The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress 4GL
Rank 113 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Progress 4GL 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% 0.17% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% 0.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £38,000 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
753 738 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.51% 42.44% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 662 626 564
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Progress 4GL
West Midlands

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 2 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (100.00%) OpenEdge
1 2 (100.00%) Progress

Progress 4GL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (100.00%) OpenEdge
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Progress Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Progress