The table below looks at the statistics for RPG 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 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
IBM RPG
Rank 749 818 747
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -71
Permanent jobs citing RPG 162 101 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% 0.21% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 133 80 126
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,350 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,700 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
RPG
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
49910 49064 51542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.71% 50.31% 53.70%
Number of salaries quoted 43555 42449 43724
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RPG across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in England

RPG
Salary Trend in England

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

RPG Salary Trend in England

RPG
Salary Histogram in England

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

RPG Salary Histogram in England

RPG
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 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
(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
East Midlands +35 36 £47,500 +5.55% 3
North West +12 34 £40,000 -20.00%
East of England -3 26 £69,000 +53.33% 1
West Midlands -6 17 £41,250 +3.12%
South West -2 16 £35,000 -12.50%
London +4 15 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Midlands - 11 £45,000 -
South East -12 5 £42,500 +13.33%
Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 -
RPG
UK

RPG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing RPG 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.

1 205 (65.29%) AS400
2 141 (44.90%) iSeries
3 123 (39.17%) SQL
4 105 (33.44%) RPG IV
5 86 (27.39%) Finance
6 53 (16.88%) Java
7 51 (16.24%) ERP
8 50 (15.92%) IBM
9 48 (15.29%) JD Edwards
10 45 (14.33%) OS/400
10 45 (14.33%) WebSphere
11 41 (13.06%) MQSeries
12 40 (12.74%) COBOL
13 37 (11.78%) Banking
14 36 (11.46%) Retail
15 34 (10.83%) Performance Analysis
16 33 (10.51%) .NET
16 33 (10.51%) EDI
17 25 (7.96%) Oracle
17 25 (7.96%) C#
17 25 (7.96%) RPG/400
18 22 (7.01%) Manufacturing
18 22 (7.01%) FTP
18 22 (7.01%) Microsoft
19 21 (6.69%) Agile Software Development
19 21 (6.69%) HTML
19 21 (6.69%) Web Services
20 20 (6.37%) SOAP
20 20 (6.37%) Hibernate
21 19 (6.05%) ASP.NET

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing RPG 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (14.33%) WebSphere
2 41 (13.06%) MQSeries
3 13 (4.14%) Liferay
4 9 (2.87%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.27%) IBM Domino
5 4 (1.27%) IBM Notes
5 4 (1.27%) IIS
6 3 (0.96%) Apache
6 3 (0.96%) GlassFish
6 3 (0.96%) JBoss
7 2 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (4.46%) MS Office
2 6 (1.91%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.59%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (4.14%) INSURE/90
2 10 (3.18%) BusinessWorks
2 10 (3.18%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 8 (2.55%) Misys Equation
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.01%) FTP
2 8 (2.55%) HTTPS
3 3 (0.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.14%) DB2
1 13 (4.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (0.64%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.32%) UniData
Development Applications
1 7 (2.23%) Git (software)
1 7 (2.23%) TeamCity
2 3 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.64%) Gradle
3 2 (0.64%) Synon
4 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 86 (27.39%) Finance
2 37 (11.78%) Banking
3 36 (11.46%) Retail
4 22 (7.01%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.87%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.27%) Advertising
6 4 (1.27%) Automotive
6 4 (1.27%) Dutch Language
6 4 (1.27%) French Language
6 4 (1.27%) German Language
6 4 (1.27%) Italian Language
6 4 (1.27%) Marketing
6 4 (1.27%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.64%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 138 (43.95%) Analyst
2 109 (34.71%) Programmer
3 103 (32.80%) Developer
4 94 (29.94%) Analyst Programmer
5 86 (27.39%) RPG Programmer
6 81 (25.80%) RPG Analyst Programmer
7 67 (21.34%) RPG Developer
8 56 (17.83%) Consultant
9 45 (14.33%) AS400 Developer
10 34 (10.83%) Systems Support
11 30 (9.55%) Java Developer
12 27 (8.60%) Support Consultant
13 24 (7.64%) Support Analyst
13 24 (7.64%) Systems Analyst
14 22 (7.01%) AS400 Programmer
15 21 (6.69%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
16 19 (6.05%) Applications Support
16 19 (6.05%) Systems Support Analyst
17 12 (3.82%) Applications Consultant
17 12 (3.82%) Applications Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (10.51%) .NET
1 33 (10.51%) EDI
2 21 (6.69%) HTML
2 21 (6.69%) Web Services
3 20 (6.37%) Hibernate
3 20 (6.37%) SOAP
4 19 (6.05%) ASP.NET
5 18 (5.73%) CSS
6 15 (4.78%) XML
7 13 (4.14%) Apache CXF
7 13 (4.14%) JSF
7 13 (4.14%) JSON
7 13 (4.14%) PrimeFaces
7 13 (4.14%) Spring
7 13 (4.14%) Vaadin
7 13 (4.14%) Velocity
8 10 (3.18%) Classic ASP
8 10 (3.18%) Flash
8 10 (3.18%) J2EE
9 9 (2.87%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 205 (65.29%) AS400
2 141 (44.90%) iSeries
3 10 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.18%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.87%) Replication
5 7 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.59%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.27%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.96%) LPAR
9 2 (0.64%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.64%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.64%) EPoS
9 2 (0.64%) FMCG
9 2 (0.64%) Life Science
10 1 (0.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 45 (14.33%) OS/400
2 16 (5.10%) Linux
3 8 (2.55%) Unix
4 6 (1.91%) Windows
5 1 (0.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (16.24%) ERP
2 34 (10.83%) Performance Analysis
3 21 (6.69%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (5.73%) High Availability
5 14 (4.46%) E-Commerce
6 13 (4.14%) Business Analysis
6 13 (4.14%) Scrum
7 12 (3.82%) ITIL
7 12 (3.82%) Project Management
8 11 (3.50%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (3.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (2.55%) SOA
10 8 (2.55%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (2.55%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (2.55%) Waterfall
11 7 (2.23%) BDD
11 7 (2.23%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (2.23%) TDD
12 6 (1.91%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (1.91%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 123 (39.17%) SQL
2 105 (33.44%) RPG IV
3 53 (16.88%) Java
4 40 (12.74%) COBOL
5 25 (7.96%) C#
5 25 (7.96%) RPG/400
6 16 (5.10%) R
7 13 (4.14%) JavaScript
8 11 (3.50%) C++
9 10 (3.18%) VC++
10 9 (2.87%) RPG III
11 6 (1.91%) PHP
11 6 (1.91%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.64%) VB
12 2 (0.64%) VBA
13 1 (0.32%) Lua
13 1 (0.32%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.32%) PL/1
13 1 (0.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (4.78%) Degree
2 3 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.91%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.96%) SLA
3 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.96%) Firmware
Vendors
1 50 (15.92%) IBM
2 48 (15.29%) JD Edwards
3 25 (7.96%) Oracle
4 22 (7.01%) Microsoft
5 11 (3.50%) JDA
6 10 (3.18%) Intel
6 10 (3.18%) SAP
6 10 (3.18%) TIBCO
7 8 (2.55%) Misys
7 8 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (2.23%) Infor
9 6 (1.91%) Cognos
10 4 (1.27%) Lotus
11 3 (0.96%) Demandware
11 3 (0.96%) IFS
12 2 (0.64%) Hyperion
12 2 (0.64%) MAPICS
13 1 (0.32%) ABBYY
13 1 (0.32%) Kofax
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