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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 830 796 829
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +33
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 68 66 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.065% 0.037%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.12% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 59 37 14
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -14.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £32,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,750 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,850
% change year-on-year
- -8.20%
Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56601 53929 60554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.07% 52.93% 54.42%
Number of salaries quoted 48533 46736 53651
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £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 23 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 23 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 -11 22 £37,500 +11.94%
London -17 17 £45,000 -10.00% 2
South East -24 13 £38,500 -3.75%
Midlands +21 11 £42,500 +21.42%
East Midlands -3 4 £47,500 +31.94%
North West +8 1 £37,500 +7.14%
RPG IV
UK

RPG IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 171 (98.84%) RPG
2 124 (71.68%) AS400
3 60 (34.68%) SQL
4 44 (25.43%) HTML
5 38 (21.97%) Finance
6 34 (19.65%) iSeries
7 26 (15.03%) JavaScript
8 25 (14.45%) Project Management
9 24 (13.87%) Java
9 24 (13.87%) XML
9 24 (13.87%) CSS
10 21 (12.14%) Spring
10 21 (12.14%) Hibernate
10 21 (12.14%) Tomcat
11 20 (11.56%) JSP
11 20 (11.56%) JBoss
11 20 (11.56%) XSLT
11 20 (11.56%) Oracle
11 20 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (11.56%) Java EE
11 20 (11.56%) AccuRev
11 20 (11.56%) Grails
11 20 (11.56%) Groovy
12 19 (10.98%) OO
13 18 (10.40%) UML
13 18 (10.40%) OOD
13 18 (10.40%) SOA
13 18 (10.40%) Eclipse
13 18 (10.40%) HNC
13 18 (10.40%) Dependency Injection

RPG IV
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 21 (12.14%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.89%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.31%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.16%) Apache
4 2 (1.16%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (2.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (8.09%) INSURE/90
2 3 (1.73%) Misys Midas
3 2 (1.16%) Misys Equation
4 1 (0.58%) ProductWriter
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.16%) LDAP
1 2 (1.16%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.58%) Broadband
2 1 (0.58%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.31%) DB2
2 1 (0.58%) Pentaho
2 1 (0.58%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (10.40%) Eclipse
2 12 (6.94%) Synon
3 4 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (21.97%) Finance
2 7 (4.05%) Banking
3 2 (1.16%) Retail
3 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.58%) Games
4 1 (0.58%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 111 (64.16%) Developer
2 78 (45.09%) RPG Developer
3 70 (40.46%) AS400 Developer
4 58 (33.53%) Programmer
5 51 (29.48%) Analyst
6 50 (28.90%) Analyst Programmer
7 29 (16.76%) RPG Programmer
8 22 (12.72%) RPG Analyst Programmer
9 20 (11.56%) Java Developer
10 19 (10.98%) Senior Analyst Programmer
10 19 (10.98%) Senior Programmer
10 19 (10.98%) Senior Analyst
11 15 (8.67%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
12 8 (4.62%) Senior RPG Developer
12 8 (4.62%) Senior Developer
13 6 (3.47%) Senior RPG Programmer
13 6 (3.47%) Senior AS400 Analyst Programmer
13 6 (3.47%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
14 5 (2.89%) Junior .NET Developer
14 5 (2.89%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (25.43%) HTML
2 24 (13.87%) CSS
2 24 (13.87%) XML
3 21 (12.14%) Hibernate
3 21 (12.14%) Spring
4 20 (11.56%) Java EE
4 20 (11.56%) Grails
4 20 (11.56%) XSLT
4 20 (11.56%) JSP
5 8 (4.62%) Web Services
6 6 (3.47%) Ext JS
7 5 (2.89%) .NET
7 5 (2.89%) Synon Analyst Programmer
8 3 (1.73%) JSON
9 2 (1.16%) Dojo
9 2 (1.16%) Ajax
9 2 (1.16%) JPA
9 2 (1.16%) J2EE
9 2 (1.16%) EDI
10 1 (0.58%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 124 (71.68%) AS400
2 34 (19.65%) iSeries
3 1 (0.58%) LPAR
3 1 (0.58%) SWIFT
3 1 (0.58%) Derivative
3 1 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.73%) Linux
2 1 (0.58%) OS/400
2 1 (0.58%) UNIX
2 1 (0.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (14.45%) Project Management
2 20 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (10.98%) OO
4 18 (10.40%) OOD
4 18 (10.40%) SOA
4 18 (10.40%) Time Management
4 18 (10.40%) UML
4 18 (10.40%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (2.89%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (2.89%) Project Planning
5 5 (2.89%) Web Development
6 3 (1.73%) ERP
7 2 (1.16%) MVC
7 2 (1.16%) Migration
7 2 (1.16%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (1.16%) Product Management
7 2 (1.16%) AOP
8 1 (0.58%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (0.58%) Performance Management
8 1 (0.58%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 171 (98.84%) RPG
2 60 (34.68%) SQL
3 26 (15.03%) JavaScript
4 24 (13.87%) Java
5 20 (11.56%) Groovy
6 10 (5.78%) RPG/400
7 9 (5.20%) RPG III
8 2 (1.16%) AspectJ
8 2 (1.16%) C++
8 2 (1.16%) Delphi
9 1 (0.58%) PHP
9 1 (0.58%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.58%) VC++
9 1 (0.58%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 18 (10.40%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.16%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (11.56%) Oracle
1 20 (11.56%) JBoss
1 20 (11.56%) AccuRev
2 4 (2.31%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.16%) Misys
3 2 (1.16%) ATG
3 2 (1.16%) Fiserv
3 2 (1.16%) IBM
4 1 (0.58%) Cognos