The table below looks at the statistics for RPG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM RPG
Rank 171 185 171
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Permanent jobs citing RPG 16 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.45% 0.20% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% 0.42% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 12
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
RPG
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1876 1924 1981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 52.48% 48.33% 50.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1605 1646 1827
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RPG across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

RPG
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

RPG Salary Trend in Hampshire

RPG
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RPG across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

RPG Salary Histogram in Hampshire

RPG
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +14 6 £60,000 -
Eastleigh - 1 £59,000 -
RPG
South East

RPG
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 25 (96.15%) AS400
2 23 (88.46%) Finance
3 19 (73.08%) HTML
3 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
3 19 (73.08%) CSS
4 6 (23.08%) iSeries
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.85%) RPG IV
6 1 (3.85%) Synon

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Synon
General
1 23 (88.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) RPG Developer
1 19 (73.08%) AS400 Developer
1 19 (73.08%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Team Leader
2 7 (26.92%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (3.85%) Software Development Team Leader
3 1 (3.85%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) HTML
1 19 (73.08%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (96.15%) AS400
2 6 (23.08%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.69%) Project Management
1 2 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) RPG IV