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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 838 731 849
Rank change year-on-year
-107 +118
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 33 136 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.13% 0.036%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.063% 0.25% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 23 117 20
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £36,813 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
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
52654 54552 59659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.51% 53.61% 55.05%
Number of salaries quoted 45498 46440 53065
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 December 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 December 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 East -27 11 £37,500 -6.25% 1
London -24 7 £58,750 +30.55%
South West -28 6 £31,250 -16.66% 2
West Midlands - 5 £40,000 -
East of England -42 3 £43,000 -4.44%
North West - 1 - -
RPG IV
UK

RPG IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 65 (100.00%) RPG
2 45 (69.23%) AS400
3 26 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 25 (38.46%) SQL
5 23 (35.38%) HTML
6 22 (33.85%) Finance
7 16 (24.62%) CSS
8 13 (20.00%) iSeries
9 5 (7.69%) Data Extraction
9 5 (7.69%) Web Services
10 4 (6.15%) IBM
11 3 (4.62%) Change Management
11 3 (4.62%) XML
11 3 (4.62%) Banking
11 3 (4.62%) RPG/400
11 3 (4.62%) Release Management
11 3 (4.62%) INSURE/90
12 2 (3.08%) Performance Management
12 2 (3.08%) Systems Analysis
12 2 (3.08%) Project Planning
12 2 (3.08%) Data Structures
12 2 (3.08%) Mentoring
12 2 (3.08%) Windows
12 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
12 2 (3.08%) EDI
12 2 (3.08%) FTP
12 2 (3.08%) C#
12 2 (3.08%) .NET
12 2 (3.08%) DB2
13 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET

RPG IV
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) INSURE/90
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) DB2
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (1.54%) Synon
General
1 22 (33.85%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (58.46%) Developer
2 32 (49.23%) RPG Developer
3 31 (47.69%) AS400 Developer
4 22 (33.85%) Analyst
5 19 (29.23%) Programmer
6 18 (27.69%) Analyst Programmer
7 9 (13.85%) Team Leader
8 8 (12.31%) RPG Programmer
8 8 (12.31%) RPG Analyst Programmer
9 4 (6.15%) Support Analyst
10 3 (4.62%) Senior Developer
11 2 (3.08%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
11 2 (3.08%) AS400 Support
12 1 (1.54%) Software Team Leader
12 1 (1.54%) IT Support
12 1 (1.54%) Development Team Leader
12 1 (1.54%) Senior Software Developer
12 1 (1.54%) Senior Programmer
12 1 (1.54%) Software Developer
12 1 (1.54%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (35.38%) HTML
2 16 (24.62%) CSS
3 5 (7.69%) Web Services
4 3 (4.62%) XML
5 2 (3.08%) EDI
5 2 (3.08%) .NET
6 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.54%) Synon Analyst Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 45 (69.23%) AS400
2 13 (20.00%) iSeries
3 5 (7.69%) Data Extraction
4 2 (3.08%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (4.62%) Change Management
1 3 (4.62%) Release Management
2 2 (3.08%) Performance Management
2 2 (3.08%) Mentoring
2 2 (3.08%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (3.08%) Project Planning
3 1 (1.54%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (1.54%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 65 (100.00%) RPG
2 26 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 25 (38.46%) SQL
4 3 (4.62%) RPG/400
5 2 (3.08%) C#
6 1 (1.54%) VB
Vendors
1 4 (6.15%) IBM
2 1 (1.54%) Progress
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