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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG
Rank 53 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RPG 15 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.31% - 3.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.93% - 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 12
Average salary £37,500 - £38,900
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
304 298 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 46.84% 51.65% 47.74%
Number of salaries quoted 277 260 156
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £34,545
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -3.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,750 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,210 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 28 August 2014.

RPG Salary Histogram in Cardiff

RPG
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 37 (90.24%) SQL
2 24 (58.54%) Telecoms
2 24 (58.54%) Banking
2 24 (58.54%) Degree
2 24 (58.54%) Unit Testing
2 24 (58.54%) RPG IV
3 17 (41.46%) Java
4 13 (31.71%) HTML
5 12 (29.27%) DB2
5 12 (29.27%) Web Services
5 12 (29.27%) XML
5 12 (29.27%) ETL
5 12 (29.27%) Migration
5 12 (29.27%) RPG/400
5 12 (29.27%) Data Migration
5 12 (29.27%) INSURE/90
6 4 (9.76%) Finance
7 3 (7.32%) Advertising
8 2 (4.88%) Change Management
8 2 (4.88%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.44%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.44%) Scrum
9 1 (2.44%) .NET
9 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.44%) Remedy
9 1 (2.44%) C#
9 1 (2.44%) C++

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 12 (29.27%) INSURE/90
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) DB2
General
1 24 (58.54%) Telecoms
1 24 (58.54%) Banking
2 4 (9.76%) Finance
3 3 (7.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (58.54%) Analyst
2 16 (39.02%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Team Leader
3 8 (19.51%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 8 (19.51%) Senior Programmer
3 8 (19.51%) Development Manager
3 8 (19.51%) Analyst Programmer
3 8 (19.51%) Programmer
4 4 (9.76%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (4.88%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (4.88%) Software Development Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Software Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (2.44%) Software Development Team Leader
6 1 (2.44%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Service Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (31.71%) HTML
2 12 (29.27%) Web Services
2 12 (29.27%) XML
3 1 (2.44%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Unit Testing
2 12 (29.27%) ETL
2 12 (29.27%) Migration
2 12 (29.27%) Data Migration
3 2 (4.88%) Change Management
3 2 (4.88%) Waterfall
4 1 (2.44%) Business Analysis
4 1 (2.44%) Scrum
4 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 37 (90.24%) SQL
2 24 (58.54%) RPG IV
3 17 (41.46%) Java
4 12 (29.27%) RPG/400
5 1 (2.44%) C#
5 1 (2.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 24 (58.54%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) Remedy
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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