The table below looks at the statistics for the RPG Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RPG Programmer
Rank 867 915 863
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -52
Permanent jobs requiring an RPG Programmer 44 4 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.004% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.004% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 44 4 33
Average salary £40,000 £33,750 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -25.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £30,565 £47,750
% change year-on-year
+30.86% -35.98%
RPG Programmer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
91034 94080 92393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 77282 78659 75191
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

RPG Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RPG Programmer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

RPG Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in England

RPG Programmer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RPG Programmer across the England region.

RPG Programmer Salary Trend in England

RPG Programmer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RPG Programmer across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

RPG Programmer Salary Histogram in England

RPG Programmer
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 Programmer within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
North West - 13 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 11 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 7 £37,500 -
South East -4 5 £42,500 +13.33%
Midlands - 5 £38,500 -
South West -8 3 £41,000 +36.66%
RPG Programmer
UK

RPG Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited RPG Programmer in their job title 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 with RPG Programmer in their job title.

1 86 (100.00%) RPG
2 61 (70.93%) RPG IV
3 53 (61.63%) AS400
4 41 (47.67%) iSeries
5 34 (39.53%) SQL
6 26 (30.23%) Finance
7 18 (20.93%) Retail
8 14 (16.28%) EDI
9 11 (12.79%) XML
9 11 (12.79%) DB2
10 9 (10.47%) JD Edwards
11 8 (9.30%) FTP
11 8 (9.30%) CSS
11 8 (9.30%) COBOL
11 8 (9.30%) HTML
12 7 (8.14%) C#
12 7 (8.14%) .NET
12 7 (8.14%) Project Management
13 6 (6.98%) Cognos
13 6 (6.98%) PHP
13 6 (6.98%) ASP.NET
13 6 (6.98%) Banking
13 6 (6.98%) RPG/400
14 5 (5.81%) Web Services
15 4 (4.65%) Business Analysis
16 3 (3.49%) RPG III
16 3 (3.49%) Oracle
16 3 (3.49%) Java
16 3 (3.49%) Driving Licence
17 2 (2.33%) Synon Analyst Programmer

RPG Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited RPG Programmer in their job title 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 with RPG Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Misys Equation
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.30%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.79%) DB2
2 1 (1.16%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Synon
General
1 26 (30.23%) Finance
2 18 (20.93%) Retail
3 6 (6.98%) Banking
4 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.28%) EDI
2 11 (12.79%) XML
3 8 (9.30%) CSS
3 8 (9.30%) HTML
4 7 (8.14%) .NET
5 6 (6.98%) ASP.NET
6 5 (5.81%) Web Services
7 2 (2.33%) Synon Analyst Programmer
8 1 (1.16%) ADO.NET
8 1 (1.16%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 53 (61.63%) AS400
2 41 (47.67%) iSeries
3 3 (3.49%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.33%) Windows
2 1 (1.16%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (8.14%) Project Management
2 4 (4.65%) Business Analysis
3 2 (2.33%) ERP
3 2 (2.33%) PDM
4 1 (1.16%) Change Control
4 1 (1.16%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (1.16%) Information Security
4 1 (1.16%) Migration
4 1 (1.16%) Structured Programming
4 1 (1.16%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (1.16%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 86 (100.00%) RPG
2 61 (70.93%) RPG IV
3 34 (39.53%) SQL
4 8 (9.30%) COBOL
5 7 (8.14%) C#
6 6 (6.98%) PHP
6 6 (6.98%) RPG/400
7 3 (3.49%) Java
7 3 (3.49%) RPG III
8 2 (2.33%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.16%) R
9 1 (1.16%) VBA
Vendors
1 9 (10.47%) JD Edwards
2 6 (6.98%) Cognos
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle
4 2 (2.33%) JDA
4 2 (2.33%) SAP
5 1 (1.16%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.16%) Misys