The table below looks at the statistics for Progress 4GL skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress 4GL over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress 4GL
Rank 870 903 927
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +24
Permanent jobs citing Progress 4GL 22 45 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.044% 0.017%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.046% 0.086% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 18 45 19
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -18.18%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Progress 4GL
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
47695 52314 55803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.81% 51.32% 51.23%
Number of salaries quoted 41670 45086 47240
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,300 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Progress 4GL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Progress 4GL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Progress 4GL Jobs Demand Trend in England

Progress 4GL
Salary Trend in England

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

Progress 4GL Salary Trend in England

Progress 4GL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress 4GL within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Midlands - 13 £42,500 -
Yorkshire +33 5 £38,750 +29.16%
South East +3 2 £37,000 -17.77%
West Midlands -6 1 - -
North East - 1 £35,000 -
Progress 4GL
UK

Progress 4GL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing Progress 4GL 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 England region with a requirement for Progress 4GL.

1 44 (80.00%) Progress
2 43 (78.18%) OpenEdge
3 36 (65.45%) HTML
4 30 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 25 (45.45%) XML
6 22 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 20 (36.36%) CSS
7 20 (36.36%) MS Excel
8 19 (34.55%) MS Office
8 19 (34.55%) WebSpeed
9 18 (32.73%) Client/Server
10 16 (29.09%) Windows
11 15 (27.27%) .NET
11 15 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (25.45%) COM
12 14 (25.45%) XHTML
12 14 (25.45%) OLE
13 12 (21.82%) Software Engineering
13 12 (21.82%) IIS
13 12 (21.82%) SQL
14 11 (20.00%) Web Services
14 11 (20.00%) Finance
14 11 (20.00%) Scrum
15 10 (18.18%) Relational Database
16 9 (16.36%) OpenEdge ABL
16 9 (16.36%) RDBMS
17 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
18 7 (12.73%) Systems Analysis
18 7 (12.73%) IBM
18 7 (12.73%) SOA

Progress 4GL
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 43 (78.18%) OpenEdge
2 12 (21.82%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 19 (34.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 9 (16.36%) RDBMS
3 7 (12.73%) DB2
4 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (34.55%) WebSpeed
2 4 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.64%) JIRA
3 2 (3.64%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (3.64%) Subversion
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 34 (61.82%) Developer
2 24 (43.64%) Progress Developer
3 21 (38.18%) Senior Developer
4 15 (27.27%) Progress 4GL Developer
5 14 (25.45%) Senior Progress Developer
6 12 (21.82%) Software Engineer
7 7 (12.73%) Senior Software Developer
7 7 (12.73%) Software Developer
8 5 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 5 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Consultant
8 5 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (9.09%) Applications Developer
8 5 (9.09%) Consultant
8 5 (9.09%) IT Consultant
8 5 (9.09%) IT Support
8 5 (9.09%) Support Consultant
9 3 (5.45%) OpenEdge Developer
10 1 (1.82%) Junior Developer
10 1 (1.82%) Junior Web Developer
10 1 (1.82%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (65.45%) HTML
2 25 (45.45%) XML
3 20 (36.36%) CSS
4 15 (27.27%) .NET
5 14 (25.45%) COM
5 14 (25.45%) OLE
5 14 (25.45%) XHTML
6 11 (20.00%) Web Services
7 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.64%) COM+
8 2 (3.64%) CSS3
8 2 (3.64%) HTML5
9 1 (1.82%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.73%) Client/Server
2 15 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.27%) User Experience
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.82%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.09%) Windows
2 7 (12.73%) Windows Server
3 6 (10.91%) Unix
4 5 (9.09%) Linux
4 5 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.82%) Software Engineering
2 11 (20.00%) Scrum
3 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.73%) SDLC
4 7 (12.73%) SOA
4 7 (12.73%) Systems Analysis
4 7 (12.73%) Unit Testing
5 5 (9.09%) Web Application Development
5 5 (9.09%) Web Development
6 4 (7.27%) Data Modelling
6 4 (7.27%) Integration Testing
6 4 (7.27%) Multithreading
6 4 (7.27%) Release Management
7 3 (5.45%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (3.64%) Coaching
8 2 (3.64%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.64%) System Testing
9 1 (1.82%) Pair Programming
9 1 (1.82%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 12 (21.82%) SQL
3 9 (16.36%) OpenEdge ABL
4 7 (12.73%) RPG
4 7 (12.73%) RPG III
4 7 (12.73%) RPG IV
5 3 (5.45%) C#
6 2 (3.64%) Java
6 2 (3.64%) VB
7 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 44 (80.00%) Progress
2 22 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.73%) IBM
4 5 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle