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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 857 916 918
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +2
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 35 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.031% 0.026%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.073% 0.061% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 31 24 25
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 £39,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +13.51%
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
47695 52314 55803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.81% 51.32% 51.23%
Number of salaries quoted 41670 45086 47240
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,300 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 - 16 £40,000 -
East of England +18 5 £35,000 -22.22%
South East - 5 £42,500 -
London +36 3 £52,500 -25.00%
South West -8 3 £43,000 +2.38%
East Midlands +12 1 £38,500 -2.53%
West Midlands -5 1 - -
North East - 1 £35,000 -
RPG IV
UK

RPG IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 120 (100.00%) RPG
2 96 (80.00%) AS400
3 71 (59.17%) iSeries
4 47 (39.17%) Finance
5 41 (34.17%) SQL
6 37 (30.83%) DB2
7 28 (23.33%) XML
8 23 (19.17%) IBM
9 22 (18.33%) Manufacturing
10 20 (16.67%) RPG III
11 18 (15.00%) ERP
12 15 (12.50%) FTP
12 15 (12.50%) System Testing
12 15 (12.50%) Infor
13 14 (11.67%) HTML
14 13 (10.83%) JavaScript
14 13 (10.83%) MS Excel
14 13 (10.83%) IFS
14 13 (10.83%) System Integration Testing
14 13 (10.83%) RPG/400
14 13 (10.83%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (10.83%) Unit Testing
15 12 (10.00%) CSS
15 12 (10.00%) Web Services
15 12 (10.00%) MS Visio
15 12 (10.00%) .NET
15 12 (10.00%) MS Office
16 11 (9.17%) IIS
16 11 (9.17%) Windows
16 11 (9.17%) Analytical Skills

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 (9.17%) IIS
2 4 (3.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (10.83%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.00%) MS Office
2 12 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (30.83%) DB2
2 5 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
General
1 47 (39.17%) Finance
2 22 (18.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.83%) Banking
3 1 (0.83%) Retail
3 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 79 (65.83%) Developer
2 59 (49.17%) AS400 Developer
3 57 (47.50%) RPG Developer
4 48 (40.00%) Programmer
5 41 (34.17%) Analyst
6 39 (32.50%) Analyst Programmer
7 38 (31.67%) RPG Analyst Programmer
7 38 (31.67%) RPG Programmer
8 14 (11.67%) AS400 Programmer
9 13 (10.83%) Junior
9 13 (10.83%) Junior Developer
10 12 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
10 12 (10.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
10 12 (10.00%) Senior Programme Analyst
10 12 (10.00%) Senior Programmer
10 12 (10.00%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
10 12 (10.00%) Senior RPG Programmer
11 11 (9.17%) Systems Developer
12 10 (8.33%) Lead Developer
13 9 (7.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (23.33%) XML
2 14 (11.67%) HTML
3 12 (10.00%) .NET
3 12 (10.00%) CSS
3 12 (10.00%) Web Services
4 4 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.33%) WCF
5 2 (1.67%) Middleware
5 2 (1.67%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (1.67%) XML Messaging
6 1 (0.83%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 96 (80.00%) AS400
2 71 (59.17%) iSeries
3 11 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.83%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.17%) Windows
1 11 (9.17%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.83%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.00%) ERP
2 15 (12.50%) System Testing
3 13 (10.83%) System Integration Testing
3 13 (10.83%) Unit Testing
3 13 (10.83%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (5.83%) SDLC
5 7 (5.83%) SOA
6 2 (1.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (1.67%) ETL
6 2 (1.67%) ITIL
6 2 (1.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (1.67%) Waterfall
7 1 (0.83%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 120 (100.00%) RPG
2 41 (34.17%) SQL
3 20 (16.67%) RPG III
4 13 (10.83%) JavaScript
4 13 (10.83%) RPG/400
5 7 (5.83%) Progress 4GL
6 2 (1.67%) COBOL
6 2 (1.67%) Java
7 1 (0.83%) C#
7 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.83%) VBA
7 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Vendors
1 23 (19.17%) IBM
2 15 (12.50%) Infor
3 13 (10.83%) IFS
4 7 (5.83%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.50%) Oracle