The table below looks at the statistics for RPG/400 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/400 over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG/400
Rank 886 835 883
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +48
Permanent jobs citing RPG/400 2 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.018% 0.005%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.004% 0.034% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 6
Average salary £60,000 £32,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -36.00%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £32,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+87.50% -15.23%
RPG/400
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
55643 52741 59872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.20% 52.99% 54.29%
Number of salaries quoted 47104 45701 52932
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

RPG/400
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RPG/400 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

RPG/400 Jobs Demand Trend in England

RPG/400
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RPG/400 across the England region.

RPG/400 Salary Trend in England

RPG/400
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/400 within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
(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
South East - 2 £60,000 -
RPG/400
UK

RPG/400
Top 29 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing RPG/400 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/400.

1 6 (100.00%) RPG
1 6 (100.00%) RPG IV
2 5 (83.33%) AS400
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) DB2
4 3 (50.00%) EDI
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) iSeries
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) INSURE/90
5 2 (33.33%) Fiserv
5 2 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (33.33%) Misys Equation
5 2 (33.33%) Misys Midas
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) FTP
5 2 (33.33%) IBM
5 2 (33.33%) Misys
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (16.67%) Games
6 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) JSON
6 1 (16.67%) jQuery
6 1 (16.67%) Retail
6 1 (16.67%) Logistics
6 1 (16.67%) RPG III
6 1 (16.67%) Java

RPG/400
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing RPG/400 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/400. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Misys Equation
1 2 (33.33%) Misys Midas
1 2 (33.33%) INSURE/90
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Development Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Programmer
2 2 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Development Team Leader
2 2 (33.33%) RPG Programmer
2 2 (33.33%) Development Team Manager
3 1 (16.67%) RPG Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) EDI
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) AS400
2 3 (50.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Logistics
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) RPG
1 6 (100.00%) RPG IV
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) RPG III
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Misys
1 2 (33.33%) Fiserv