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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 261 320 345
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +25
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.029% 0.019% 0.016%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.051% 0.038% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Median salary £48,750 £65,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +52.94%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +20.00%
RPG IV
London

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

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3921 5260 6678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.21% 50.38% 52.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3552 4627 5796
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

RPG IV
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

RPG IV Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

RPG IV
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

RPG IV Salary Trend in the City of London

RPG IV
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RPG IV across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

RPG IV Salary Histogram in the City of London

RPG IV
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing RPG IV 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 City of London region with a requirement for RPG IV.

1 2 (100.00%) RPG
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) AS400
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports

RPG IV
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) AS400
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) RPG
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle