The table below looks at the statistics for Progress 4GL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress 4GL over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress 4GL
Rank 878 951 968
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +17
Permanent jobs citing Progress 4GL 33 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.016% 0.018%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.064% 0.032% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 31 16 21
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £34,000 £38,100
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.76%

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
51390 56383 63151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.33% 51.39% 52.73%
Number of salaries quoted 44488 47983 53937
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,421 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +1.26%

Progress 4GL
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Progress 4GL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 May 2016 within the UK.

Progress 4GL Salary Histogram in the UK

Progress 4GL
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress 4GL within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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
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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
England +60 33 £40,000 -5.88%
Yorkshire +33 17 £40,000 +23.07%
West Yorkshire +22 16 £40,000 +23.07%
Leeds - 16 £40,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 6 £35,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £35,000 -
North East - 6 £35,000 -
South East - 5 £42,500 -
Surrey - 5 £42,500 -
Weybridge - 5 £42,500 -
Bradford +8 2 £45,000 +38.46%
Coventry - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
London +31 1 £40,000 -5.88%
North West +17 1 £37,500 +5.63%
Sheffield - 1 £25,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £25,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £37,500 -
Liverpool - 1 £37,500 -
Midlands - 1 £42,500 -

Progress 4GL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 with a requirement for Progress 4GL.

1 57 (87.69%) Progress
2 47 (72.31%) OpenEdge
3 38 (58.46%) HTML
3 38 (58.46%) JavaScript
4 37 (56.92%) .NET
5 35 (53.85%) Windows
6 26 (40.00%) Unix
7 24 (36.92%) C#
7 24 (36.92%) OpenEdge ABL
8 20 (30.77%) Software Engineering
8 20 (30.77%) SQL
9 16 (24.62%) Linux
9 16 (24.62%) Client/Server
10 12 (18.46%) AngularJS
10 12 (18.46%) jQuery
10 12 (18.46%) IIS
10 12 (18.46%) C++
10 12 (18.46%) MVC
11 11 (16.92%) N-Tier
11 11 (16.92%) XML
11 11 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (16.92%) Kendo UI
12 10 (15.38%) Problem Management
12 10 (15.38%) Web Services
12 10 (15.38%) Java
12 10 (15.38%) Oracle
12 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
12 10 (15.38%) Finance
13 9 (13.85%) WebSpeed
13 9 (13.85%) MS Excel

Progress 4GL
Top Related IT Skills 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 47 (72.31%) OpenEdge
2 12 (18.46%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.23%) DB2
3 6 (9.23%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) WebSpeed
2 4 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Billing
2 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (43.08%) Developer
2 20 (30.77%) Progress Developer
3 19 (29.23%) Software Engineer
4 18 (27.69%) Senior Developer
5 13 (20.00%) OpenEdge Developer
6 12 (18.46%) Senior Progress Developer
7 8 (12.31%) Applications Engineer
7 8 (12.31%) Applications Support
7 8 (12.31%) Applications Support Engineer
7 8 (12.31%) Support Engineer
8 6 (9.23%) Senior Software Developer
8 6 (9.23%) Software Developer
9 5 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 5 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Consultant
9 5 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (7.69%) Consultant
9 5 (7.69%) IT Consultant
9 5 (7.69%) IT Support
9 5 (7.69%) Java Engineer
9 5 (7.69%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (58.46%) HTML
2 37 (56.92%) .NET
3 12 (18.46%) AngularJS
3 12 (18.46%) jQuery
4 11 (16.92%) Kendo UI
4 11 (16.92%) XML
5 10 (15.38%) Web Services
6 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET
7 4 (6.15%) CSS
8 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (3.08%) COM+
8 2 (3.08%) CSS3
8 2 (3.08%) HTML5
9 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.54%) COM
9 1 (1.54%) MFC
9 1 (1.54%) OLE
9 1 (1.54%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.62%) Client/Server
2 11 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (16.92%) N-Tier
3 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (53.85%) Windows
2 26 (40.00%) Unix
3 16 (24.62%) Linux
4 6 (9.23%) Windows Server
5 5 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 12 (18.46%) MVC
3 10 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 8 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (12.31%) ITIL
5 7 (10.77%) Scrum
5 7 (10.77%) SDLC
6 6 (9.23%) SOA
6 6 (9.23%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (9.23%) Unit Testing
7 4 (6.15%) Data Modelling
7 4 (6.15%) Integration Testing
7 4 (6.15%) Multithreading
7 4 (6.15%) Release Management
7 4 (6.15%) Web Development
8 2 (3.08%) Coaching
8 2 (3.08%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.08%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (3.08%) System Testing
9 1 (1.54%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (58.46%) JavaScript
2 24 (36.92%) C#
2 24 (36.92%) OpenEdge ABL
3 20 (30.77%) SQL
4 12 (18.46%) C++
5 10 (15.38%) Java
6 6 (9.23%) RPG
6 6 (9.23%) RPG III
6 6 (9.23%) RPG IV
7 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.08%) VB
8 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) Degree
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) QA
Vendors
1 57 (87.69%) Progress
2 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.38%) Oracle
3 6 (9.23%) IBM
4 5 (7.69%) VMware