The table below looks at the statistics for RPG IV skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG IV over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 609 670 680
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +10
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 3 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.008% 0.016% 0.006%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.014% 0.030% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Median salary £52,500 £70,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.75%
RPG IV
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 London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
21389 23344 25182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.53% 52.77% 52.99%
Number of salaries quoted 18847 20074 21675
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,053 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

RPG IV
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

RPG IV Jobs Demand Trend in London

RPG IV
Salary Trend in London

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

RPG IV Salary Trend in London

RPG IV
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RPG IV across the London region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

RPG IV Salary Histogram in London

RPG IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing RPG IV 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 London region with a requirement for RPG IV.

1 21 (100.00%) RPG
1 21 (100.00%) AS400
2 14 (66.67%) SQL
3 13 (61.90%) IBM
4 12 (57.14%) DB2
4 12 (57.14%) XML
4 12 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (57.14%) iSeries
4 12 (57.14%) System Integration Testing
5 11 (52.38%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
5 11 (52.38%) MS Office
5 11 (52.38%) MS Visio
6 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
6 2 (9.52%) HTML
6 2 (9.52%) Java
7 1 (4.76%) Finance
7 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.76%) Banking
7 1 (4.76%) RPG/400
7 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (4.76%) C#
7 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
7 1 (4.76%) VBScript
7 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.76%) VBA
7 1 (4.76%) .NET
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
7 1 (4.76%) Eclipse

RPG IV
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
1 11 (52.38%) MS Office
1 11 (52.38%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) DB2
2 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 17 (80.95%) AS400 Developer
2 17 (80.95%) RPG Developer
3 12 (57.14%) Junior
3 12 (57.14%) Junior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (9.52%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
4 2 (9.52%) AS400 Programmer
4 2 (9.52%) Programmer
4 2 (9.52%) RPG Analyst Programmer
4 2 (9.52%) RPG Programmer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior AS400 Analyst Programmer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Programme Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Programmer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior SQL Programmer
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (100.00%) AS400
2 12 (57.14%) iSeries
3 11 (52.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) System Integration Testing
1 12 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) RPG
2 14 (66.67%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.76%) RPG/400
4 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.76%) VBA
4 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle