Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Progress 4GL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Progress 4GL over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Progress 4GL
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1125 1170 1209
Rank change year-on-year +45 +39 +56
Permanent jobs citing Progress 4GL 25 27 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.015% 0.015% 0.038%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.027% 0.029% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 91
England median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.24% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,250 £33,250 £35,202
90th Percentile £62,500 £46,250 £50,000
UK median annual salary £38,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.59% -5.56% +5.88%

Progress 4GL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 93439 93514 107064
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.46% 52.97% 52.05%
Number of salaries quoted 77532 81348 92438
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.27%

Progress 4GL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Progress 4GL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Progress 4GL in England

Progress 4GL
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Progress 4GL in England.

Salary trend for Progress 4GL in England

Progress 4GL
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Progress 4GL in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Progress 4GL in England

Progress 4GL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress 4GL within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yorkshire +14 10 £45,000 +16.13% 2
North of England +11 10 £45,000 +16.13% 2
East of England - 8 £38,000 -
South East +45 6 £60,000 +62.16%
West Midlands +8 1 £35,000 -
Midlands -1 1 £35,000 -17.65%
Progress 4GL
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 across the England region with a requirement for Progress 4GL.

1 18 (72.00%) Progress
2 17 (68.00%) HTML
2 17 (68.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (56.00%) .NET
3 14 (56.00%) Finance
4 12 (48.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (44.00%) SQL
6 10 (40.00%) C#
6 10 (40.00%) Oracle
7 9 (36.00%) C++
7 9 (36.00%) OpenEdge
7 9 (36.00%) Scrum
7 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (32.00%) Ab Initio
8 8 (32.00%) Visual Studio Team System
8 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (32.00%) Test Planning
8 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (32.00%) PowerBuilder
8 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Office
8 8 (32.00%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Excel
8 8 (32.00%) Virtual Team
8 8 (32.00%) Acceptance Criteria
9 7 (28.00%) ERP
10 6 (24.00%) OpenEdge ABL
10 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (20.00%) Sage X3
11 5 (20.00%) WebSpeed
11 5 (20.00%) Sage

Progress 4GL
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 9 (36.00%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Sage X3
2 1 (4.00%) Sage CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (32.00%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (32.00%) PowerBuilder
2 8 (32.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (20.00%) WebSpeed
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Development Team Leader
3 4 (16.00%) Sage Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Team Leader
4 3 (12.00%) Applications Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Progress Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Business Developer
5 2 (8.00%) ERP Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Progress 4GL Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) OpenEdge Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Sage Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Sage Support
6 1 (4.00%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) HTML
2 14 (56.00%) .NET
3 4 (16.00%) Web Services
4 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (4.00%) CSS
4 1 (4.00%) CSS3
4 1 (4.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Virtual Team
2 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (16.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (36.00%) Scrum
2 8 (32.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (32.00%) Test Planning
3 7 (28.00%) ERP
4 4 (16.00%) Coaching
5 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.00%) Creative Thinking
6 2 (8.00%) Project Management
7 1 (4.00%) Change Management
7 1 (4.00%) CRM
7 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Line Management
7 1 (4.00%) Process Management
7 1 (4.00%) Release Management
7 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (44.00%) SQL
3 10 (40.00%) C#
4 9 (36.00%) C++
5 6 (24.00%) OpenEdge ABL
6 1 (4.00%) Uniface
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Progress
2 10 (40.00%) Oracle
3 8 (32.00%) Ab Initio
3 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.00%) Sage