The table below looks at the statistics for RPG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG
Rank - 90 128
Permanent jobs citing RPG 0 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 1.48% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.73% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 0
Median salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
RPG
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
632 770 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 55.44% 54.30% 47.75%
Number of salaries quoted 563 679 795
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing RPG as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

RPG
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

RPG Salary Trend in Cheshire

RPG
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for RPG.

1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) AS400 Developer
1 1 (100.00%) AS400 Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) RPG Developer
1 1 (100.00%) RPG Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development