The table below looks at the statistics for RPG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM RPG
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 117 128 122
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs citing RPG 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% 0.47% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Median salary £48,750 £50,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £50,000 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.31% -8.88%

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
729 847 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.68% 39.25% 43.63%
Number of salaries quoted 635 742 723
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing RPG as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

RPG
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

RPG Salary Trend in Birmingham

RPG
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RPG across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

RPG Salary Histogram in Birmingham

RPG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing RPG 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for RPG.

1 5 (83.33%) iSeries
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) TortoiseSVN
2 4 (66.67%) ATM
2 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) Delphi
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) RAD
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Replication
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (16.67%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards
4 1 (16.67%) JDE World
4 1 (16.67%) R
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Data Structures

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (16.67%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (16.67%) JDE World
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Subversion
1 4 (66.67%) TortoiseSVN
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Delphi Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) iSeries
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OO
1 4 (66.67%) RAD
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Logistics
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) Delphi
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) R
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards