The table below looks at the statistics for Progress 4GL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress 4GL over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress 4GL
Rank 125 128 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Progress 4GL 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.094% 0.047% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.23% 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
Progress 4GL
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
863 971 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 40.46% 45.57% 46.25%
Number of salaries quoted 739 900 707
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Progress 4GL
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Progress 4GL across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Progress 4GL Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Progress 4GL
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Progress 4GL across the Birmingham region.

Progress 4GL Salary Trend in Birmingham

Progress 4GL
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Progress 4GL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Progress 4GL.

1 4 (100.00%) Progress
2 2 (50.00%) OpenEdge
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio

Progress 4GL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Progress 4GL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Progress 4GL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) OpenEdge
2 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Progress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Progress