The table below looks at the statistics for RPG 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 over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG
Rank 163 179 181
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs citing RPG 10 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.30% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.59% 0.33% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 5
Median salary £42,500 £39,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.91% -16.31%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
RPG
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
1704 1839 1981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 51.39% 48.48% 53.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1432 1598 1713
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

RPG
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

RPG Salary Trend in the East Midlands

RPG
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 6 £42,500 -
Derbyshire - 3 £47,500 -
RPG
England

RPG
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for RPG.

1 11 (55.00%) SQL
1 11 (55.00%) iSeries
2 9 (45.00%) Release Management
2 9 (45.00%) DevOps
2 9 (45.00%) Line Management
2 9 (45.00%) .NET
2 9 (45.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) Data Analysis
3 7 (35.00%) ERP
3 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (35.00%) FMCG
4 4 (20.00%) FTP
4 4 (20.00%) AS400
4 4 (20.00%) COBOL
5 2 (10.00%) IBM
5 2 (10.00%) JD Edwards
5 2 (10.00%) RPG IV

RPG
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 (20.00%) FTP
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
1 9 (45.00%) Lead DevOps
1 9 (45.00%) Programmer
1 9 (45.00%) RPG Analyst Programmer
1 9 (45.00%) RPG Developer
1 9 (45.00%) RPG Programmer
1 9 (45.00%) Support Team Leader
1 9 (45.00%) Team Leader
2 7 (35.00%) Analyst Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Developer Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
3 2 (10.00%) AS400 Developer
3 2 (10.00%) AS400 Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) iSeries
2 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (35.00%) FMCG
3 4 (20.00%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Data Analysis
1 9 (45.00%) DevOps
1 9 (45.00%) Line Management
1 9 (45.00%) Release Management
2 7 (35.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) COBOL
4 2 (10.00%) RPG IV
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) IBM
1 2 (10.00%) JD Edwards