The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 800 806 826
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +20
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 74 52 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.051% 0.039%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.096% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 66 24 16
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -12.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £29,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,400 £40,200
% change year-on-year
+3.02% -9.45%
Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56977 54037 60428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.25% 52.92% 54.58%
Number of salaries quoted 48982 46999 53557
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,865
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
RPG IV
UK

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 11 July 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 11 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -7 22 £37,500 +17.18%
London -22 19 £45,000 -35.71%
South East -19 14 £38,500 -3.75%
Midlands +18 11 £42,500 -
East Midlands - 7 £47,500 -
North West +5 1 £37,500 +7.14%
RPG IV
UK

RPG IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 175 (98.87%) RPG
2 129 (72.88%) AS400
3 63 (35.59%) SQL
4 43 (24.29%) HTML
5 38 (21.47%) Finance
6 36 (20.34%) iSeries
7 26 (14.69%) Project Management
7 26 (14.69%) XML
8 25 (14.12%) Java
9 24 (13.56%) JavaScript
10 22 (12.43%) CSS
10 22 (12.43%) Tomcat
10 22 (12.43%) Spring
10 22 (12.43%) Hibernate
11 21 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (11.86%) AccuRev
11 21 (11.86%) Groovy
11 21 (11.86%) Java EE
11 21 (11.86%) Grails
11 21 (11.86%) JSP
11 21 (11.86%) JBoss
11 21 (11.86%) XSLT
11 21 (11.86%) Oracle
12 20 (11.30%) OO
13 19 (10.73%) UML
13 19 (10.73%) OOD
13 19 (10.73%) SOA
13 19 (10.73%) Eclipse
13 19 (10.73%) HNC
13 19 (10.73%) Time Management

RPG IV
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 22 (12.43%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.82%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.26%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.13%) Apache
4 2 (1.13%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (2.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (7.34%) INSURE/90
2 3 (1.69%) Misys Midas
3 2 (1.13%) Misys Equation
4 1 (0.56%) ProductWriter
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.13%) LDAP
3 1 (0.56%) Broadband
3 1 (0.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.82%) DB2
2 1 (0.56%) Pentaho
2 1 (0.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (10.73%) Eclipse
2 12 (6.78%) Synon
3 4 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (21.47%) Finance
2 7 (3.95%) Banking
3 2 (1.13%) Retail
3 2 (1.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.56%) Games
4 1 (0.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 111 (62.71%) Developer
2 77 (43.50%) RPG Developer
3 70 (39.55%) AS400 Developer
4 62 (35.03%) Programmer
5 54 (30.51%) Analyst
6 53 (29.94%) Analyst Programmer
7 33 (18.64%) RPG Programmer
8 25 (14.12%) RPG Analyst Programmer
9 21 (11.86%) Senior Analyst Programmer
9 21 (11.86%) Senior Programmer
9 21 (11.86%) Senior Analyst
9 21 (11.86%) Java Developer
10 18 (10.17%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
11 8 (4.52%) Senior AS400 Analyst Programmer
11 8 (4.52%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
11 8 (4.52%) Senior RPG Developer
11 8 (4.52%) Senior RPG Programmer
11 8 (4.52%) Senior Developer
12 5 (2.82%) .NET Developer
12 5 (2.82%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (24.29%) HTML
2 26 (14.69%) XML
3 22 (12.43%) CSS
3 22 (12.43%) Hibernate
3 22 (12.43%) Spring
4 21 (11.86%) Java EE
4 21 (11.86%) Grails
4 21 (11.86%) JSP
4 21 (11.86%) XSLT
5 8 (4.52%) Web Services
6 6 (3.39%) Ext JS
7 5 (2.82%) .NET
7 5 (2.82%) Synon Analyst Programmer
8 3 (1.69%) JSON
9 2 (1.13%) Dojo
9 2 (1.13%) Ajax
9 2 (1.13%) JPA
9 2 (1.13%) J2EE
9 2 (1.13%) EDI
10 1 (0.56%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 129 (72.88%) AS400
2 36 (20.34%) iSeries
3 1 (0.56%) LPAR
3 1 (0.56%) SWIFT
3 1 (0.56%) Derivative
3 1 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.26%) Linux
2 2 (1.13%) UNIX
3 1 (0.56%) Windows
3 1 (0.56%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (14.69%) Project Management
2 21 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (11.30%) OO
4 19 (10.73%) OOD
4 19 (10.73%) SOA
4 19 (10.73%) UML
4 19 (10.73%) Time Management
4 19 (10.73%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (2.82%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (2.82%) Project Planning
5 5 (2.82%) Web Development
6 3 (1.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (1.69%) ERP
6 3 (1.69%) Migration
7 2 (1.13%) Product Management
7 2 (1.13%) AOP
7 2 (1.13%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (1.13%) MVC
8 1 (0.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (0.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 175 (98.87%) RPG
2 63 (35.59%) SQL
3 25 (14.12%) Java
4 24 (13.56%) JavaScript
5 21 (11.86%) Groovy
6 10 (5.65%) RPG/400
7 9 (5.08%) RPG III
8 3 (1.69%) Delphi
9 2 (1.13%) C++
9 2 (1.13%) AspectJ
10 1 (0.56%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (0.56%) PHP
10 1 (0.56%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.56%) VC++
Qualifications
1 19 (10.73%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.69%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (11.86%) Oracle
1 21 (11.86%) JBoss
1 21 (11.86%) AccuRev
2 4 (2.26%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.69%) IBM
4 2 (1.13%) Fiserv
4 2 (1.13%) Misys
4 2 (1.13%) ATG
5 1 (0.56%) Cognos