The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG
Rank 760 752 726
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -26
Permanent jobs citing RPG 118 101 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.099% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.19% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 98 62 93
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -4.76%
Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
57220 53890 60483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.03% 52.90% 54.37%
Number of salaries quoted 49073 46645 53565
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
RPG
UK

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 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
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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
London -10 30 £45,000 -15.09% 3
South West -18 29 £37,500 +7.14%
South East -41 25 £45,000 +12.50%
Midlands +18 11 £42,500 +21.42%
North West +1 11 £41,000 -3.52% 2
East Midlands -3 6 £47,500 +36.69%
Yorkshire -26 3 £32,500 -13.33%
West Midlands +7 2 £36,750 +0.68%
East of England -18 1 £41,250 +10.00%
RPG
UK

RPG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

1 166 (63.36%) RPG IV
2 157 (59.92%) AS400
3 102 (38.93%) SQL
4 82 (31.30%) iSeries
5 66 (25.19%) HTML
6 63 (24.05%) Finance
7 45 (17.18%) Java
8 41 (15.65%) CSS
9 39 (14.89%) JavaScript
10 27 (10.31%) .NET
10 27 (10.31%) OO
11 26 (9.92%) XML
11 26 (9.92%) Project Management
12 23 (8.78%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (8.40%) INSURE/90
14 20 (7.63%) Banking
14 20 (7.63%) Oracle
15 19 (7.25%) IBM
15 19 (7.25%) Degree
16 18 (6.87%) Spring
16 18 (6.87%) Tomcat
16 18 (6.87%) Hibernate
17 17 (6.49%) XSLT
17 17 (6.49%) UML
17 17 (6.49%) JBoss
17 17 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (6.49%) Eclipse
17 17 (6.49%) OOD
17 17 (6.49%) SOA
17 17 (6.49%) JSP

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 18 (6.87%) Tomcat
2 11 (4.20%) WebSphere
3 8 (3.05%) SAS
4 4 (1.53%) MQSeries
4 4 (1.53%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.76%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (2.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (8.40%) INSURE/90
2 6 (2.29%) Misys Midas
3 2 (0.76%) Misys Equation
3 2 (0.76%) ProductWriter
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.38%) Broadband
2 1 (0.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.34%) DB2
2 13 (4.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (3.44%) Sybase ASE
3 9 (3.44%) Sybase IQ
4 8 (3.05%) QlikView
5 6 (2.29%) SQL Server
6 5 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.91%) SAP Data Services
6 5 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.91%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.15%) DataStage
8 2 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.38%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.38%) MySQL
9 1 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (6.49%) Eclipse
2 13 (4.96%) Synon
3 4 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.15%) SoapUI
4 3 (1.15%) Selenium
General
1 63 (24.05%) Finance
2 20 (7.63%) Banking
3 9 (3.44%) Retail
3 9 (3.44%) Front Office
4 4 (1.53%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.76%) Automotive
5 2 (0.76%) French Language
5 2 (0.76%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.38%) Legal
6 1 (0.38%) Back Office
6 1 (0.38%) Games
6 1 (0.38%) Advertising
6 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 140 (53.44%) Developer
2 87 (33.21%) RPG Developer
3 79 (30.15%) Programmer
4 78 (29.77%) Analyst
5 72 (27.48%) AS400 Developer
6 62 (23.66%) Analyst Programmer
7 32 (12.21%) RPG Programmer
8 28 (10.69%) Senior Analyst
9 24 (9.16%) Senior Developer
10 23 (8.78%) RPG Analyst Programmer
11 18 (6.87%) Senior Programmer
11 18 (6.87%) Java Developer
11 18 (6.87%) Senior Analyst Programmer
12 16 (6.11%) Senior RPG Developer
12 16 (6.11%) Team Leader
13 15 (5.73%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
14 8 (3.05%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 8 (3.05%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
15 7 (2.67%) Delphi Software Engineer
15 7 (2.67%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (25.19%) HTML
2 41 (15.65%) CSS
3 27 (10.31%) .NET
4 26 (9.92%) XML
5 18 (6.87%) Spring
5 18 (6.87%) Hibernate
6 17 (6.49%) XSLT
6 17 (6.49%) JSP
6 17 (6.49%) Java EE
6 17 (6.49%) Grails
7 14 (5.34%) Web Services
8 8 (3.05%) J2EE
8 8 (3.05%) Ext JS
9 6 (2.29%) ASP.NET
9 6 (2.29%) JSF
9 6 (2.29%) Synon Analyst Programmer
9 6 (2.29%) jQuery
10 5 (1.91%) HTML5
10 5 (1.91%) Ajax
11 4 (1.53%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 157 (59.92%) AS400
2 82 (31.30%) iSeries
3 9 (3.44%) Reference Data
3 9 (3.44%) Statistics
3 9 (3.44%) Equities
4 7 (2.67%) Mathematics
4 7 (2.67%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.53%) FMCG
6 2 (0.76%) Replication
7 1 (0.38%) LPAR
7 1 (0.38%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.38%) Derivative
7 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.15%) Linux
2 2 (0.76%) i5/OS
3 1 (0.38%) OS/400
3 1 (0.38%) UNIX
3 1 (0.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (10.31%) OO
2 26 (9.92%) Project Management
3 23 (8.78%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (6.49%) UML
4 17 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (6.49%) OOD
4 17 (6.49%) SOA
4 17 (6.49%) Time Management
4 17 (6.49%) Dependency Injection
5 10 (3.82%) Release Management
6 9 (3.44%) Waterfall
6 9 (3.44%) Machine Learning
6 9 (3.44%) Software Engineering
7 8 (3.05%) Migration
7 8 (3.05%) Data Modelling
8 7 (2.67%) Unit Testing
8 7 (2.67%) System Testing
9 6 (2.29%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (2.29%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (1.91%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 166 (63.36%) RPG IV
2 102 (38.93%) SQL
3 45 (17.18%) Java
4 39 (14.89%) JavaScript
5 17 (6.49%) Groovy
5 17 (6.49%) RPG III
6 14 (5.34%) C#
7 11 (4.20%) Delphi
8 10 (3.82%) Python
9 9 (3.44%) RPG/400
9 9 (3.44%) Ruby
9 9 (3.44%) Perl
10 8 (3.05%) C
11 7 (2.67%) COBOL
12 5 (1.91%) VB6
12 5 (1.91%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.91%) VB
13 3 (1.15%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.76%) C++
15 1 (0.38%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 19 (7.25%) Degree
2 17 (6.49%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.34%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (7.63%) Oracle
2 19 (7.25%) IBM
3 17 (6.49%) JBoss
3 17 (6.49%) AccuRev
4 9 (3.44%) ParAccel
4 9 (3.44%) Sybase
4 9 (3.44%) SAP
4 9 (3.44%) Reuters
4 9 (3.44%) Bloomberg
5 8 (3.05%) Microsoft
6 5 (1.91%) Business Objects
6 5 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.76%) Cognizant
7 2 (0.76%) Misys
7 2 (0.76%) Fiserv
8 1 (0.38%) Cognos
8 1 (0.38%) LANSA
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