The first table below looks at the demand for RPG IV skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG IV over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 103 90 75
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -15
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.090% 0.38% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 0.63% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -3.61%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.84%
Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
582 636 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.67% 60.00% 55.49%
Number of salaries quoted 515 541 402
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
RPG IV
South East

RPG IV
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

RPG IV Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

RPG IV
Salary Trend in Kent

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

RPG IV Salary Trend in Kent

RPG IV
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG IV within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
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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
Dartford - 1 £32,500 - 1
RPG IV
South East

RPG IV
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing RPG IV 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 IV.

1 3 (100.00%) RPG
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) AS400
2 1 (33.33%) EDIFACT
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Pentaho
2 1 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) ActionScript
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos
2 1 (33.33%) EDI
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) OS/400
2 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) IBM

RPG IV
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing RPG IV 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 IV. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Pentaho
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) RPG Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) RPG Analyst Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support
3 1 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) EDIFACT
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) RPG
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) ActionScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
Dartford, Kent
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