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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM RPG
Rank 166 166 161
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing RPG 12 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.33% 0.37% 0.065%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 0.66% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 2
Average salary £39,000 £47,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.89% +22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £47,500 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £36,400
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +6.54%
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
1896 2121 1638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 51.79% 55.90% 53.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1657 1838 1469
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015. 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
Northamptonshire -13 4 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Lincolnshire - 2 - - 1
Leicestershire - 1 £18,000 - 1
RPG
England

RPG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 (92.31%) AS400
2 10 (76.92%) RPG IV
3 7 (53.85%) iSeries
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) XML
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) ERP
6 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
7 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management
7 2 (15.38%) VMware
7 2 (15.38%) Degree
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
7 2 (15.38%) EDI
8 1 (7.69%) JD Edwards
8 1 (7.69%) DMZ
8 1 (7.69%) LAN
8 1 (7.69%) FTP
8 1 (7.69%) SLA
8 1 (7.69%) IBM
8 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
8 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
8 1 (7.69%) MS Access
8 1 (7.69%) RPG/400
8 1 (7.69%) Firewall
8 1 (7.69%) Advertising

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JDE World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) FTP
1 1 (7.69%) DMZ
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) MS Access
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
1 9 (69.23%) AS400 Developer
2 5 (38.46%) RPG Developer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) JDE Analyst Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) AS400
2 7 (53.85%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ERP
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) RPG IV
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) JD Edwards
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