The table below looks at the statistics for RPG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM RPG
Rank 49 47 55
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing RPG 17 26 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.56% 4.30% 3.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.31% 10.08% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 18
Average salary £45,000 £38,783 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.03% +6.54%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,400
% change year-on-year
- +9.89%
RPG
South Wales

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

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
320 258 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 48.27% 42.64% 58.28%
Number of salaries quoted 265 218 320
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

RPG
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

RPG Salary Trend in Cardiff

RPG
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RPG across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

RPG Salary Histogram in Cardiff

RPG
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 20 (100.00%) Finance
2 19 (95.00%) iSeries
3 18 (90.00%) RPG IV
4 17 (85.00%) AS400
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) DB2
6 2 (10.00%) SQL
6 2 (10.00%) Banking
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (10.00%) Degree
6 2 (10.00%) RPG/400
6 2 (10.00%) INSURE/90
6 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
7 1 (5.00%) Advertising
7 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
7 1 (5.00%) COBOL
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (5.00%) IIS
7 1 (5.00%) UNIX
7 1 (5.00%) AIX
7 1 (5.00%) Apache
7 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
7 1 (5.00%) OS/400
7 1 (5.00%) IBM
7 1 (5.00%) Shell Script

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) INSURE/90
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) DB2
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) RPG Programmer
1 13 (65.00%) Analyst
1 13 (65.00%) Programmer
2 12 (60.00%) RPG Analyst Programmer
2 12 (60.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 7 (35.00%) Team Leader
3 7 (35.00%) Development Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) RPG Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Programmer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior RPG Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior RPG Programmer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Software Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 19 (95.00%) iSeries
2 17 (85.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
1 1 (5.00%) AIX
1 1 (5.00%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.00%) Scrum
2 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) RPG IV
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) RPG/400
3 1 (5.00%) COBOL
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) IBM
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