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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM RPG
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank - 104 95
Permanent jobs citing RPG 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.27% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.17% -10.00%

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
562 751 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 62.58% 54.78% 60.90%
Number of salaries quoted 323 419 464
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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