Blockchain
6 2 (1.61%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.81%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.81%) Big Data
7 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.81%) MySQL
7 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.03%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (4.03%) PowerBuilder
2 4 (3.23%) Cucumber
2 4 (3.23%) Selenium
2 4 (3.23%) SoapUI
2 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (3.23%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.23%) WebDriver
3 2 (1.61%) WebSpeed
4 1 (0.81%) Subversion
4 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (25.00%) Finance
2 15 (12.10%) Retail
3 11 (8.87%) Front Office
4 5 (4.03%) Law
4 5 (4.03%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.23%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.42%) Legal
6 3 (2.42%) Marketing
7 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.81%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 60 (48.39%) Developer
2 35 (28.23%) Progress Developer
3 17 (13.71%) Project Manager
4 13 (10.48%) Senior Developer
5 12 (9.68%) OpenEdge Developer
6 11 (8.87%) Analyst
7 9 (7.26%) Consultant
8 7 (5.65%) Lead Systems Engineer
8 7 (5.65%) Senior Progress Developer
8 7 (5.65%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (4.84%) .NET Developer
9 6 (4.84%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (4.84%) Software Developer
9 6 (4.84%) Team Leader
9 6 (4.84%) Wintel Engineer
9 6 (4.84%) Wintel Systems Engineer
9 6 (4.84%) Wintel Team Leader
10 4 (3.23%) Database Developer
10 4 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (3.23%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.10%) .NET
1 15 (12.10%) XML
2 14 (11.29%) Web Services
3 11 (8.87%) ASP.NET
3 11 (8.87%) CSS
3 11 (8.87%) HTML
4 8 (6.45%) JSON
5 7 (5.65%) REST
6 6 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 4 (3.23%) jQuery
8 3 (2.42%) EDI
9 2 (1.61%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.61%) 802.1X
9 2 (1.61%) Kendo UI
10 1 (0.81%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.81%) D3.js
10 1 (0.81%) Kafka
10 1 (0.81%) Node.js
10 1 (0.81%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.87%) Equities
3 7 (5.65%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (4.03%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.61%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.81%) Derivative
6 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.81%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (0.81%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.29%) Windows
2 11 (8.87%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.42%) Linux
4 2 (1.61%) Unix
5 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.81%) Line Management
2 21 (16.94%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (14.52%) Data Analysis
4 14 (11.29%) Analytics
5 12 (9.68%) Process Improvement
5 12 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
5 12 (9.68%) Visualisation
6 11 (8.87%) Data Visualisation
6 11 (8.87%) ITIL
6 11 (8.87%) Risk Management
6 11 (8.87%) Scorecard
6 11 (8.87%) Straight-Through Processing
6 11 (8.87%) Workflow
6 11 (8.87%) Workflow Management
7 10 (8.06%) Web Development
8 9 (7.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (6.45%) ERP
9 8 (6.45%) MVC
9 8 (6.45%) OO
10 7 (5.65%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (20.16%) SQL
2 17 (13.71%) C#
3 15 (12.10%) JavaScript
4 8 (6.45%) C
5 7 (5.65%) Progress 4GL
6 4 (3.23%) Java
6 4 (3.23%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.61%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.61%) C++
8 1 (0.81%) OpenEdge ABL
8 1 (0.81%) Perl
8 1 (0.81%) PHP
8 1 (0.81%) Python
8 1 (0.81%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (12.90%) Degree
2 7 (5.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.61%) CCENT
4 2 (1.61%) CCNA
4 2 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.61%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.61%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.81%) PMO
2 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.81%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.61%) FortiGate
1 2 (1.61%) Nessus
1 2 (1.61%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (1.61%) WMI
Vendors
1 13 (10.48%) Oracle
2 10 (8.06%) VMware
3 9 (7.26%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.65%) ATG
4 7 (5.65%) Dell Compellent
4 7 (5.65%) EMC
4 7 (5.65%) EqualLogic
4 7 (5.65%) NetApp
5 6 (4.84%) Guidewire
6 5 (4.03%) Ab Initio
6 5 (4.03%) Cisco
7 3 (2.42%) Infor
7 3 (2.42%) JD Edwards
7 3 (2.42%) Sage
8 2 (1.61%) Aruba
8 2 (1.61%) Avaya
8 2 (1.61%) BroadSoft
8 2 (1.61%) HP
8 2 (1.61%) Mitel
8 2 (1.61%) Telerik
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