The first table below looks at the demand for RPG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG
Rank 108 94 76
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -18
Permanent jobs citing RPG 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.29% 0.093% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 0.13% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,400 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -1.62%
Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
881 747 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 63.34% 69.68% 55.18%
Number of salaries quoted 566 396 360
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
RPG
Scotland

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RPG across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RPG across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

RPG Salary Histogram in Glasgow

RPG
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) iSeries
2 2 (50.00%) RPG IV
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Animation
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Sybase
3 1 (25.00%) COBOL
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) AS400
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Games
3 1 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Banking

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Games
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) RPG Developer
3 1 (25.00%) AS400 Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Animator
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iSeries
2 1 (25.00%) Animation
2 1 (25.00%) AS400
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) RPG IV
3 1 (25.00%) COBOL
3 1 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Sybase