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

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 843 720 856
Rank change year-on-year
-123 +136
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 32 117 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.12% 0.028%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.059% 0.22% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 27 81 5
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.96%
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
54291 52882 60234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.92% 53.10% 54.22%
Number of salaries quoted 45945 45917 53268
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 -44 14 £37,500 +17.18%
South East -54 7 £48,750 +21.87%
Midlands +2 4 £42,500 +21.42%
London -27 3 £75,000 +50.00% 1
East Midlands -9 2 £42,750 +18.75%
North West - 2 £42,000 - 1
RPG IV
UK

RPG IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

1 122 (100.00%) RPG
2 80 (65.57%) AS400
3 52 (42.62%) SQL
4 37 (30.33%) HTML
5 28 (22.95%) iSeries
6 25 (20.49%) JavaScript
6 25 (20.49%) CSS
7 23 (18.85%) Finance
8 16 (13.11%) INSURE/90
9 13 (10.66%) XML
10 12 (9.84%) Java
10 12 (9.84%) Synon
11 11 (9.02%) Hibernate
11 11 (9.02%) OO
11 11 (9.02%) Tomcat
11 11 (9.02%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (9.02%) Spring
12 10 (8.20%) Grails
12 10 (8.20%) Java EE
12 10 (8.20%) AccuRev
12 10 (8.20%) Time Management
12 10 (8.20%) Groovy
12 10 (8.20%) Dependency Injection
12 10 (8.20%) JBoss
12 10 (8.20%) XSLT
12 10 (8.20%) HNC
12 10 (8.20%) UML
12 10 (8.20%) JSP
12 10 (8.20%) Web Services
12 10 (8.20%) Oracle

RPG IV
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 11 (9.02%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.82%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.82%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (4.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (13.11%) INSURE/90
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.46%) FTP
2 2 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.10%) DB2
2 1 (0.82%) Pentaho
2 1 (0.82%) MySQL
2 1 (0.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (9.84%) Synon
2 10 (8.20%) Eclipse
3 4 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.82%) Dreamweaver
General
1 23 (18.85%) Finance
2 5 (4.10%) Banking
3 1 (0.82%) Back Office
3 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 75 (61.48%) Developer
2 50 (40.98%) RPG Developer
3 47 (38.52%) AS400 Developer
4 46 (37.70%) Programmer
5 42 (34.43%) Analyst
6 40 (32.79%) Analyst Programmer
7 21 (17.21%) RPG Programmer
8 16 (13.11%) RPG Analyst Programmer
9 13 (10.66%) Senior Programmer
9 13 (10.66%) Senior Analyst Programmer
9 13 (10.66%) Senior Analyst
10 11 (9.02%) Senior Developer
11 10 (8.20%) Java Developer
12 8 (6.56%) Senior RPG Developer
13 7 (5.74%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
14 5 (4.10%) Junior Developer
14 5 (4.10%) Junior .NET Developer
14 5 (4.10%) .NET Developer
14 5 (4.10%) Junior
15 2 (1.64%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (30.33%) HTML
2 25 (20.49%) CSS
3 13 (10.66%) XML
4 11 (9.02%) Hibernate
4 11 (9.02%) Spring
5 10 (8.20%) Java EE
5 10 (8.20%) Grails
5 10 (8.20%) XSLT
5 10 (8.20%) JSP
5 10 (8.20%) Web Services
6 6 (4.92%) .NET
6 6 (4.92%) Ext JS
7 5 (4.10%) Synon Analyst Programmer
8 3 (2.46%) EDI
9 1 (0.82%) EDIFACT
9 1 (0.82%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 80 (65.57%) AS400
2 28 (22.95%) iSeries
3 5 (4.10%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.82%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.46%) Windows
1 3 (2.46%) Linux
2 1 (0.82%) OS/400
2 1 (0.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (9.02%) OO
1 11 (9.02%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (8.20%) Project Management
2 10 (8.20%) OOD
2 10 (8.20%) SOA
2 10 (8.20%) Dependency Injection
2 10 (8.20%) Time Management
2 10 (8.20%) UML
3 5 (4.10%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (4.10%) Project Planning
4 2 (1.64%) ERP
5 1 (0.82%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (0.82%) Migration
5 1 (0.82%) Software Engineering
5 1 (0.82%) Investment Management
5 1 (0.82%) Business Analysis
5 1 (0.82%) Waterfall
5 1 (0.82%) High Availability
5 1 (0.82%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 122 (100.00%) RPG
2 52 (42.62%) SQL
3 25 (20.49%) JavaScript
4 12 (9.84%) Java
5 10 (8.20%) Groovy
6 9 (7.38%) RPG III
7 3 (2.46%) RPG/400
8 1 (0.82%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (0.82%) PHP
8 1 (0.82%) C#
8 1 (0.82%) C++
8 1 (0.82%) VB
8 1 (0.82%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 10 (8.20%) HNC
Vendors
1 10 (8.20%) Oracle
1 10 (8.20%) JBoss
1 10 (8.20%) AccuRev
2 4 (3.28%) IBM
2 4 (3.28%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.82%) Cognos
3 1 (0.82%) Progress
Chorley, Lancashire
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