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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 839 821 810
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -11
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 39 80 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.072% 0.044%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.073% 0.14% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 35 72 22
Average salary £40,000 £40,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.84% +8.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,600 £47,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.02%
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
53584 57855 53904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.92% 52.42% 53.02%
Number of salaries quoted 46162 49760 46937
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -9 19 £40,000 +6.66%
South East +10 11 £57,500 +51.31%
East Midlands -1 4 £40,000 -15.78%
Midlands -18 3 - -
London 0 1 £65,000 +44.44%
North West - 1 - -
RPG IV
UK

RPG IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 64 (85.33%) AS400
3 28 (37.33%) Finance
4 24 (32.00%) JavaScript
5 21 (28.00%) CSS
5 21 (28.00%) HTML
6 17 (22.67%) SQL
6 17 (22.67%) iSeries
7 9 (12.00%) XML
8 7 (9.33%) Synon
8 7 (9.33%) RPG/400
9 6 (8.00%) .NET
10 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
11 4 (5.33%) IBM Notes
11 4 (5.33%) C#
11 4 (5.33%) Lotus
11 4 (5.33%) ETL
11 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
11 4 (5.33%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (5.33%) JSON
11 4 (5.33%) Synon Analyst Programmer
11 4 (5.33%) Line Management
12 3 (4.00%) Banking
12 3 (4.00%) Retail
12 3 (4.00%) IBM
12 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
12 3 (4.00%) Java
12 3 (4.00%) C
13 2 (2.67%) Web Services
13 2 (2.67%) C++

RPG IV
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
2 1 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) 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 7 (9.33%) Synon
2 1 (1.33%) Selenium
2 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (37.33%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Banking
2 3 (4.00%) Retail
3 2 (2.67%) Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 42 (56.00%) Developer
2 41 (54.67%) AS400 Developer
3 28 (37.33%) RPG Developer
4 22 (29.33%) Programmer
5 21 (28.00%) Analyst
5 21 (28.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 10 (13.33%) RPG Programmer
7 9 (12.00%) RPG Analyst Programmer
7 9 (12.00%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
8 6 (8.00%) Team Leader
8 6 (8.00%) Development Team Leader
9 4 (5.33%) Junior Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Senior Programmer
9 4 (5.33%) Junior
9 4 (5.33%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
9 4 (5.33%) Trainee
10 2 (2.67%) Support Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) Applications Support
10 2 (2.67%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.00%) HTML
1 21 (28.00%) CSS
2 9 (12.00%) XML
3 6 (8.00%) .NET
4 4 (5.33%) JSON
4 4 (5.33%) Synon Analyst Programmer
5 2 (2.67%) Web Services
6 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.33%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 64 (85.33%) AS400
2 17 (22.67%) iSeries
3 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.67%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (5.33%) Systems Analysis
1 4 (5.33%) ETL
1 4 (5.33%) Line Management
2 2 (2.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (2.67%) SDLC
2 2 (2.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (2.67%) Project Management
2 2 (2.67%) Migration
2 2 (2.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (2.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (2.67%) Release Management
2 2 (2.67%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (1.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (1.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (1.33%) Test Management
3 1 (1.33%) System Testing
3 1 (1.33%) BDD
3 1 (1.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (1.33%) Business Transformation
3 1 (1.33%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) RPG
2 24 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (22.67%) SQL
4 7 (9.33%) RPG/400
5 4 (5.33%) C#
6 3 (4.00%) C
6 3 (4.00%) Java
7 2 (2.67%) C++
7 2 (2.67%) RPG III
Qualifications
1 2 (2.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (5.33%) Lotus
2 3 (4.00%) IBM
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