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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress 4GL over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress 4GL
Rank 834 843 815
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -28
Permanent jobs citing Progress 4GL 18 20 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.019% 0.047%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.035% 0.036% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 48
Average salary £37,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.62% +14.28%
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
51003 55349 55185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.83% 53.11% 53.96%
Number of salaries quoted 43765 46878 47978
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Progress 4GL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Progress 4GL across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Progress 4GL across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Progress 4GL Salary Histogram in England

Progress 4GL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress 4GL within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yorkshire +2 6 £45,000 +12.50%
South East -4 4 £30,565 -32.07%
West Midlands -29 3 £40,000 +5.26%
East of England - 2 £32,500 -
London +36 1 - -
North West +7 1 £35,500 +4.41%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Progress 4GL
UK

Progress 4GL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 33 (97.06%) Progress
2 21 (61.76%) OpenEdge
3 15 (44.12%) SQL
4 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (35.29%) T-SQL
5 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
6 11 (32.35%) XML
7 10 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (29.41%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (23.53%) .NET
9 6 (17.65%) Pair Programming
9 6 (17.65%) Windows
9 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
10 5 (14.71%) UNIX
10 5 (14.71%) Project Management
10 5 (14.71%) CRM
10 5 (14.71%) ERP
10 5 (14.71%) Degree
11 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
11 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
11 4 (11.76%) Banking
11 4 (11.76%) HTML
11 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
12 3 (8.82%) C#
12 3 (8.82%) Web Services
13 2 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (5.88%) J2EE
13 2 (5.88%) Oracle
13 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
13 2 (5.88%) WebSpeed

Progress 4GL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 21 (61.76%) OpenEdge
2 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (5.88%) PowerBuilder
3 2 (5.88%) WebSpeed
4 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
1 4 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) Developer
2 18 (52.94%) Progress Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Analyst Programmer
4 5 (14.71%) Programmer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Programmer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Data Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Data Migration Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Data Conversion Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) Systems Analyst Programmer
7 1 (2.94%) Migration Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Data Migration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) XML
2 8 (23.53%) .NET
3 4 (11.76%) HTML
4 3 (8.82%) Web Services
5 2 (5.88%) J2EE
6 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.94%) Ajax
6 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.65%) Pair Programming
3 5 (14.71%) Project Management
3 5 (14.71%) CRM
3 5 (14.71%) ERP
4 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.88%) Test Planning
6 1 (2.94%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.94%) SOA
6 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.94%) Change Management
6 1 (2.94%) Migration
6 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) SQL
2 12 (35.29%) T-SQL
3 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.82%) C#
5 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) MCSD
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 33 (97.06%) Progress
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Ab Initio
3 1 (2.94%) Capita
3 1 (2.94%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft