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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Progress 4GL
UK
Rank 858 921 932
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +11
Permanent jobs citing Progress 4GL 5 32 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.032% 0.030%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.011% 0.061% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 5 32 29
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +12.50%

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
45747 52248 53948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 54.21% 51.82% 50.47%
Number of salaries quoted 39006 44932 46129
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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
Top 12 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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +62 5 £32,500 -27.77%
East of England +4 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Hertfordshire +2 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Rickmansworth - 2 £40,000 -
South East +40 1 £32,500 -27.77%
West Midlands +30 1 £32,500 -23.52%
Hampshire +24 1 £32,500 -33.67%
Southampton +13 1 £32,500 -33.67%
Warwickshire - 1 £32,500 -
North West - 1 £32,500 -
Warwick - 1 £32,500 -
Manchester - 1 £32,500 -

Progress 4GL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 7 (77.78%) Finance
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) Progress
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) OpenEdge
5 3 (33.33%) ERP
5 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) XML
5 3 (33.33%) Unix
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (22.22%) QA
6 2 (22.22%) Subversion
6 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) JSON
6 2 (22.22%) Ab Initio
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (22.22%) JMS
6 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
6 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (22.22%) Test Planning

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 4 (44.44%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (22.22%) PowerBuilder
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) WebSpeed
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) ERP Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Progress Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (22.22%) OpenEdge Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior VB.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) JMS
3 2 (22.22%) JSON
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET
4 1 (11.11%) COM
4 1 (11.11%) LINQ
4 1 (11.11%) ODBC
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) ERP
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Insight
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) OpenEdge ABL
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) Progress
3 2 (22.22%) Ab Initio
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft