The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 90 91 80
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 3 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.30% 0.47% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.66% 0.81% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £60,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.96%
RPG IV
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 Kent region.

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
456 619 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.15% 58.18% 53.34%
Number of salaries quoted 388 542 374
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RPG IV across the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

RPG IV Salary Histogram 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 23 September 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
Whitstable - 2 £60,000 -
Dartford - 1 £32,500 -
RPG IV
South East

RPG IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 4 (100.00%) RPG
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) EDI
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) AS400
3 2 (50.00%) INSURE/90
3 2 (50.00%) RPG/400
3 2 (50.00%) FTP
3 2 (50.00%) DB2
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) ActionScript
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) OS/400
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Cognos
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Pentaho
4 1 (25.00%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) EDIFACT
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis

RPG IV
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) INSURE/90
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) Pentaho
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) EDI
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) EDIFACT
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) RPG
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) RPG/400
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) ActionScript
3 1 (25.00%) ActionScript 2.0
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos