The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Progress 4GL
UK
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 848 914 971
Rank change year-on-year +66 +57  
Permanent jobs citing Progress 4GL 17 36 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.035% 0.013%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.036% 0.067% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 15 34 12
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,759
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £44,850
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +23.07%  

Progress 4GL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 47732 53746 56365
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 55.49% 51.80% 50.92%
Number of salaries quoted 40629 46442 47917
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44%  
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 £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

Progress 4GL
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Progress 4GL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Progress 4GL 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.

Salary trend for Progress 4GL in the UK

Progress 4GL
Top 16 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 April 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 +72 14 £37,500 -6.25% 1
East of England +26 6 £40,000 -11.11%
Hertfordshire +23 6 £40,000 -11.11%
Rickmansworth - 6 £40,000 -
West Midlands +25 3 £32,500 -23.52%
Warwickshire - 3 £32,500 -
Leamington Spa - 3 £32,500 -
South East +65 2 £35,000 -17.64%
Yorkshire +7 2 - - 1
Sheffield +4 2 - - 1
South Yorkshire -3 2 - - 1
Southampton - 2 £35,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £35,000 -
South West - 1 £32,500 -
Devon - 1 £32,500 -
Exeter - 1 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 21 (100.00%) Finance
2 18 (85.71%) Oracle
2 18 (85.71%) SQL
3 12 (57.14%) ERP
3 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 12 (57.14%) Project Management
4 9 (42.86%) Progress
4 9 (42.86%) HTML
4 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (38.10%) C#
6 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 6 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (28.57%) PowerBuilder
7 6 (28.57%) Ab Initio
7 6 (28.57%) Virtual Team
7 6 (28.57%) Test Planning
7 6 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (28.57%) Data Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) Scrum
8 3 (14.29%) OpenEdge
8 3 (14.29%) .NET
9 2 (9.52%) CSS
9 2 (9.52%) Uniface
9 2 (9.52%) Process Management
9 2 (9.52%) User Experience
9 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (9.52%) Web Application Development
9 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
9 2 (9.52%) HTML5

Progress 4GL
Co-occurring 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 3 (14.29%) OpenEdge
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (28.57%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) WebSpeed
General
1 21 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) ERP Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Software Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) SQL Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 3 (14.29%) ERP Developer
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Developer
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Progress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (9.52%) CSS
3 2 (9.52%) CSS3
3 2 (9.52%) HTML5
4 1 (4.76%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Virtual Team
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) ERP
1 12 (57.14%) Project Management
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 6 (28.57%) Test Planning
4 3 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (9.52%) Process Management
5 2 (9.52%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.76%) Analytics
6 1 (4.76%) Customer Insight
6 1 (4.76%) Data Analytics
6 1 (4.76%) Data Management
6 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.76%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) C#
3 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) Uniface
5 1 (4.76%) OpenEdge ABL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Oracle
2 9 (42.86%) Progress
3 6 (28.57%) Ab Initio
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