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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG
Rank 181 181 180
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing RPG 1 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.030% 0.29% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.053% 0.56% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 18
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
1891 1961 1922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 56.06% 51.85% 47.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1739 1752 1744
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SAS BI Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA