The table below looks at the statistics for RPG IV skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG IV over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 124 - 109
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.19% - 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% - 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £50,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
RPG IV
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
808 784 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 39.07% 43.34% 47.70%
Number of salaries quoted 715 730 641
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

RPG IV
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RPG IV across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

RPG IV Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

RPG IV
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RPG IV across the Birmingham region.

RPG IV Salary Trend in Birmingham

RPG IV
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing RPG IV 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 RPG IV.

1 9 (100.00%) RPG
1 9 (100.00%) AS400
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management

RPG IV
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing RPG IV 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 RPG IV. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Applications Support
1 5 (55.56%) Systems Support
2 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Analyst Programmer
2 4 (44.44%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
2 4 (44.44%) AS400 Programmer
2 4 (44.44%) Programmer
2 4 (44.44%) RPG Analyst Programmer
2 4 (44.44%) RPG Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) RPG
2 4 (44.44%) SQL