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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG
Rank 166 178 179
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Permanent jobs citing RPG 18 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.54% 0.25% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.05% 0.49% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 11
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
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
1712 1837 1964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 51.71% 50.01% 52.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1434 1596 1749
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing RPG as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +20 9 £42,500 +6.25%
Derbyshire - 7 £47,500 -
Leicestershire +9 1 £41,000 -11.82%
RPG
England

RPG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing RPG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for RPG.

1 32 (66.67%) AS400
2 28 (58.33%) SQL
3 23 (47.92%) COBOL
4 22 (45.83%) JD Edwards
5 17 (35.42%) iSeries
6 15 (31.25%) FTP
7 10 (20.83%) EDI
8 9 (18.75%) HTTPS
8 9 (18.75%) IBM
8 9 (18.75%) JDA
8 9 (18.75%) Java
8 9 (18.75%) SAP
8 9 (18.75%) .NET
8 9 (18.75%) Oracle
8 9 (18.75%) Unix
8 9 (18.75%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (18.75%) Data Analysis
8 9 (18.75%) Release Management
8 9 (18.75%) DevOps
8 9 (18.75%) Line Management
9 8 (16.67%) Degree
9 8 (16.67%) Computer Science
10 7 (14.58%) ERP
10 7 (14.58%) FMCG
10 7 (14.58%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (12.50%) RPG/400
11 6 (12.50%) B2B
11 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (12.50%) Retail
12 5 (10.42%) Management Information System

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Office
1 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.25%) FTP
2 9 (18.75%) HTTPS
General
1 6 (12.50%) Retail
2 5 (10.42%) Dutch Language
2 5 (10.42%) French Language
2 5 (10.42%) German Language
2 5 (10.42%) Italian Language
2 5 (10.42%) Spanish Language
3 2 (4.17%) Automotive
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (43.75%) Analyst
2 19 (39.58%) Developer
2 19 (39.58%) Programmer
3 17 (35.42%) RPG Developer
4 16 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
5 14 (29.17%) RPG Programmer
6 12 (25.00%) RPG Analyst Programmer
7 10 (20.83%) AS400 Developer
8 9 (18.75%) Lead DevOps
8 9 (18.75%) Support Team Leader
8 9 (18.75%) Team Leader
9 8 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
10 7 (14.58%) Developer Analyst
11 5 (10.42%) AS400 Programmer
12 4 (8.33%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
13 3 (6.25%) JDE Analyst Programmer
14 2 (4.17%) Lead Developer
15 1 (2.08%) COBOL Developer
15 1 (2.08%) Supply Chain Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.83%) EDI
2 9 (18.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (66.67%) AS400
2 17 (35.42%) iSeries
3 8 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 7 (14.58%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (14.58%) FMCG
5 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
6 3 (6.25%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.08%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) Unix
2 3 (6.25%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Data Analysis
1 9 (18.75%) DevOps
1 9 (18.75%) Line Management
1 9 (18.75%) Release Management
2 7 (14.58%) ERP
3 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.50%) B2B
4 5 (10.42%) Information Management
5 3 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 3 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.08%) System Testing
6 1 (2.08%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (58.33%) SQL
2 23 (47.92%) COBOL
3 9 (18.75%) Java
4 6 (12.50%) RPG/400
5 3 (6.25%) RPG III
5 3 (6.25%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (45.83%) JD Edwards
2 9 (18.75%) IBM
2 9 (18.75%) JDA
2 9 (18.75%) Oracle
2 9 (18.75%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (18.75%) SAP