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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG
Rank - 132 160
Permanent jobs citing RPG 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.051% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.087% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.35%
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
1045 1146 1654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 44.98% 57.88% 55.17%
Number of salaries quoted 856 987 1396
Average salary £43,500 £39,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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