The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG
Rank 166 163 166
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing RPG 6 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.16% 0.063% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.30% 0.12% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 7
Average salary £47,500 £34,750 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.69% -17.26%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -4.76%
Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1973 1736 1817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 52.80% 54.39% 53.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1757 1568 1614
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
RPG
England

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
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 24 July 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 +6 4 £47,500 +31.94%
Northamptonshire - 2 £38,500 -
RPG
England

RPG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 17 (85.00%) RPG IV
2 14 (70.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) AS400
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) iSeries
6 2 (10.00%) Ajax
6 2 (10.00%) jQuery
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) TDD
6 2 (10.00%) MVC
6 2 (10.00%) IBM
6 2 (10.00%) OO
6 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (10.00%) .NET
6 2 (10.00%) IIS
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (10.00%) CSS
6 2 (10.00%) C#
6 2 (10.00%) HTML
6 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.00%) C++
7 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.00%) VC++
7 1 (5.00%) ERP
7 1 (5.00%) Broadband
7 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
7 1 (5.00%) Finance
7 1 (5.00%) Automotive
7 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (5.00%) Advertising

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 2 (10.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Broadband
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Automotive
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.00%) Advertising
1 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Programmer
2 14 (70.00%) Analyst
2 14 (70.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 13 (65.00%) Senior Analyst
3 13 (65.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 13 (65.00%) Senior Programmer
4 3 (15.00%) Project Leader
4 3 (15.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Ajax
1 2 (10.00%) jQuery
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (10.00%) CSS
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) AS400
2 3 (15.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (10.00%) TDD
2 2 (10.00%) MVC
2 2 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.00%) ERP
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (5.00%) Logistics
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) RPG IV
2 14 (70.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (10.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) C++
4 1 (5.00%) VC++
4 1 (5.00%) RPG/400
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) IBM