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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG
Rank 163 179 187
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +8
Permanent jobs citing RPG 15 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.47% 0.32% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.87% 0.62% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 14
Median salary £41,000 £39,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.12% -17.89%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
1726 1921 2143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 54.07% 51.67% 56.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1464 1675 1846
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,858
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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
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 1 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Leicestershire +15 9 £44,250 +145.83%
RPG
England

RPG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 41 (91.11%) AS400
2 32 (71.11%) SQL
3 26 (57.78%) COBOL
4 24 (53.33%) JD Edwards
5 19 (42.22%) FTP
6 16 (35.56%) IBM
7 13 (28.89%) RPG/400
8 12 (26.67%) iSeries
8 12 (26.67%) Degree
8 12 (26.67%) EDI
9 11 (24.44%) Computer Science
10 10 (22.22%) SAP
11 9 (20.00%) Oracle
11 9 (20.00%) Unix
11 9 (20.00%) HTTPS
11 9 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (20.00%) JDA
12 7 (15.56%) RPG IV
12 7 (15.56%) OS/400
12 7 (15.56%) MS Office
12 7 (15.56%) Business Analysis
13 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (13.33%) Manufacturing
13 6 (13.33%) B2B
13 6 (13.33%) MS Visio
13 6 (13.33%) RPG III
13 6 (13.33%) Retail
14 5 (11.11%) Dutch Language
14 5 (11.11%) French Language
14 5 (11.11%) German Language

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Office
2 6 (13.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 19 (42.22%) FTP
2 9 (20.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.22%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.33%) Manufacturing
1 6 (13.33%) Retail
2 5 (11.11%) Dutch Language
2 5 (11.11%) French Language
2 5 (11.11%) German Language
2 5 (11.11%) Italian Language
2 5 (11.11%) Spanish Language
3 4 (8.89%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (48.89%) Analyst
2 17 (37.78%) Developer
2 17 (37.78%) Programmer
3 14 (31.11%) AS400 Developer
4 13 (28.89%) Analyst Programmer
5 12 (26.67%) RPG Developer
6 10 (22.22%) RPG Programmer
7 8 (17.78%) AS400 Programmer
8 7 (15.56%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
8 7 (15.56%) RPG Analyst Programmer
9 3 (6.67%) JDE Analyst Programmer
9 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
9 3 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (6.67%) Systems Support
9 3 (6.67%) Systems Support Analyst
10 2 (4.44%) Lead Developer
11 1 (2.22%) .NET Developer
11 1 (2.22%) Analyst Developer
11 1 (2.22%) Senior Analyst
11 1 (2.22%) Senior Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) EDI
2 4 (8.89%) .NET
2 4 (8.89%) HTML
3 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.22%) Ajax
3 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.22%) CSS
3 1 (2.22%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.22%) jQuery
3 1 (2.22%) LINQ
3 1 (2.22%) ODBC
3 1 (2.22%) WCF
3 1 (2.22%) Web Services
3 1 (2.22%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 41 (91.11%) AS400
2 12 (26.67%) iSeries
3 11 (24.44%) Computer Science
4 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 4 (8.89%) Driving Licence
6 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (4.44%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Unix
2 7 (15.56%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) Business Analysis
2 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (13.33%) B2B
3 5 (11.11%) Information Management
3 5 (11.11%) Project Management
4 3 (6.67%) PLM
4 3 (6.67%) Test Scripting
5 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.44%) System Testing
5 2 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.22%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.22%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.22%) MVC
6 1 (2.22%) OO
6 1 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.22%) SOA
6 1 (2.22%) TDD
6 1 (2.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (71.11%) SQL
2 26 (57.78%) COBOL
3 13 (28.89%) RPG/400
4 7 (15.56%) RPG IV
5 6 (13.33%) RPG III
6 4 (8.89%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.22%) C#
7 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 24 (53.33%) JD Edwards
2 16 (35.56%) IBM
3 10 (22.22%) SAP
4 9 (20.00%) JDA
4 9 (20.00%) Oracle
4 9 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (6.67%) Microsoft