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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG
Rank 237 243 279
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +36
Permanent jobs citing RPG 15 23 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.32% 0.025%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.41% 0.64% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 2
Median salary £35,000 £68,900 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-49.20% +112.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
3648 3621 4005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 55.81% 50.76% 50.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3054 3157 3289
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England 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 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG within the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
Cambridgeshire +19 14 £35,000 +5.50%
Hertfordshire - 1 £37,500 -
RPG
England

RPG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 of England region with a requirement for RPG.

1 26 (86.67%) AS400
2 21 (70.00%) RPG IV
3 6 (20.00%) DB2
3 6 (20.00%) iSeries
4 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
4 4 (13.33%) JSF
4 4 (13.33%) HTML
4 4 (13.33%) Java
4 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.33%) SQL
4 4 (13.33%) J2EE
5 3 (10.00%) COBOL
5 3 (10.00%) Finance
5 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (6.67%) SaaS
6 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Web Development
6 2 (6.67%) QA
6 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Web Services
6 2 (6.67%) XML
6 2 (6.67%) IBM
6 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (6.67%) Project Management
7 1 (3.33%) MS Office
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
2 1 (3.33%) G Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) DB2
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) AS400 Developer
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
1 20 (66.67%) RPG Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 5 (16.67%) Programmer
3 5 (16.67%) RPG Analyst Programmer
3 5 (16.67%) RPG Programmer
4 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Support Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) XML Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
5 1 (3.33%) AS400 Programmer
5 1 (3.33%) COBOL Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) HTML
1 4 (13.33%) J2EE
1 4 (13.33%) JSF
2 2 (6.67%) Web Services
2 2 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (86.67%) AS400
2 6 (20.00%) iSeries
3 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (6.67%) Project Management
1 2 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
1 2 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) RPG IV
2 4 (13.33%) Java
2 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) COBOL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) IBM
1 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.33%) Google
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft