The table below looks at the statistics for RPG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG
Rank 150 126 -
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -
Permanent jobs citing RPG 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.042% 0.27% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.091% 0.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
RPG
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1104 1069 1698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 46.70% 57.14% 55.45%
Number of salaries quoted 872 874 1474
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

RPG
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

RPG Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

RPG
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
Watford - 1 £30,000 -
RPG
East of England

RPG
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) COM
1 1 (100.00%) OS/400
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) Google Apps

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Google Apps
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Trainee Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) OS/400
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Google