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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG
Rank 142 - 109
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RPG 3 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.12% - 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.38% - 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Median salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
RPG
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
792 817 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.59% 44.84% 39.40%
Number of salaries quoted 672 723 625
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) AS400
2 5 (62.50%) RPG IV
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) JD Edwards
4 3 (37.50%) ERP
4 3 (37.50%) Resource Management
4 3 (37.50%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (37.50%) Logistics
4 3 (37.50%) JDE World
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Axway
5 2 (25.00%) iSeries
5 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) Back Office
5 2 (25.00%) OpenText
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) B2B
5 2 (25.00%) Intel
5 2 (25.00%) EDI
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
6 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (12.50%) Data Management
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Legal
6 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (12.50%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (12.50%) 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 3 (37.50%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (37.50%) JDE World
2 1 (12.50%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (25.00%) Back Office
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 4 (50.00%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
1 4 (50.00%) AS400 Programmer
1 4 (50.00%) Programmer
1 4 (50.00%) RPG Analyst Programmer
1 4 (50.00%) RPG Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) JDE Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) AS400
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) iSeries
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) ERP
2 3 (37.50%) Logistics
2 3 (37.50%) Resource Management
3 2 (25.00%) B2B
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) RPG IV
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) JD Edwards
2 2 (25.00%) Axway
2 2 (25.00%) Intel
2 2 (25.00%) OpenText