The table below looks at the statistics for Progress 4GL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress 4GL over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress 4GL
Rank 861 905 839
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -66
Permanent jobs citing Progress 4GL 37 22 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.019% 0.041%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.066% 0.036% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 37 22 45
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +14.70%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56013 60307 57062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.24% 51.54% 52.54%
Number of salaries quoted 47705 51135 48928
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Progress 4GL
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Progress 4GL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Progress 4GL
Salary Trend

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

Progress 4GL Salary Trend in the UK

Progress 4GL
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Progress 4GL over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 within the UK.

Progress 4GL Salary Histogram in the UK

Progress 4GL
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress 4GL within the UK over the 3 months to 3 August 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
England +36 37 £45,000 -7.69% 3
London +34 24 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Buckinghamshire - 9 £45,000 -
South East - 9 £45,000 -
High Wycombe - 6 £45,000 -
North West 0 2 £36,209 +6.49%
Birmingham -5 2 £35,000 -12.50% 1
West Midlands -9 2 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Manchester - 2 £36,209 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
East of England - 1 £45,000 -

Progress 4GL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 45 (90.00%) HTML
2 42 (84.00%) Progress
3 39 (78.00%) JavaScript
4 33 (66.00%) MS Office
4 33 (66.00%) Microsoft
5 32 (64.00%) XML
6 30 (60.00%) OpenEdge
6 30 (60.00%) REST
7 29 (58.00%) XHTML
7 29 (58.00%) MS Excel
7 29 (58.00%) COM
7 29 (58.00%) CSS
8 17 (34.00%) Finance
9 15 (30.00%) Client/Server
10 11 (22.00%) WebSpeed
11 9 (18.00%) SQL
12 7 (14.00%) .NET
12 7 (14.00%) Ajax
12 7 (14.00%) JSON
13 6 (12.00%) C#
14 5 (10.00%) T-SQL
14 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
14 5 (10.00%) Change Management
15 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 4 (8.00%) IIS
15 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
15 4 (8.00%) VB
15 4 (8.00%) Capita
15 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (8.00%) Degree

Progress 4GL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 30 (60.00%) OpenEdge
2 4 (8.00%) IIS
Applications
1 33 (66.00%) MS Office
2 29 (58.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) WebSpeed
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.00%) PowerBuilder
General
1 17 (34.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Law
2 2 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (66.00%) Developer
2 30 (60.00%) Progress Developer
3 15 (30.00%) Applications Architect
3 15 (30.00%) Analyst
3 15 (30.00%) Architect
4 13 (26.00%) Applications Developer
5 12 (24.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 12 (24.00%) Programmer
6 8 (16.00%) Progress Analyst Programmer
6 8 (16.00%) Progress Programmer
7 3 (6.00%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Data Migration Specialist
8 2 (4.00%) EDI Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Systems Programmer
8 2 (4.00%) Systems Analyst Programmer
9 1 (2.00%) Data Consultant
9 1 (2.00%) Data Migration Consultant
9 1 (2.00%) Data Conversion Specialist
9 1 (2.00%) Database Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (90.00%) HTML
2 32 (64.00%) XML
3 30 (60.00%) REST
4 29 (58.00%) XHTML
4 29 (58.00%) COM
4 29 (58.00%) CSS
5 7 (14.00%) .NET
5 7 (14.00%) Ajax
5 7 (14.00%) JSON
6 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (6.00%) Web Services
8 2 (4.00%) EDI
8 2 (4.00%) EDIFACT
8 2 (4.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (8.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.00%) FMCG
3 2 (4.00%) TRADACOMS
4 1 (2.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.00%) Data Conversion
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) UNIX
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
1 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.00%) Change Management
2 4 (8.00%) SDLC
3 3 (6.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (6.00%) Migration
4 2 (4.00%) ERP
4 2 (4.00%) B2B
4 2 (4.00%) Project Management
4 2 (4.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (4.00%) Time Management
5 1 (2.00%) ETL Development
5 1 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.00%) Data Transformation
5 1 (2.00%) Test Planning
5 1 (2.00%) Process Management
5 1 (2.00%) ETL
5 1 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.00%) MVC
5 1 (2.00%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (78.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (18.00%) SQL
3 6 (12.00%) C#
4 5 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.00%) VB
6 2 (4.00%) ActionScript
6 2 (4.00%) ActionScript 2.0
6 2 (4.00%) Java
7 1 (2.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) MCSD
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 42 (84.00%) Progress
2 33 (66.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.00%) Capita
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle
5 2 (4.00%) Infor
6 1 (2.00%) Ab Initio
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