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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG
Rank 177 165 164
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs citing RPG 4 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.11% 0.094% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.18% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 8
Average salary £43,000 £34,750 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.74% -13.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,150 £33,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £35,750 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,900
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.82%
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
1942 1669 1730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 53.45% 52.39% 52.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1670 1457 1512
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RPG across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RPG across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

RPG Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

RPG
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +4 2 £42,750 +18.75%
Northamptonshire - 2 £44,250 -
RPG
England

RPG
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 14 (82.35%) SQL
1 14 (82.35%) RPG IV
2 4 (23.53%) iSeries
3 3 (17.65%) MVC
3 3 (17.65%) Ajax
3 3 (17.65%) jQuery
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (17.65%) TDD
3 3 (17.65%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) HTML
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
3 3 (17.65%) .NET
3 3 (17.65%) IIS
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 3 (17.65%) CSS
3 3 (17.65%) OO
3 3 (17.65%) IBM
4 2 (11.76%) AS400
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) IIS
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Analyst
1 15 (88.24%) Analyst Programmer
1 15 (88.24%) Programmer
2 13 (76.47%) Senior Analyst Programmer
2 13 (76.47%) Senior Programmer
2 13 (76.47%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) RPG Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) RPG Analyst Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET Analyst Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Ajax
1 3 (17.65%) jQuery
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
1 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
1 3 (17.65%) CSS
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) iSeries
2 2 (11.76%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) MVC
1 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (17.65%) TDD
1 3 (17.65%) OO
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) SQL
1 14 (82.35%) RPG IV
2 3 (17.65%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) IBM