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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG
Rank 100 102 112
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs citing RPG 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.086% 0.079% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.14% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £28,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
729 732 885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 62.41% 58.05% 62.77%
Number of salaries quoted 336 411 515
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,300 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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

RPG
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 3 (100.00%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) OS/400
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) iSeries
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Cognizant
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) RPG IV
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
1 1 (33.33%) RPG Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Development Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) RPG IV
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Cognizant