The table below looks at the statistics for RPG/400 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/400 over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG/400
Rank 159 172 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing RPG/400 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.35% 0.031% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.64% 0.061% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,565 £38,783
% change year-on-year
+14.51% -21.18%
RPG/400
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
1708 1632 2049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 53.86% 51.13% 56.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1431 1447 1755
Average salary £37,500 £38,800 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.35% +3.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

RPG/400
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RPG/400 across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

RPG/400 Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

RPG/400
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RPG/400 across the East Midlands region.

RPG/400 Salary Trend in the East Midlands

RPG/400
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/400 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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
Leicestershire +5 6 £38,000 -15.55%
RPG/400
England

RPG/400
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing RPG/400 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/400.

1 13 (100.00%) RPG
1 13 (100.00%) AS400
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) OS/400
3 6 (46.15%) FTP
3 6 (46.15%) IBM
3 6 (46.15%) MS Office
3 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
3 6 (46.15%) RPG III
4 5 (38.46%) MS Visio
5 4 (30.77%) COBOL
5 4 (30.77%) Driving Licence
6 3 (23.08%) Automotive
6 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
6 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
6 3 (23.08%) RPG IV
6 3 (23.08%) EDI
6 3 (23.08%) JD Edwards
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management
7 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
7 2 (15.38%) System Testing
7 2 (15.38%) iSeries
7 2 (15.38%) Life Science
7 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (7.69%) SAP

RPG/400
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing RPG/400 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/400. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Office
2 5 (38.46%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) FTP
General
1 3 (23.08%) Automotive
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
1 8 (61.54%) Programmer
2 5 (38.46%) AS400 Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (30.77%) AS400 Programmer
3 4 (30.77%) RPG Programmer
4 3 (23.08%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) RPG Developer
6 1 (7.69%) RPG Analyst Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior AS400 Analyst Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Programme Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) AS400
2 4 (30.77%) Driving Licence
3 2 (15.38%) iSeries
3 2 (15.38%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) System Testing
3 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) RPG
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) RPG III
4 4 (30.77%) COBOL
5 3 (23.08%) RPG IV
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) IBM
2 3 (23.08%) JD Edwards
3 1 (7.69%) SAP