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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress 4GL
Rank 905 907 892
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs citing Progress 4GL 30 30 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.028% 0.043%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.057% 0.056% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 30 27 42
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -4.59%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £19,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +123.68%

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
52734 53572 56146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.07% 50.33% 53.34%
Number of salaries quoted 45496 46036 47133
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 11 February 2016 within the UK.

Progress 4GL Salary Histogram in the UK

Progress 4GL
Top 19 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 11 February 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
(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 +18 28 £45,000 +8.43% 6
South East +25 16 £45,000 +47.22%
Hertfordshire +16 13 £45,000 +38.46%
East of England +11 13 £45,000 +38.46%
Buckinghamshire - 13 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +5 7 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Leeds -2 5 £40,000 -11.11% 2
West Yorkshire -10 5 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Tyne and Wear - 2 £35,000 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £30,000 - 2
Sevenoaks - 2 £37,203 -
Sheffield - 2 £30,000 - 2
North East - 2 £35,000 -
Kent - 2 £37,203 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £35,000 -
West Midlands -20 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Southampton - 1 £49,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £49,000 -

Progress 4GL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 70 (97.22%) Progress
2 59 (81.94%) OpenEdge
3 57 (79.17%) JavaScript
4 48 (66.67%) HTML
5 43 (59.72%) .NET
6 40 (55.56%) C#
7 32 (44.44%) MVC
8 31 (43.06%) Windows
9 29 (40.28%) Unix
9 29 (40.28%) Client/Server
10 27 (37.50%) OpenEdge ABL
11 23 (31.94%) AngularJS
11 23 (31.94%) Kendo UI
11 23 (31.94%) jQuery
11 23 (31.94%) Linux
11 23 (31.94%) C++
12 22 (30.56%) N-Tier
12 22 (30.56%) Microsoft
13 21 (29.17%) CSS
14 20 (27.78%) MS Excel
14 20 (27.78%) SQL
15 18 (25.00%) REST
16 17 (23.61%) MS Office
16 17 (23.61%) COM
16 17 (23.61%) XML
16 17 (23.61%) XHTML
17 11 (15.28%) ASP.NET
18 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
19 9 (12.50%) Finance
20 8 (11.11%) Oracle

Progress 4GL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 59 (81.94%) OpenEdge
2 2 (2.78%) IIS
2 2 (2.78%) OpenROAD
3 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 17 (23.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) DHCP
1 1 (1.39%) DNS
1 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.33%) WebSpeed
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.78%) PowerBuilder
2 2 (2.78%) PROIV
General
1 9 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Billing
2 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (80.56%) Developer
2 45 (62.50%) Progress Developer
3 31 (43.06%) Senior Developer
4 23 (31.94%) OpenEdge Developer
5 22 (30.56%) Senior Progress Developer
6 10 (13.89%) Applications Developer
6 10 (13.89%) Progress 4GL Developer
7 7 (9.72%) Applications Architect
7 7 (9.72%) Architect
7 7 (9.72%) Support Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) Applications Support
8 6 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) Software Engineer
10 4 (5.56%) Java Engineer
11 2 (2.78%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.78%) Systems Developer
11 2 (2.78%) Uniface Developer
12 1 (1.39%) IT Support Engineer
12 1 (1.39%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (66.67%) HTML
2 43 (59.72%) .NET
3 23 (31.94%) AngularJS
3 23 (31.94%) jQuery
3 23 (31.94%) Kendo UI
4 21 (29.17%) CSS
5 18 (25.00%) REST
6 17 (23.61%) COM
6 17 (23.61%) XHTML
6 17 (23.61%) XML
7 11 (15.28%) ASP.NET
8 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (2.78%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.78%) CSS3
10 2 (2.78%) HTML5
11 1 (1.39%) MFC
11 1 (1.39%) SOAP
11 1 (1.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (40.28%) Client/Server
2 22 (30.56%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.17%) User Experience
4 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 31 (43.06%) Windows
2 29 (40.28%) Unix
3 23 (31.94%) Linux
4 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (44.44%) MVC
2 8 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 7 (9.72%) Front End Development
4 6 (8.33%) ITIL
4 6 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 5 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (6.94%) Web Development
6 4 (5.56%) Scrum
7 3 (4.17%) Mobile Development
7 3 (4.17%) SDLC
8 2 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.39%) Business Continuity
9 1 (1.39%) CRM
9 1 (1.39%) ERP
9 1 (1.39%) Information Architecture
9 1 (1.39%) Internal Audit
9 1 (1.39%) Line Management
9 1 (1.39%) Software Architecture
9 1 (1.39%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 57 (79.17%) JavaScript
2 40 (55.56%) C#
3 27 (37.50%) OpenEdge ABL
4 23 (31.94%) C++
5 20 (27.78%) SQL
6 6 (8.33%) Java
7 2 (2.78%) Clipper
7 2 (2.78%) LINC
7 2 (2.78%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.78%) Uniface
7 2 (2.78%) VBScript
7 2 (2.78%) xBase
8 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 70 (97.22%) Progress
2 22 (30.56%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (1.39%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.39%) VMware
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