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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG IV over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 825 753 846
Rank change year-on-year
-72 +93
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 44 101 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.099% 0.032%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.078% 0.19% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 40 63 7
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,550 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,400 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,600
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.28%
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
56168 53805 60039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.35% 52.90% 54.29%
Number of salaries quoted 47543 46625 53118
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

RPG IV
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RPG IV across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 August 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG IV within the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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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
South West -31 21 £37,500 +0.67%
Midlands +12 7 £42,500 +21.42%
South East -51 6 £52,500 +31.25%
East Midlands -8 4 £47,500 +31.94%
London -10 4 £56,250 +12.50% 1
North West -19 2 £42,000 +20.00% 1
RPG IV
UK

RPG IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing RPG IV 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 IV.

1 142 (99.30%) RPG
2 98 (68.53%) AS400
3 59 (41.26%) SQL
4 39 (27.27%) HTML
5 34 (23.78%) iSeries
6 28 (19.58%) Finance
7 24 (16.78%) CSS
8 23 (16.08%) JavaScript
9 18 (12.59%) XML
9 18 (12.59%) Project Management
10 17 (11.89%) Java
11 16 (11.19%) INSURE/90
12 15 (10.49%) Spring
12 15 (10.49%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (10.49%) Tomcat
12 15 (10.49%) Hibernate
13 14 (9.79%) OO
13 14 (9.79%) JBoss
13 14 (9.79%) XSLT
13 14 (9.79%) JSP
13 14 (9.79%) Oracle
13 14 (9.79%) Java EE
13 14 (9.79%) Grails
13 14 (9.79%) AccuRev
13 14 (9.79%) Groovy
14 13 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
14 13 (9.09%) Time Management
14 13 (9.09%) HNC
14 13 (9.09%) UML
14 13 (9.09%) OOD

RPG IV
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing RPG IV 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 IV. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (10.49%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.80%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.70%) Apache
3 1 (0.70%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (3.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (11.19%) INSURE/90
2 2 (1.40%) Misys Equation
2 2 (1.40%) Misys Midas
3 1 (0.70%) ProductWriter
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.10%) FTP
2 2 (1.40%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.50%) DB2
2 1 (0.70%) Pentaho
2 1 (0.70%) MySQL
2 1 (0.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 12 (8.39%) Synon
3 4 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.70%) Dreamweaver
General
1 28 (19.58%) Finance
2 6 (4.20%) Banking
3 1 (0.70%) Retail
3 1 (0.70%) Back Office
3 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 90 (62.94%) Developer
2 61 (42.66%) RPG Developer
3 57 (39.86%) AS400 Developer
4 50 (34.97%) Programmer
5 44 (30.77%) Analyst
6 42 (29.37%) Analyst Programmer
7 23 (16.08%) RPG Programmer
8 16 (11.19%) RPG Analyst Programmer
9 14 (9.79%) Senior Analyst
9 14 (9.79%) Java Developer
9 14 (9.79%) Senior Analyst Programmer
9 14 (9.79%) Senior Programmer
10 11 (7.69%) Senior Developer
11 8 (5.59%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
11 8 (5.59%) Senior RPG Developer
12 5 (3.50%) .NET Developer
12 5 (3.50%) Junior
12 5 (3.50%) Junior .NET Developer
12 5 (3.50%) Team Leader
12 5 (3.50%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (27.27%) HTML
2 24 (16.78%) CSS
3 18 (12.59%) XML
4 15 (10.49%) Spring
4 15 (10.49%) Hibernate
5 14 (9.79%) XSLT
5 14 (9.79%) JSP
5 14 (9.79%) Java EE
5 14 (9.79%) Grails
6 10 (6.99%) Web Services
7 6 (4.20%) Ext JS
7 6 (4.20%) .NET
8 5 (3.50%) Synon Analyst Programmer
9 4 (2.80%) EDI
10 2 (1.40%) JSON
11 1 (0.70%) EDIFACT
11 1 (0.70%) Ajax
11 1 (0.70%) JPA
11 1 (0.70%) Dojo
11 1 (0.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 98 (68.53%) AS400
2 34 (23.78%) iSeries
3 5 (3.50%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.70%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.10%) Windows
1 3 (2.10%) Linux
2 1 (0.70%) UNIX
2 1 (0.70%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (12.59%) Project Management
2 15 (10.49%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (9.79%) OO
4 13 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
4 13 (9.09%) Time Management
4 13 (9.09%) UML
4 13 (9.09%) OOD
4 13 (9.09%) SOA
5 5 (3.50%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (3.50%) Project Planning
6 2 (1.40%) ERP
7 1 (0.70%) MVC
7 1 (0.70%) Logistics
7 1 (0.70%) Software Engineering
7 1 (0.70%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (0.70%) Web Development
7 1 (0.70%) Business Analysis
7 1 (0.70%) AOP
7 1 (0.70%) High Availability
7 1 (0.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 142 (99.30%) RPG
2 59 (41.26%) SQL
3 23 (16.08%) JavaScript
4 17 (11.89%) Java
5 14 (9.79%) Groovy
6 9 (6.29%) RPG III
7 6 (4.20%) RPG/400
8 1 (0.70%) AspectJ
8 1 (0.70%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (0.70%) PHP
8 1 (0.70%) C#
8 1 (0.70%) C++
8 1 (0.70%) VB
8 1 (0.70%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 13 (9.09%) HNC
Vendors
1 14 (9.79%) JBoss
1 14 (9.79%) Oracle
1 14 (9.79%) AccuRev
2 4 (2.80%) IBM
2 4 (2.80%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.40%) Misys
3 2 (1.40%) Fiserv
4 1 (0.70%) Cognos
4 1 (0.70%) ATG
4 1 (0.70%) Progress
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