The table below looks at the statistics for RPG skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM RPG
Rank 247 272 256
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -16
Permanent jobs citing RPG 15 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.20% 0.012% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.38% 0.024% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 6
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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 of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3973 4207 4433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.50% 52.37% 57.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3447 3617 3936
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

RPG
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

RPG Salary Trend in the East of England

RPG
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Norfolk - 10 £43,750 - 1
Bedfordshire +3 4 - -
Essex - 1 £47,500 - 2
RPG
England

RPG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 38 (79.17%) SQL
2 23 (47.92%) COBOL
2 23 (47.92%) AS400
2 23 (47.92%) iSeries
3 20 (41.67%) Java
4 19 (39.58%) JUnit
4 19 (39.58%) Hibernate
4 19 (39.58%) Spring
5 18 (37.50%) E-Commerce
6 15 (31.25%) HTML
7 13 (27.08%) Web Services
7 13 (27.08%) SOA
7 13 (27.08%) IBM
8 12 (25.00%) SOAP
8 12 (25.00%) XML
8 12 (25.00%) Finance
8 12 (25.00%) jQuery
8 12 (25.00%) Unit Testing
8 12 (25.00%) REST
9 10 (20.83%) DB2
10 9 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (18.75%) Configuration Management
10 9 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (18.75%) Performance Management
10 9 (18.75%) French Language
10 9 (18.75%) Logistics
11 8 (16.67%) Automated Testing
12 7 (14.58%) PHP
13 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
14 5 (10.42%) Linux

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 1 (2.08%) GlassFish
1 1 (2.08%) JBoss
1 1 (2.08%) Apache
1 1 (2.08%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) DB2
2 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (39.58%) JUnit
2 3 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 12 (25.00%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (18.75%) French Language
Job Titles
1 20 (41.67%) Developer
2 14 (29.17%) Java Developer
3 13 (27.08%) Analyst
4 12 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 12 (25.00%) Programmer
5 9 (18.75%) Technical Support
5 9 (18.75%) AS400 Support
6 6 (12.50%) RPG Developer
7 5 (10.42%) RPG Programmer
7 5 (10.42%) RPG Analyst Programmer
7 5 (10.42%) Java Analyst Programmer
7 5 (10.42%) Java Programmer
8 3 (6.25%) AS400 Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Data Migration Consultant
9 2 (4.17%) Consultant
9 2 (4.17%) Migration Consultant
9 2 (4.17%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
9 2 (4.17%) COBOL Programmer
9 2 (4.17%) COBOL Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (39.58%) Hibernate
1 19 (39.58%) Spring
2 15 (31.25%) HTML
3 13 (27.08%) Web Services
4 12 (25.00%) SOAP
4 12 (25.00%) XML
4 12 (25.00%) jQuery
4 12 (25.00%) REST
5 4 (8.33%) .NET
6 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
6 3 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (47.92%) AS400
1 23 (47.92%) iSeries
2 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 13 (27.08%) SOA
3 12 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 9 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 9 (18.75%) Performance Management
4 9 (18.75%) Logistics
5 8 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 4 (8.33%) ITIL
6 4 (8.33%) Migration
6 4 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 4 (8.33%) Data Mapping
7 3 (6.25%) DevOps
8 1 (2.08%) Web Development
8 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.08%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (2.08%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.08%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 38 (79.17%) SQL
2 23 (47.92%) COBOL
3 20 (41.67%) Java
4 7 (14.58%) PHP
5 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.25%) C#
6 3 (6.25%) RPG IV
7 1 (2.08%) C++
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) IBM
2 3 (6.25%) Cognos
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle
Brentwood, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago