The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 April 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 / West Midlands
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 238 -
Rank change year-on-year +31 -  
Permanent jobs citing Progress 5 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.14% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.52% -  
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 West Midlands.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2029 2840 2527
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 41.90% 45.58% 46.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1574 2163 2092
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Progress
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Progress
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Progress in the West Midlands

Progress
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 April 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
Coventry +4 4 £42,000 +5.00%
Warwickshire - 1 £38,000 -
Progress
England

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

1 8 (57.14%) CSS
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (50.00%) Web Development
3 6 (42.86%) jQuery
3 6 (42.86%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 5 (35.71%) SDLC
5 3 (21.43%) Line Management
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) OpenEdge
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) MVC
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 1 (7.14%) Analytics
7 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
7 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
7 1 (7.14%) Online Marketing
7 1 (7.14%) Search Engine Marketing
7 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
7 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
7 1 (7.14%) SEO

Progress
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (21.43%) OpenEdge
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) VLAN
1 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Web Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Progress Developer
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (7.14%) Marketing Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) CSS
2 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (42.86%) HTML
3 6 (42.86%) jQuery
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Web Development
2 5 (35.71%) SDLC
3 3 (21.43%) Line Management
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Online Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) Pay per click
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Search Engine Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Citrix
1 1 (7.14%) Google
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) VMware
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