The table below looks at the statistics for RPG IV skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG IV over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 834 905 949
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +44
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 45 39 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.038% 0.017%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.096% 0.074% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 41 26 15
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -11.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +15.86%
RPG IV
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
47035 52964 54249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.62% 51.89% 50.76%
Number of salaries quoted 40744 45845 46006
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,786
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

RPG IV
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

RPG IV Jobs Demand Trend in England

RPG IV
Salary Trend in England

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

RPG IV Salary Trend in England

RPG IV
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RPG IV across the England region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

RPG IV Salary Histogram in England

RPG IV
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 IV within the England region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
North West - 17 £40,000 -
South East - 11 £42,500 - 1
East of England +12 9 £35,000 -22.22% 1
South West -6 4 £43,000 +2.38% 1
London +35 3 £52,500 -25.00%
East Midlands +15 1 £38,500 -2.53%
RPG IV
UK

RPG IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing RPG IV 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 IV.

1 119 (100.00%) RPG
2 98 (82.35%) AS400
3 68 (57.14%) iSeries
4 52 (43.70%) Finance
5 38 (31.93%) SQL
6 32 (26.89%) DB2
7 24 (20.17%) XML
8 19 (15.97%) ERP
9 18 (15.13%) IBM
9 18 (15.13%) RPG III
10 16 (13.45%) System Testing
10 16 (13.45%) FTP
10 16 (13.45%) Manufacturing
11 15 (12.61%) Infor
12 14 (11.76%) IFS
12 14 (11.76%) HTML
13 11 (9.24%) MS Office
14 10 (8.40%) JavaScript
14 10 (8.40%) MS Excel
14 10 (8.40%) MS Visio
14 10 (8.40%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (8.40%) Unit Testing
14 10 (8.40%) System Integration Testing
15 9 (7.56%) RPG/400
15 9 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (7.56%) CSS
16 8 (6.72%) Web Services
16 8 (6.72%) IIS
16 8 (6.72%) .NET
16 8 (6.72%) Windows

RPG IV
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 8 (6.72%) IIS
2 4 (3.36%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (9.24%) MS Office
2 10 (8.40%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.40%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.84%) Google Apps
1 1 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (26.89%) DB2
2 4 (3.36%) SQL Server
General
1 52 (43.70%) Finance
2 16 (13.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.68%) Retail
4 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 76 (63.87%) Developer
2 63 (52.94%) AS400 Developer
3 60 (50.42%) RPG Developer
4 47 (39.50%) Programmer
5 43 (36.13%) Analyst
6 39 (32.77%) Analyst Programmer
6 39 (32.77%) RPG Analyst Programmer
6 39 (32.77%) RPG Programmer
7 15 (12.61%) AS400 Programmer
8 14 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
8 14 (11.76%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 14 (11.76%) Senior Programme Analyst
8 14 (11.76%) Senior Programmer
8 14 (11.76%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
8 14 (11.76%) Senior RPG Programmer
9 10 (8.40%) Junior
9 10 (8.40%) Junior Developer
10 9 (7.56%) Lead Developer
10 9 (7.56%) Systems Developer
11 7 (5.88%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.17%) XML
2 14 (11.76%) HTML
3 9 (7.56%) CSS
4 8 (6.72%) .NET
4 8 (6.72%) Web Services
5 4 (3.36%) ASP.NET
5 4 (3.36%) Middleware
5 4 (3.36%) WCF
5 4 (3.36%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (3.36%) XML Messaging
6 1 (0.84%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 98 (82.35%) AS400
2 68 (57.14%) iSeries
3 9 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.04%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.84%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.72%) Windows
1 8 (6.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.97%) ERP
2 16 (13.45%) System Testing
3 10 (8.40%) System Integration Testing
3 10 (8.40%) Unit Testing
3 10 (8.40%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (3.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (3.36%) ETL
4 4 (3.36%) ITIL
4 4 (3.36%) SDLC
4 4 (3.36%) SOA
4 4 (3.36%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (3.36%) Waterfall
5 2 (1.68%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 119 (100.00%) RPG
2 38 (31.93%) SQL
3 18 (15.13%) RPG III
4 10 (8.40%) JavaScript
5 9 (7.56%) RPG/400
6 4 (3.36%) Java
6 4 (3.36%) Progress 4GL
7 2 (1.68%) COBOL
Vendors
1 18 (15.13%) IBM
2 15 (12.61%) Infor
3 14 (11.76%) IFS
4 5 (4.20%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.36%) Oracle
6 1 (0.84%) Google
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