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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG
Rank 183 156 192
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +36
Permanent jobs citing RPG 13 28 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.34% 0.79% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.68% 1.58% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 5
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,900
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.82%
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
1913 1773 2001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 50.09% 50.10% 48.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1631 1585 1737
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 9 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) RPG IV
2 14 (66.67%) HTML
2 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 11 (52.38%) AS400
3 11 (52.38%) Finance
4 8 (38.10%) CSS
4 8 (38.10%) Synon
5 6 (28.57%) SQL
6 4 (19.05%) Synon Analyst Programmer

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 8 (38.10%) Synon
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
1 11 (52.38%) RPG Developer
1 11 (52.38%) AS400 Developer
2 10 (47.62%) Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) Analyst Programmer
2 10 (47.62%) Programmer
3 3 (14.29%) RPG Programmer
3 3 (14.29%) RPG Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) HTML
2 8 (38.10%) CSS
3 4 (19.05%) Synon Analyst Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) AS400
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) RPG IV
2 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) SQL