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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG III over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG III
Rank - 858 863
Permanent jobs citing RPG III 0 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.003% 0.005%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.005% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £60,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +81.81%
UK excluding London average salary - - £33,000
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
53655 55502 56027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.15% 53.70% 53.88%
Number of salaries quoted 46198 47941 49500
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

RPG III
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RPG III across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 7 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing RPG III 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 III.

1 15 (100.00%) RPG
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) INSURE/90
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
2 14 (93.33%) iSeries
3 4 (26.67%) RPG IV
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript

RPG III
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing RPG III 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 III. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 15 (100.00%) INSURE/90
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
1 15 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 15 (100.00%) RPG Developer
1 15 (100.00%) Senior RPG Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (93.33%) iSeries
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) RPG
2 4 (26.67%) RPG IV
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript