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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 843 864 806
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -58
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 32 26 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.024% 0.053%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.060% 0.047% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 49
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £30,250 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £58,750 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -7.50%
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
53196 54928 52644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.46% 51.21% 52.95%
Number of salaries quoted 45898 46501 45625
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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 West -4 12 £42,000 -1.17%
London +8 8 £70,000 -6.66%
East of England - 8 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands -2 3 £39,500 +3.94%
West Midlands - 1 - -
RPG IV
UK

RPG IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 47 (100.00%) RPG
2 28 (59.57%) AS400
3 20 (42.55%) SQL
4 18 (38.30%) HTML
4 18 (38.30%) CSS
5 14 (29.79%) XML
5 14 (29.79%) Finance
5 14 (29.79%) iSeries
6 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
7 10 (21.28%) C#
8 9 (19.15%) .NET
8 9 (19.15%) EDI
9 8 (17.02%) DB2
9 8 (17.02%) Retail
10 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET
10 7 (14.89%) PHP
10 7 (14.89%) Synon
10 7 (14.89%) Cognos
11 5 (10.64%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (10.64%) RPG III
12 4 (8.51%) Synon Analyst Programmer
12 4 (8.51%) RPG/400
12 4 (8.51%) IBM
12 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
12 4 (8.51%) Java
13 3 (6.38%) JD Edwards
13 3 (6.38%) Degree
14 2 (4.26%) JSON
14 2 (4.26%) Line Management
14 2 (4.26%) ERP

RPG IV
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 2 (4.26%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Synon
2 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 8 (17.02%) Retail
3 2 (4.26%) Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (68.09%) Analyst
1 32 (68.09%) Analyst Programmer
1 32 (68.09%) Programmer
2 28 (59.57%) RPG Programmer
2 28 (59.57%) RPG Analyst Programmer
3 13 (27.66%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
4 10 (21.28%) Developer
5 8 (17.02%) AS400 Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 2 (4.26%) RPG Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery Director
7 1 (2.13%) Software Team Leader
7 1 (2.13%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.13%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (2.13%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.13%) Junior
7 1 (2.13%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (38.30%) HTML
1 18 (38.30%) CSS
2 14 (29.79%) XML
3 9 (19.15%) EDI
3 9 (19.15%) .NET
4 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET
5 4 (8.51%) Synon Analyst Programmer
6 2 (4.26%) Web Services
6 2 (4.26%) JSON
7 1 (2.13%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (59.57%) AS400
2 14 (29.79%) iSeries
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) OS/400
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.64%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (4.26%) Project Planning
2 2 (4.26%) ERP
2 2 (4.26%) ETL
2 2 (4.26%) Migration
2 2 (4.26%) Line Management
3 1 (2.13%) SDLC
3 1 (2.13%) PDM
3 1 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2
3 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.13%) EAI
3 1 (2.13%) Unit Testing
3 1 (2.13%) System Testing
3 1 (2.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) RPG
2 20 (42.55%) SQL
3 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
4 10 (21.28%) C#
5 7 (14.89%) PHP
6 5 (10.64%) RPG III
7 4 (8.51%) RPG/400
7 4 (8.51%) Java
8 2 (4.26%) C++
9 1 (2.13%) C
9 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Cognos
2 4 (8.51%) IBM
3 3 (6.38%) JD Edwards
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.26%) Lotus
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