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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress 4GL
Rank 889 923 836
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -87
Permanent jobs citing Progress 4GL 14 17 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.014% 0.040%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.025% 0.027% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 45
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £34,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +11.11%

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
56309 63530 60336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.81% 52.61% 53.41%
Number of salaries quoted 47909 53546 51772
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
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

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 17 April 2015 within the UK.

Progress 4GL Salary Histogram in the UK

Progress 4GL
Top 17 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 17 April 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 +29 14 £35,500 -11.25% 2
Yorkshire +4 4 £38,750 -3.12% 1
West Yorkshire +1 4 £38,750 -3.12% 1
London - 4 £43,000 - 1
South East -1 2 £30,565 -32.07%
Leeds -2 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Bradford - 2 £31,250 - 1
Maidenhead - 2 £30,565 -
Rickmansworth - 2 £32,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £30,565 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £32,500 -
East of England - 2 £32,500 -
North West +2 1 £35,500 +4.41%
City of London - 1 £42,500 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £35,500 -

Progress 4GL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 37 (94.87%) Progress
2 25 (64.10%) OpenEdge
3 16 (41.03%) SQL
4 14 (35.90%) XML
5 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (30.77%) T-SQL
6 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 10 (25.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (25.64%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (20.51%) .NET
8 8 (20.51%) HTML
8 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
9 6 (15.38%) Pair Programming
9 6 (15.38%) Finance
9 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio
9 6 (15.38%) Windows
10 5 (12.82%) CRM
10 5 (12.82%) UNIX
10 5 (12.82%) ERP
10 5 (12.82%) Project Management
10 5 (12.82%) Degree
11 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
11 4 (10.26%) REST
11 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
11 4 (10.26%) Banking
11 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
11 4 (10.26%) MS Office
12 3 (7.69%) C#
12 3 (7.69%) COM
12 3 (7.69%) CSS

Progress 4GL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 25 (64.10%) OpenEdge
2 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Office
2 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.69%) WebSpeed
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (5.13%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Law
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (74.36%) Developer
2 20 (51.28%) Progress Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Analyst Programmer
4 6 (15.38%) Programmer
5 5 (12.82%) Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Programmer
7 3 (7.69%) Applications Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Applications Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Migration Consultant
9 1 (2.56%) Data Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Applications Support Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Database Specialist
9 1 (2.56%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Applications Support
9 1 (2.56%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) XML
2 8 (20.51%) HTML
2 8 (20.51%) .NET
3 4 (10.26%) REST
4 3 (7.69%) COM
4 3 (7.69%) CSS
4 3 (7.69%) Web Services
4 3 (7.69%) XHTML
5 2 (5.13%) J2EE
6 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.56%) Ajax
6 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.56%) JSON
6 1 (2.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.38%) Pair Programming
3 5 (12.82%) CRM
3 5 (12.82%) ERP
3 5 (12.82%) Project Management
4 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.13%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.13%) Test Planning
5 2 (5.13%) Migration
5 2 (5.13%) Change Management
6 1 (2.56%) Practice Management
6 1 (2.56%) Process Management
6 1 (2.56%) SOA
6 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) SQL
2 12 (30.77%) T-SQL
3 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) MCSD
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 37 (94.87%) Progress
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) Ab Initio
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) SAP
4 1 (2.56%) Capita
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