The table below looks at the statistics for RPG IV skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG IV over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 170 177 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.032% 0.11% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.060% 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.33%
RPG IV
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1653 1824 2026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 53.17% 51.47% 54.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1384 1586 1776
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

RPG IV
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

RPG IV
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

RPG IV Salary Trend in the East Midlands

RPG IV
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for RPG IV.

1 7 (100.00%) RPG
1 7 (100.00%) AS400
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) FTP
3 4 (57.14%) COBOL
4 3 (42.86%) iSeries
4 3 (42.86%) RPG/400
4 3 (42.86%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) JD Edwards
5 2 (28.57%) RPG III
6 1 (14.29%) SAP
6 1 (14.29%) EDI

RPG IV
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) FTP
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst Programmer
1 5 (71.43%) Programmer
1 5 (71.43%) RPG Analyst Programmer
1 5 (71.43%) RPG Programmer
2 4 (57.14%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
2 4 (57.14%) AS400 Programmer
3 2 (28.57%) AS400 Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) RPG Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) AS400
2 3 (42.86%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) RPG
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) COBOL
4 3 (42.86%) RPG/400
5 2 (28.57%) RPG III
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) JD Edwards
2 1 (14.29%) SAP