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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG
Rank 239 230 231
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing RPG 25 33 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.36% 0.45% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.72% 0.84% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 23
Average salary £69,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.26% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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 of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3494 3928 3852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 49.74% 53.62% 56.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2942 3213 3260
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RPG across the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

RPG Salary Histogram 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 12 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
Bedfordshire - 19 £69,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £33,173 -
Essex -23 1 £45,000 -10.00% 1
RPG
England

RPG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 47 (94.00%) SQL
2 39 (78.00%) iSeries
3 32 (64.00%) AS400
4 30 (60.00%) OS/400
5 29 (58.00%) MQSeries
5 29 (58.00%) WebSphere
5 29 (58.00%) Performance Analysis
6 11 (22.00%) .NET
7 10 (20.00%) ITIL
7 10 (20.00%) Flash
7 10 (20.00%) Intel
7 10 (20.00%) RPG IV
7 10 (20.00%) High Availability
8 6 (12.00%) IBM
8 6 (12.00%) MS Office
8 6 (12.00%) C#
8 6 (12.00%) PCI DSS
8 6 (12.00%) RPG/400
9 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (10.00%) HTML
9 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
9 5 (10.00%) CSS
9 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
9 5 (10.00%) Cognos
9 5 (10.00%) PHP
9 5 (10.00%) Finance
10 4 (8.00%) Degree
10 4 (8.00%) Unit Testing
10 4 (8.00%) Scrum
10 4 (8.00%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 29 (58.00%) MQSeries
1 29 (58.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.00%) IBM Domino
2 4 (8.00%) IBM Notes
3 3 (6.00%) Apache
3 3 (6.00%) GlassFish
3 3 (6.00%) IIS
3 3 (6.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Office
2 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Banking
2 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (58.00%) Consultant
2 14 (28.00%) Programmer
3 13 (26.00%) Analyst
3 13 (26.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 9 (18.00%) RPG Programmer
5 8 (16.00%) RPG Analyst Programmer
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Programmer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Programme Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) AS400 Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Developer
8 2 (4.00%) RPG Developer
9 1 (2.00%) AS400 Support
9 1 (2.00%) Lead Analyst Programmer
9 1 (2.00%) Lead Programmer
9 1 (2.00%) Senior RPG Programmer
9 1 (2.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.00%) .NET
2 10 (20.00%) Flash
3 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (10.00%) CSS
3 5 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (2.00%) EDI
4 1 (2.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 39 (78.00%) iSeries
2 32 (64.00%) AS400
3 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 30 (60.00%) OS/400
2 4 (8.00%) Windows
3 3 (6.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) Performance Analysis
2 10 (20.00%) High Availability
2 10 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (8.00%) ERP
3 4 (8.00%) Scrum
3 4 (8.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.00%) PDM
5 2 (4.00%) Time Management
6 1 (2.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.00%) Information Security
6 1 (2.00%) Migration
6 1 (2.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (94.00%) SQL
2 10 (20.00%) RPG IV
3 6 (12.00%) C#
3 6 (12.00%) RPG/400
4 5 (10.00%) PHP
5 2 (4.00%) Java
5 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.00%) VBA
6 1 (2.00%) COBOL
6 1 (2.00%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Intel
2 6 (12.00%) IBM
3 5 (10.00%) Cognos
4 4 (8.00%) Lotus
5 3 (6.00%) JDA
5 3 (6.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.00%) JD Edwards
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