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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG
Rank 134 172 195
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +23
Permanent jobs citing RPG 36 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.14% 0.031% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.11% 0.061% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 33 1 4
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
1708 1632 2049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 53.86% 51.13% 56.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1431 1447 1755
Average salary £37,500 £38,800 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.35% +3.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 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
(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
Leicestershire +18 19 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Derbyshire - 2 £35,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £50,000 - 2
RPG
England

RPG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 40 (86.96%) AS400
2 34 (73.91%) SQL
3 25 (54.35%) JD Edwards
4 23 (50.00%) COBOL
5 16 (34.78%) FTP
6 15 (32.61%) IBM
7 13 (28.26%) RPG/400
8 12 (26.09%) Degree
8 12 (26.09%) EDI
9 11 (23.91%) Computer Science
10 10 (21.74%) SAP
11 9 (19.57%) Oracle
11 9 (19.57%) Unix
11 9 (19.57%) HTTPS
11 9 (19.57%) JDA
11 9 (19.57%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (19.57%) RPG IV
11 9 (19.57%) RPG III
11 9 (19.57%) iSeries
12 7 (15.22%) Business Analysis
12 7 (15.22%) OS/400
12 7 (15.22%) MS Office
13 6 (13.04%) MS Visio
13 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (13.04%) Manufacturing
14 5 (10.87%) Dutch Language
14 5 (10.87%) French Language
14 5 (10.87%) German Language
14 5 (10.87%) Italian Language
14 5 (10.87%) Spanish Language

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Office
2 6 (13.04%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.78%) FTP
2 9 (19.57%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.04%) Manufacturing
2 5 (10.87%) Dutch Language
2 5 (10.87%) French Language
2 5 (10.87%) German Language
2 5 (10.87%) Italian Language
2 5 (10.87%) Retail
2 5 (10.87%) Spanish Language
3 4 (8.70%) Automotive
4 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Analyst
2 19 (41.30%) Developer
3 16 (34.78%) Programmer
4 14 (30.43%) AS400 Developer
5 12 (26.09%) Analyst Programmer
5 12 (26.09%) RPG Developer
6 9 (19.57%) RPG Programmer
7 7 (15.22%) AS400 Programmer
8 6 (13.04%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
8 6 (13.04%) RPG Analyst Programmer
9 4 (8.70%) Lead Developer
10 3 (6.52%) JDE Analyst Programmer
10 3 (6.52%) Support Analyst
10 3 (6.52%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (6.52%) Systems Support
10 3 (6.52%) Systems Support Analyst
11 2 (4.35%) COBOL Developer
12 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce Developer
12 1 (2.17%) Senior AS400 Analyst Programmer
12 1 (2.17%) Supply Chain Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) EDI
2 4 (8.70%) .NET
2 4 (8.70%) HTML
3 2 (4.35%) Middleware
3 2 (4.35%) XML
4 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.17%) Ajax
4 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.17%) CSS
4 1 (2.17%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.17%) jQuery
4 1 (2.17%) LINQ
4 1 (2.17%) ODBC
4 1 (2.17%) WCF
4 1 (2.17%) Web Services
4 1 (2.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 40 (86.96%) AS400
2 11 (23.91%) Computer Science
3 9 (19.57%) iSeries
4 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
5 4 (8.70%) Driving Licence
6 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (4.35%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Unix
2 7 (15.22%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) Business Analysis
2 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.87%) B2B
3 5 (10.87%) Information Management
3 5 (10.87%) Project Management
4 3 (6.52%) PLM
4 3 (6.52%) Test Scripting
5 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
5 2 (4.35%) ERP
5 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.35%) System Testing
5 2 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.17%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.17%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.17%) MVC
6 1 (2.17%) OO
6 1 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.17%) SOA
6 1 (2.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 34 (73.91%) SQL
2 23 (50.00%) COBOL
3 13 (28.26%) RPG/400
4 9 (19.57%) RPG III
4 9 (19.57%) RPG IV
5 4 (8.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.17%) C#
6 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 25 (54.35%) JD Edwards
2 15 (32.61%) IBM
3 10 (21.74%) SAP
4 9 (19.57%) JDA
4 9 (19.57%) Oracle
4 9 (19.57%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
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