The first table below looks at the demand for RPG skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 16 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG
Rank 330 325 305
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -20
Permanent jobs citing RPG 5 3 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.039% 0.025% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.074% 0.046% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 11
Average salary £42,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,400 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -2.93%
Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6723 6497 7421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.73% 54.45% 53.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5803 5777 6947
Average salary £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
RPG
London

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

RPG
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

RPG Salary Trend in the City of London

RPG
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RPG across the City of London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

RPG Salary Histogram in the City of London

RPG
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 11 (84.62%) AS400
2 10 (76.92%) Finance
3 9 (69.23%) DB2
3 9 (69.23%) iSeries
4 8 (61.54%) RPG IV
5 7 (53.85%) IBM
6 6 (46.15%) UNIX
6 6 (46.15%) Linux
6 6 (46.15%) SQL
6 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
7 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (30.77%) Migration
9 3 (23.08%) Performance Management
10 2 (15.38%) Domain-Driven Design
10 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
10 2 (15.38%) Investment Management
10 2 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (15.38%) Subversion
10 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
10 2 (15.38%) C#
10 2 (15.38%) Delphi
10 2 (15.38%) Java
10 2 (15.38%) OO
11 1 (7.69%) i5/OS

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Administrator
2 5 (38.46%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Programmer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) RPG Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) AS400
2 9 (69.23%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) UNIX
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Management
4 2 (15.38%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 2 (15.38%) Investment Management
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
4 2 (15.38%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) RPG IV
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) Delphi
3 2 (15.38%) Java
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) IBM
City of London
Hudson - London
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago