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 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 804 790 877
Rank change year-on-year -14 +87  
Permanent jobs citing Progress 79 133 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.090% 0.14% 0.088%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.31% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 53 121 86
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £45,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £37,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year -12.16% -15.42%  

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 39192 43578 51977
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.55% 44.26% 46.86%
Number of salaries quoted 31085 35450 41894
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Progress in the UK

Progress
Top 30 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 24 June 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 -5 74 £40,000 +14.28% 10
London +34 33 £67,500 +92.85% 4
Yorkshire -10 14 £32,500 -18.75% 3
East of England +3 9 £37,500 +87.50%
East Midlands +21 8 £29,000 -17.14%
West Yorkshire -1 8 £32,500 -23.52% 2
City of London - 7 £72,500 -
Leicestershire +14 6 £55,750 +59.28%
Cambridge - 6 £53,200 -
Cambridgeshire - 6 £53,200 -
South Yorkshire -8 4 £18,250 -47.85%
Sheffield -8 4 £18,250 -47.85%
Leeds -10 4 £21,500 -46.25% 2
North West -41 4 £40,000 +6.66% 1
South East +22 3 - - 1
Leicester +9 3 £29,000 -17.14%
West Sussex -1 3 - - 1
Manchester - 3 £40,000 -
Rickmansworth - 3 £37,500 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £37,500 -
Bradford +1 2 £40,000 -11.11%
West Midlands -4 2 - - 1
Coventry -16 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £19,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
York - 2 - -
Wakefield - 2 £32,500 -
Nottingham - 2 £19,000 -
Crawley -3 1 - - 1
Merseyside -10 1 £52,500 +40.00%

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 40 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (28.79%) Finance
3 36 (27.27%) C#
4 33 (25.00%) .NET
5 31 (23.48%) SQL
6 30 (22.73%) HTML
7 27 (20.45%) OpenEdge
7 27 (20.45%) Microsoft
8 26 (19.70%) SQL Server
9 25 (18.94%) JavaScript
10 22 (16.67%) Windows
10 22 (16.67%) Degree
11 20 (15.15%) ASP.NET
11 20 (15.15%) ERP
12 18 (13.64%) CSS
12 18 (13.64%) Windows Server
13 17 (12.88%) Web Development
14 16 (12.12%) Oracle
14 16 (12.12%) Active Directory
14 16 (12.12%) Scrum
15 15 (11.36%) Progress 4GL
15 15 (11.36%) ITIL
15 15 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
16 14 (10.61%) Web Services
16 14 (10.61%) VMware
16 14 (10.61%) Computer Science
17 13 (9.85%) Retail
17 13 (9.85%) Visual Studio
17 13 (9.85%) OO
17 13 (9.85%) C

Progress
Co-occurring 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 27 (20.45%) OpenEdge
2 4 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.27%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.76%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.76%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.76%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.76%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) BPCS
1 2 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.52%) LatentZero
1 2 (1.52%) Sage 200
1 2 (1.52%) thinkFolio
1 2 (1.52%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.06%) Office 365
3 2 (1.52%) SaaS
4 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.76%) G Suite
4 1 (0.76%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.06%) Firewall
1 8 (6.06%) SAN
1 8 (6.06%) VoIP
1 8 (6.06%) VPN
2 5 (3.79%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (3.03%) ADSL
3 4 (3.03%) BGP
3 4 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (3.03%) Ethernet
3 4 (3.03%) ICMP
3 4 (3.03%) IPsec
3 4 (3.03%) LAN
3 4 (3.03%) MPLS
3 4 (3.03%) OSPF
3 4 (3.03%) RIP
3 4 (3.03%) SNMP
3 4 (3.03%) SSL
3 4 (3.03%) Unified Communications
3 4 (3.03%) VLAN
3 4 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (19.70%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (3.79%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.79%) RDBMS
3 5 (3.79%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.79%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (3.03%) DTS
4 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.27%) Endeca
5 3 (2.27%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.52%) Big Data
6 2 (1.52%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.76%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.76%) HBase
7 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (9.85%) Visual Studio
2 9 (6.82%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (6.82%) PowerBuilder
3 6 (4.55%) JIRA
4 5 (3.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (2.27%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.27%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.76%) WebSpeed
General
1 38 (28.79%) Finance
2 13 (9.85%) Retail
3 9 (6.82%) Law
4 6 (4.55%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.79%) Legal
5 5 (3.79%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.03%) Banking
7 3 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.52%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.52%) Avionics
8 2 (1.52%) Front Office
8 2 (1.52%) Games
8 2 (1.52%) Marketing
9 1 (0.76%) Back Office
9 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.76%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.76%) Local Government
9 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (44.70%) Developer
2 18 (13.64%) Progress Developer
3 17 (12.88%) Software Developer
4 10 (7.58%) Analyst
4 10 (7.58%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (6.82%) OpenEdge Developer
5 9 (6.82%) Project Manager
5 9 (6.82%) Web Developer
6 7 (5.30%) Senior Manager
6 7 (5.30%) Wintel Engineer
6 7 (5.30%) Wintel Systems Engineer
7 6 (4.55%) Applications Developer
7 6 (4.55%) Lead Systems Engineer
7 6 (4.55%) Scrum Master
8 5 (3.79%) IT Manager
8 5 (3.79%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (3.79%) Team Leader
8 5 (3.79%) Wintel Team Leader
9 4 (3.03%) Database Developer
9 4 (3.03%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (25.00%) .NET
2 30 (22.73%) HTML
3 20 (15.15%) ASP.NET
4 18 (13.64%) CSS
5 14 (10.61%) Web Services
6 11 (8.33%) jQuery
7 8 (6.06%) CSS3
7 8 (6.06%) HTML5
7 8 (6.06%) XML
8 6 (4.55%) AngularJS
8 6 (4.55%) Velocity
9 4 (3.03%) 802.1X
10 3 (2.27%) .NET Framework
10 3 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (2.27%) JSON
10 3 (2.27%) Node.js
10 3 (2.27%) REST
11 2 (1.52%) FIX Protocol
11 2 (1.52%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.61%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.58%) Virtual Team
3 6 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (3.03%) RSA SecurID
4 4 (3.03%) User Experience
5 3 (2.27%) Derivative
5 3 (2.27%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.52%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.52%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.52%) EPoS
6 2 (1.52%) Fintech
6 2 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.52%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.76%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.76%) Equities
7 1 (0.76%) iPhone
7 1 (0.76%) Life Science
7 1 (0.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.67%) Windows
2 18 (13.64%) Windows Server
3 8 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.76%) Linux
5 1 (0.76%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (15.15%) ERP
3 17 (12.88%) Web Development
4 16 (12.12%) Scrum
5 15 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (11.36%) ITIL
6 13 (9.85%) OO
7 12 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 12 (9.09%) Project Management
8 11 (8.33%) Logistics
8 11 (8.33%) SDLC
9 10 (7.58%) Migration
10 9 (6.82%) Line Management
10 9 (6.82%) OOP
10 9 (6.82%) Test Planning
10 9 (6.82%) Validation
11 8 (6.06%) Multichannel Retail
11 8 (6.06%) TDD
12 7 (5.30%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (27.27%) C#
2 31 (23.48%) SQL
3 25 (18.94%) JavaScript
4 15 (11.36%) Progress 4GL
5 13 (9.85%) C
6 7 (5.30%) Java
7 4 (3.03%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.03%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.27%) C++
8 3 (2.27%) COBOL
8 3 (2.27%) Perl
8 3 (2.27%) PHP
8 3 (2.27%) Uniface
8 3 (2.27%) VBA
9 2 (1.52%) Fortran
9 2 (1.52%) OpenEdge ABL
9 2 (1.52%) Python
9 2 (1.52%) Scala
9 2 (1.52%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (16.67%) Degree
2 13 (9.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (7.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (3.03%) CCENT
4 4 (3.03%) CCNA
4 4 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.03%) MCITP
4 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.03%) PMP
5 1 (0.76%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.76%) ISEB
5 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.03%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.27%) QA
3 2 (1.52%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.76%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.76%) GxP
4 1 (0.76%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.03%) Terminal Server
2 4 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (3.03%) FortiGate
1 4 (3.03%) SCOM
1 4 (3.03%) WhatsUp Gold
1 4 (3.03%) WMI
2 2 (1.52%) Nessus
3 1 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 27 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.12%) Oracle
3 14 (10.61%) VMware
4 10 (7.58%) EMC
4 10 (7.58%) EqualLogic
5 9 (6.82%) Ab Initio
6 8 (6.06%) Cisco
6 8 (6.06%) Dell Compellent
7 6 (4.55%) NetApp
8 4 (3.03%) WatchGuard
9 3 (2.27%) ATG
9 3 (2.27%) Sage
10 2 (1.52%) Bloomberg
10 2 (1.52%) FactSet
10 2 (1.52%) Google
10 2 (1.52%) Infor
10 2 (1.52%) JD Edwards
10 2 (1.52%) Rapid7
10 2 (1.52%) Reuters
10 2 (1.52%) StatPro
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