The table below looks at the statistics for RPG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM RPG
Rank - - 36
Permanent jobs citing RPG 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - - 1.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.57% -4.37%
RPG
Manchester

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

Programming Languages Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
79 107 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 65.29% 69.93% 73.65%
Number of salaries quoted 70 93 116
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

RPG
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

RPG Salary Trend in Bolton

RPG
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing RPG 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.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) Thymeleaf

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing RPG 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java