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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress 4GL
Rank 856 889 851
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -38
Permanent jobs citing Progress 4GL 44 21 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.018% 0.039%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.078% 0.036% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 44 21 41
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
56587 58638 55978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.12% 51.04% 52.70%
Number of salaries quoted 48340 49168 48136
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 31 August 2015 within the UK.

Progress 4GL Salary Histogram in the UK

Progress 4GL
Top 16 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 31 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +38 44 £45,000 +5.88% 4
London +16 22 £42,500 -22.72% 1
South East +23 14 £45,000 +109.30%
Buckinghamshire - 13 £45,000 -
High Wycombe - 6 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £45,000 -
East of England - 5 £45,000 -
Sheffield - 4 £30,000 - 2
South Yorkshire - 4 £30,000 - 2
Yorkshire - 4 £30,000 - 2
Birmingham +4 2 £35,000 -12.50%
West Midlands -20 2 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Manchester - 2 £36,209 -
North West - 2 £36,209 -
Berkshire +7 1 £25,000 +16.27%
Reading - 1 £25,000 -

Progress 4GL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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 55 (88.71%) HTML
2 52 (83.87%) Progress
3 48 (77.42%) JavaScript
4 38 (61.29%) Microsoft
4 38 (61.29%) MS Office
4 38 (61.29%) XML
5 37 (59.68%) CSS
6 36 (58.06%) REST
7 35 (56.45%) COM
7 35 (56.45%) XHTML
7 35 (56.45%) MS Excel
7 35 (56.45%) OpenEdge
8 21 (33.87%) Client/Server
9 20 (32.26%) Finance
10 15 (24.19%) WebSpeed
11 11 (17.74%) .NET
12 10 (16.13%) SQL
13 9 (14.52%) C#
14 7 (11.29%) Ajax
14 7 (11.29%) JSON
15 6 (9.68%) jQuery
16 5 (8.06%) SDLC
16 5 (8.06%) MVC
16 5 (8.06%) C++
16 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
16 5 (8.06%) N-Tier
16 5 (8.06%) UNIX
16 5 (8.06%) Windows
16 5 (8.06%) Linux
17 4 (6.45%) IIS

Progress 4GL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 35 (56.45%) OpenEdge
2 4 (6.45%) IIS
3 2 (3.23%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 38 (61.29%) MS Office
2 35 (56.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (24.19%) WebSpeed
2 2 (3.23%) PowerBuilder
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.23%) PROIV
3 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
General
1 20 (32.26%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Law
2 2 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 46 (74.19%) Developer
2 40 (64.52%) Progress Developer
3 17 (27.42%) Applications Architect
3 17 (27.42%) Applications Developer
3 17 (27.42%) Architect
4 13 (20.97%) Analyst
5 12 (19.35%) Programmer
6 11 (17.74%) Analyst Programmer
7 8 (12.90%) Progress Analyst Programmer
7 8 (12.90%) Progress Programmer
8 5 (8.06%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.23%) EDI Analyst
11 1 (1.61%) Uniface Developer
11 1 (1.61%) Systems Programmer
11 1 (1.61%) Junior Programmer
11 1 (1.61%) Systems Analyst Programmer
11 1 (1.61%) Data Migration Specialist
11 1 (1.61%) Database Specialist
11 1 (1.61%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (88.71%) HTML
2 38 (61.29%) XML
3 37 (59.68%) CSS
4 36 (58.06%) REST
5 35 (56.45%) COM
5 35 (56.45%) XHTML
6 11 (17.74%) .NET
7 7 (11.29%) Ajax
7 7 (11.29%) JSON
8 6 (9.68%) jQuery
9 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
9 3 (4.84%) Web Services
10 2 (3.23%) EDIFACT
10 2 (3.23%) EDI
10 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (1.61%) HTML5
11 1 (1.61%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.87%) Client/Server
2 5 (8.06%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.84%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.23%) User Experience
4 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.23%) TRADACOMS
4 2 (3.23%) FMCG
5 1 (1.61%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) UNIX
1 5 (8.06%) Windows
1 5 (8.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (8.06%) SDLC
1 5 (8.06%) MVC
2 4 (6.45%) Change Management
2 4 (6.45%) Software Engineering
3 2 (3.23%) B2B
3 2 (3.23%) Project Management
3 2 (3.23%) Migration
3 2 (3.23%) Scrum
3 2 (3.23%) ERP
3 2 (3.23%) Time Management
3 2 (3.23%) Data Migration
3 2 (3.23%) Web Development
3 2 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (1.61%) ETL Development
4 1 (1.61%) Data Transformation
4 1 (1.61%) ETL
4 1 (1.61%) Practice Management
4 1 (1.61%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (77.42%) JavaScript
2 10 (16.13%) SQL
3 9 (14.52%) C#
4 5 (8.06%) C++
5 4 (6.45%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.84%) VB
7 2 (3.23%) Uniface
7 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.23%) ActionScript
7 2 (3.23%) Java
7 2 (3.23%) ActionScript 2.0
7 2 (3.23%) LINC
7 2 (3.23%) xBase
7 2 (3.23%) Clipper
8 1 (1.61%) Delphi
8 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) MCSD
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) WMI
Vendors
1 52 (83.87%) Progress
2 38 (61.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle
4 3 (4.84%) Capita
5 2 (3.23%) Infor
6 1 (1.61%) Sitecore
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago