The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG
Rank 45 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RPG 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.56% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.68% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,400 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -2.93%
Programming Languages Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
147 82 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 83.05% 70.69% 60.91%
Number of salaries quoted 139 66 66
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
RPG
Manchester

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 13 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) EDI
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) RPG/400
1 1 (100.00%) RPG IV

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) RPG Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) EDI
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) RPG/400
1 1 (100.00%) RPG IV