The table below looks at the statistics for RPG/400 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/400 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG/400
Rank 94 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing RPG/400 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.20% 0.28% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.43% 0.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £60,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £32,750 £38,900
% change year-on-year
+83.20% -15.80%
RPG/400
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
460 626 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.14% 58.50% 53.32%
Number of salaries quoted 392 541 367
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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/400
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RPG/400 across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

RPG/400 Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

RPG/400
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RPG/400 across the Kent region.

RPG/400 Salary Trend in Kent

RPG/400
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/400 within the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 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 -
RPG/400
South East

RPG/400
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing RPG/400 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/400.

1 2 (100.00%) RPG
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) EDI
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) AS400
1 2 (100.00%) INSURE/90
1 2 (100.00%) RPG IV

RPG/400
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing RPG/400 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/400. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) INSURE/90
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) RPG
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) RPG IV
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM