The table below looks at the statistics for RPG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM RPG
South East / Kent
Rank - 95 -
Permanent jobs citing RPG 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.45% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.87% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Median salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.17% -10.00%

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
477 578 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 56.18% 52.59% 60.26%
Number of salaries quoted 384 496 539
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing RPG as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

RPG
Salary Trend in Kent

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

RPG Salary Trend in Kent

RPG
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing RPG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for RPG.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) AS400
1 3 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Infor

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) IT Support
2 2 (66.67%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (66.67%) IT Technician
2 2 (66.67%) Support Technician
3 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Infor
1 3 (100.00%) VMware