The table below looks at the statistics for RPG III skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG III over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG III
Rank 889 934 956
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +22
Permanent jobs citing RPG III 17 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.002% 0.010%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.035% 0.004% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 10
Median salary £43,000 £65,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.84% +44.44%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 - £45,000
RPG III
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
48545 51512 59306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.79% 51.80% 53.10%
Number of salaries quoted 42497 44271 50977
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

RPG III
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing RPG III as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

RPG III Jobs Demand Trend in England

RPG III
Salary Trend in England

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

RPG III Salary Trend in England

RPG III
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG III within the England region over the 3 months to 31 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
South West - 10 £43,000 -
North East - 6 £35,000 -
South East - 1 £43,750 -
RPG III
UK

RPG III
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing RPG III 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 England region with a requirement for RPG III.

1 22 (100.00%) RPG
2 20 (90.91%) SQL
3 18 (81.82%) RPG IV
4 16 (72.73%) DB2
4 16 (72.73%) AS400
5 13 (59.09%) FTP
6 12 (54.55%) iSeries
7 10 (45.45%) System Testing
7 10 (45.45%) Infor
7 10 (45.45%) ERP
7 10 (45.45%) IFS
8 7 (31.82%) SDLC
8 7 (31.82%) Web Services
8 7 (31.82%) Finance
9 6 (27.27%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (27.27%) XML
9 6 (27.27%) Windows
9 6 (27.27%) SOA
9 6 (27.27%) Progress 4GL
9 6 (27.27%) IIS
9 6 (27.27%) .NET
9 6 (27.27%) IBM
9 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
9 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
9 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
10 5 (22.73%) RPG/400
11 3 (13.64%) COBOL
11 3 (13.64%) JD Edwards
11 3 (13.64%) Driving Licence
12 1 (4.55%) Change Control

RPG III
Top Related IT Skills in 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 6 (27.27%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) DB2
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 14 (63.64%) Programmer
3 11 (50.00%) AS400 Developer
4 10 (45.45%) AS400 Programmer
5 6 (27.27%) Senior Developer
5 6 (27.27%) Senior Software Developer
5 6 (27.27%) Software Developer
6 4 (18.18%) Analyst
7 3 (13.64%) RPG Programmer
8 2 (9.09%) RPG Developer
9 1 (4.55%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Web Services
2 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 6 (27.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) AS400
2 12 (54.55%) iSeries
3 3 (13.64%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
1 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) ERP
1 10 (45.45%) System Testing
2 7 (31.82%) SDLC
3 6 (27.27%) SOA
3 6 (27.27%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) RPG
2 20 (90.91%) SQL
3 18 (81.82%) RPG IV
4 6 (27.27%) Progress 4GL
5 5 (22.73%) RPG/400
6 3 (13.64%) COBOL
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) IFS
1 10 (45.45%) Infor
2 6 (27.27%) IBM
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) JD Edwards