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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG
Rank 177 166 161
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Permanent jobs citing RPG 13 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.33% 0.065% 0.057%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.58% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 2
Average salary £47,500 £38,750 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.58% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,400 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -2.93%
Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2231 1639 1811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 56.30% 53.16% 51.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1926 1459 1637
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,943 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 9 £47,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £47,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £32,500 -
RPG
England

RPG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (70.59%) SQL
1 12 (70.59%) RPG IV
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) VB
3 4 (23.53%) .NET
3 4 (23.53%) Retail
3 4 (23.53%) AS400
4 3 (17.65%) CruiseControl
4 3 (17.65%) IIS
4 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
4 3 (17.65%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) HTML
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) OO
4 3 (17.65%) MSBuild
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 3 (17.65%) Degree
4 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
4 3 (17.65%) WCF
4 3 (17.65%) jQuery
4 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.88%) iSeries
5 1 (5.88%) RPG/400
5 1 (5.88%) VC++
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) Broadband
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE
5 1 (5.88%) C++
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) CruiseControl
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
1 3 (17.65%) MSBuild
General
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Back Office
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Automotive
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
1 11 (64.71%) Senior Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) Programmer
3 8 (47.06%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 8 (47.06%) Analyst Programmer
3 8 (47.06%) Senior Programmer
4 4 (23.53%) Team Leader
5 3 (17.65%) Project Leader
5 3 (17.65%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
2 3 (17.65%) HTML
2 3 (17.65%) WCF
2 3 (17.65%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) AS400
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) OO
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.88%) ERP
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.88%) Logistics
3 1 (5.88%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
1 12 (70.59%) RPG IV
2 4 (23.53%) VB
3 3 (17.65%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) RPG/400
4 1 (5.88%) VC++
4 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree