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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 825 800 811
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +11
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 43 101 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.091% 0.054%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.081% 0.17% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 32 84 25
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £37,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,391 £36,400
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +8.21%
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
53069 58593 55471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.28% 52.94% 53.57%
Number of salaries quoted 45525 49793 48146
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £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 27 April 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 27 April 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 East +18 14 £37,500 -6.25%
South West -41 12 £35,000 -6.66% 1
East Midlands +8 9 £39,000 -17.89%
London +7 7 £65,000 +44.44%
Midlands -2 1 - -
RPG IV
UK

RPG IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 75 (100.00%) RPG
2 59 (78.67%) AS400
3 21 (28.00%) Finance
4 19 (25.33%) JavaScript
4 19 (25.33%) SQL
5 16 (21.33%) iSeries
6 15 (20.00%) HTML
6 15 (20.00%) CSS
7 9 (12.00%) XML
8 8 (10.67%) RPG/400
8 8 (10.67%) .NET
9 6 (8.00%) C#
10 5 (6.67%) Release Management
11 4 (5.33%) JSON
11 4 (5.33%) Line Management
11 4 (5.33%) IBM Notes
11 4 (5.33%) ETL
11 4 (5.33%) IBM
11 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET
11 4 (5.33%) Lotus
11 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
12 3 (4.00%) Change Management
12 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
12 3 (4.00%) MS Excel
12 3 (4.00%) Banking
12 3 (4.00%) Retail
13 2 (2.67%) Marketing
13 2 (2.67%) Degree
13 2 (2.67%) Software Engineering
13 2 (2.67%) Systems Analysis

RPG IV
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 4 (5.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Misys Equation
1 1 (1.33%) JDE World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Synon
General
1 21 (28.00%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Banking
2 3 (4.00%) Retail
3 2 (2.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (61.33%) Developer
2 44 (58.67%) AS400 Developer
3 34 (45.33%) RPG Developer
4 15 (20.00%) Analyst
5 13 (17.33%) Programmer
6 12 (16.00%) Analyst Programmer
7 9 (12.00%) Team Leader
8 4 (5.33%) Development Team Leader
8 4 (5.33%) Junior Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Senior Programmer
8 4 (5.33%) Junior
8 4 (5.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 4 (5.33%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Trainee
9 3 (4.00%) Support Analyst
10 2 (2.67%) Support Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) Applications Support
10 2 (2.67%) Applications Support Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) AS400 Support
11 1 (1.33%) RPG Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.00%) CSS
1 15 (20.00%) HTML
2 9 (12.00%) XML
3 8 (10.67%) .NET
4 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (5.33%) JSON
5 1 (1.33%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 59 (78.67%) AS400
2 16 (21.33%) iSeries
3 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (6.67%) Release Management
2 4 (5.33%) Line Management
2 4 (5.33%) ETL
3 3 (4.00%) Change Management
4 2 (2.67%) Migration
4 2 (2.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (2.67%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (2.67%) Problem Management
4 2 (2.67%) Performance Management
5 1 (1.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) RPG
2 19 (25.33%) SQL
2 19 (25.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.67%) RPG/400
4 6 (8.00%) C#
5 2 (2.67%) C++
5 2 (2.67%) Java
5 2 (2.67%) C
5 2 (2.67%) RPG III
Qualifications
1 2 (2.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (5.33%) IBM
1 4 (5.33%) Lotus
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.67%) Twitter
4 1 (1.33%) Misys
4 1 (1.33%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.33%) Infor
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