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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM RPG/400
Rank 876 888 855
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -33
Permanent jobs citing RPG/400 7 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.007% 0.007% 0.015%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.013% 0.014% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 15
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% +61.53%
UK excluding London average salary £30,565 £38,783 £36,400
% change year-on-year
-21.18% +6.54%
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
52891 59160 56372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.25% 52.88% 53.57%
Number of salaries quoted 45348 50259 48959
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RPG/400 across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

RPG/400 Salary Histogram 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 24 April 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
(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 - 4 - -
London +27 3 £65,000 +23.80%
RPG/400
UK

RPG/400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) RPG
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) AS400
3 8 (57.14%) Degree
3 8 (57.14%) RPG IV
4 7 (50.00%) iSeries
4 7 (50.00%) Synon
4 7 (50.00%) Java
5 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
6 5 (35.71%) Billing
6 5 (35.71%) Technical Analysis
6 5 (35.71%) .NET
6 5 (35.71%) Web Services
6 5 (35.71%) XML
6 5 (35.71%) Swing
6 5 (35.71%) JMS
6 5 (35.71%) BT
7 4 (28.57%) Lotus
7 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
7 4 (28.57%) ETL
7 4 (28.57%) IBM Notes
7 4 (28.57%) Line Management
7 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 4 (28.57%) JSON
8 3 (21.43%) C#
8 3 (21.43%) Finance
9 2 (14.29%) Migration
9 2 (14.29%) C++
9 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 2 (14.29%) IBM

RPG/400
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JDE World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) DB2
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Synon
General
1 5 (35.71%) Billing
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst Programmer
1 5 (35.71%) Programmer
1 5 (35.71%) Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Analyst Programmer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Programmer
3 1 (7.14%) JDE Analyst Programmer
3 1 (7.14%) Junior
3 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
1 5 (35.71%) XML
1 5 (35.71%) Swing
1 5 (35.71%) JMS
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) JSON
3 1 (7.14%) WCF
3 1 (7.14%) WPF
3 1 (7.14%) Silverlight
3 1 (7.14%) REST
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) AS400
2 7 (50.00%) iSeries
3 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Technical Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Line Management
2 4 (28.57%) ETL
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) RPG
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) RPG IV
4 7 (50.00%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) C++
6 2 (14.29%) RPG III
7 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) BT
2 4 (28.57%) Lotus
3 2 (14.29%) IBM
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards