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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG/400 over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG/400
Rank 892 924 968
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +44
Permanent jobs citing RPG/400 14 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.005% 0.004%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.028% 0.010% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 3
Median salary £38,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.53% +23.80%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £30,565 £38,783
% change year-on-year
+24.32% -21.18%
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
49133 52152 58684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.67% 51.77% 53.10%
Number of salaries quoted 43029 44776 50482
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

RPG/400
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing RPG/400 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG/400 within the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West - 12 £38,000 -
London +38 1 £32,500 -50.00% 1
East of England - 1 £40,000 -
RPG/400
UK

RPG/400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing RPG/400 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for RPG/400.

1 35 (100.00%) RPG
2 31 (88.57%) AS400
3 23 (65.71%) RPG IV
4 18 (51.43%) SQL
5 16 (45.71%) Manufacturing
6 12 (34.29%) HTML
6 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
6 12 (34.29%) CSS
7 11 (31.43%) iSeries
8 10 (28.57%) OS/400
8 10 (28.57%) IBM
9 7 (20.00%) FTP
9 7 (20.00%) Banking
10 6 (17.14%) Business Analysis
10 6 (17.14%) MS Office
11 5 (14.29%) MS Visio
11 5 (14.29%) COBOL
11 5 (14.29%) RPG III
11 5 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
12 4 (11.43%) Degree
12 4 (11.43%) EDI
12 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (11.43%) Scrum
12 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
12 4 (11.43%) Project Management
12 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
12 4 (11.43%) Finance
13 3 (8.57%) Automotive
13 3 (8.57%) JD Edwards

RPG/400
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Office
2 5 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) FTP
2 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
General
1 16 (45.71%) Manufacturing
2 7 (20.00%) Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Finance
3 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.57%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Developer
2 17 (48.57%) AS400 Developer
3 15 (42.86%) Analyst
4 14 (40.00%) Programmer
4 14 (40.00%) RPG Developer
5 10 (28.57%) Analyst Programmer
6 6 (17.14%) RPG Programmer
7 5 (14.29%) AS400 Programmer
7 5 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (14.29%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 5 (14.29%) Senior Programme Analyst
7 5 (14.29%) Senior Programmer
8 4 (11.43%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
9 3 (8.57%) RPG Analyst Programmer
10 2 (5.71%) AS400 Support
10 2 (5.71%) Junior
10 2 (5.71%) Junior Developer
10 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
11 1 (2.86%) Senior AS400 Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) CSS
1 12 (34.29%) HTML
2 4 (11.43%) EDI
3 2 (5.71%) XML
4 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (88.57%) AS400
2 11 (31.43%) iSeries
3 3 (8.57%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.71%) Life Science
4 2 (5.71%) LPAR
4 2 (5.71%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Business Analysis
2 5 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
3 4 (11.43%) Project Management
3 4 (11.43%) Scrum
3 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
4 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting
5 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.71%) High Availability
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Management
5 2 (5.71%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (5.71%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) RPG
2 23 (65.71%) RPG IV
3 18 (51.43%) SQL
4 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
5 5 (14.29%) COBOL
5 5 (14.29%) RPG III
6 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) IBM
2 3 (8.57%) JD Edwards
3 2 (5.71%) Infor
3 2 (5.71%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) Cognos