The table below looks at the statistics for RPG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG
Rank 109 101 106
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing RPG 1 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.078% 0.55% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 1.03% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Median salary - £62,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +54.32%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
RPG
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
807 678 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 62.56% 53.13% 64.24%
Number of salaries quoted 352 378 567
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing RPG as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

RPG
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

RPG Salary Trend in Glasgow

RPG
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT jobs citing RPG 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for RPG.

1 4 (66.67%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (50.00%) RPG IV
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) DB2
2 3 (50.00%) OS/400
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) COBOL
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) RPG/400
3 2 (33.33%) AS400
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) iSeries
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Cognizant
4 1 (16.67%) BPR
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) SQL

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) DB2
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Application Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) RPG Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) AS400
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) BPR
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) RPG IV
2 2 (33.33%) COBOL
2 2 (33.33%) RPG/400
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Cognizant