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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 841 925 920
Rank change year-on-year
+84 -5
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 55 20 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.019% 0.037%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.038% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 50 17 36
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.38% +12.00%
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
48824 53175 56081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 53.19% 51.67% 52.04%
Number of salaries quoted 42750 45715 48085
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +38 16 £45,000 -
London +49 10 £40,000 -
South West +17 10 £43,000 +2.38%
East of England +37 6 £35,000 -22.22%
North East - 6 £37,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £47,500 -
South East +36 2 - -
East Midlands +5 1 £38,500 -3.75%
West Midlands - 1 - -
RPG IV
UK

RPG IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 127 (100.00%) RPG
2 100 (78.74%) AS400
3 78 (61.42%) iSeries
4 47 (37.01%) Finance
5 44 (34.65%) SQL
6 37 (29.13%) DB2
7 27 (21.26%) XML
8 24 (18.90%) Manufacturing
9 23 (18.11%) IBM
10 19 (14.96%) RPG III
11 15 (11.81%) ERP
12 14 (11.02%) FTP
12 14 (11.02%) JavaScript
12 14 (11.02%) RPG/400
12 14 (11.02%) System Integration Testing
12 14 (11.02%) System Testing
12 14 (11.02%) Infor
12 14 (11.02%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (10.24%) Unit Testing
13 13 (10.24%) .NET
13 13 (10.24%) HTML
13 13 (10.24%) MS Excel
13 13 (10.24%) Web Services
14 12 (9.45%) CSS
14 12 (9.45%) MS Visio
14 12 (9.45%) MS Office
14 12 (9.45%) IFS
15 11 (8.66%) Windows Server
15 11 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (8.66%) IIS

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 11 (8.66%) IIS
2 4 (3.15%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.79%) Liferay
Applications
1 13 (10.24%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.45%) MS Office
2 12 (9.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.02%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (29.13%) DB2
2 6 (4.72%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Eclipse
General
1 47 (37.01%) Finance
2 24 (18.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.57%) Banking
4 1 (0.79%) Retail
4 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 78 (61.42%) Developer
2 58 (45.67%) Programmer
3 55 (43.31%) RPG Developer
4 54 (42.52%) AS400 Developer
5 49 (38.58%) Analyst
5 49 (38.58%) Analyst Programmer
6 48 (37.80%) RPG Analyst Programmer
6 48 (37.80%) RPG Programmer
7 14 (11.02%) AS400 Programmer
7 14 (11.02%) Junior
7 14 (11.02%) Junior Developer
8 11 (8.66%) Lead Developer
8 11 (8.66%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (8.66%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 11 (8.66%) Senior Programme Analyst
8 11 (8.66%) Senior Programmer
8 11 (8.66%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
8 11 (8.66%) Senior RPG Programmer
9 10 (7.87%) Systems Developer
10 9 (7.09%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (21.26%) XML
2 13 (10.24%) .NET
2 13 (10.24%) HTML
2 13 (10.24%) Web Services
3 12 (9.45%) CSS
4 4 (3.15%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.15%) WCF
5 1 (0.79%) Apache CXF
5 1 (0.79%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.79%) JSF
5 1 (0.79%) JSON
5 1 (0.79%) PrimeFaces
5 1 (0.79%) SOAP
5 1 (0.79%) Spring
5 1 (0.79%) Vaadin
5 1 (0.79%) Velocity
5 1 (0.79%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 100 (78.74%) AS400
2 78 (61.42%) iSeries
3 11 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (7.09%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.79%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.66%) Windows
1 11 (8.66%) Windows Server
2 2 (1.57%) OS/400
3 1 (0.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (11.81%) ERP
2 14 (11.02%) System Integration Testing
2 14 (11.02%) System Testing
2 14 (11.02%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (10.24%) Unit Testing
4 8 (6.30%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (5.51%) SDLC
5 7 (5.51%) SOA
6 2 (1.57%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (0.79%) Project Management
7 1 (0.79%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 127 (100.00%) RPG
2 44 (34.65%) SQL
3 19 (14.96%) RPG III
4 14 (11.02%) JavaScript
4 14 (11.02%) RPG/400
5 7 (5.51%) Progress 4GL
6 2 (1.57%) C#
6 2 (1.57%) COBOL
6 2 (1.57%) Java
6 2 (1.57%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.57%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.57%) VBA
6 2 (1.57%) VBScript
Vendors
1 23 (18.11%) IBM
2 14 (11.02%) Infor
3 12 (9.45%) IFS
4 7 (5.51%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.57%) Oracle