The table below looks at the statistics for RPG skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM RPG
Rank 605 621 611
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Permanent jobs citing RPG 16 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.036% 0.052% 0.018%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.069% 0.098% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 6
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -12.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £37,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
RPG
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
23269 25538 23783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.67% 53.36% 53.71%
Number of salaries quoted 19998 22065 20198
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in London

RPG
Salary Trend in London

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

RPG Salary Trend in London

RPG
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RPG across the London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

RPG Salary Histogram in London

RPG
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG within the London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
City of London +42 9 £57,500 -2.12%
RPG
England

RPG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing RPG 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.

1 14 (51.85%) iSeries
2 11 (40.74%) AS400
3 10 (37.04%) SQL
4 9 (33.33%) RPG IV
5 8 (29.63%) EDI
6 6 (22.22%) Java
7 5 (18.52%) Finance
7 5 (18.52%) Back Office
7 5 (18.52%) SDLC
8 4 (14.81%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (14.81%) Retail
8 4 (14.81%) Degree
8 4 (14.81%) MOM
8 4 (14.81%) VB
8 4 (14.81%) DB2
8 4 (14.81%) Web Services
8 4 (14.81%) B2B
9 3 (11.11%) XML
9 3 (11.11%) C#
9 3 (11.11%) Change Management
9 3 (11.11%) Synon
9 3 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
10 2 (7.41%) RPG III
10 2 (7.41%) RPG/400
10 2 (7.41%) Marketing
10 2 (7.41%) SunGard GMI
10 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
10 2 (7.41%) SunGard
10 2 (7.41%) Migration

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing RPG 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SunGard GMI
2 1 (3.70%) Misys Equation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) DB2
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Synon
General
1 5 (18.52%) Back Office
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
1 12 (44.44%) Programmer
2 11 (40.74%) Analyst
3 10 (37.04%) Analyst Programmer
4 7 (25.93%) RPG Developer
5 5 (18.52%) RPG Programmer
6 4 (14.81%) Junior Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Junior
7 3 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) RPG Analyst Programmer
7 3 (11.11%) Trainee
7 3 (11.11%) AS400 Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
8 2 (7.41%) Development Team Leader
9 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
9 1 (3.70%) Services Director
9 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery Director
9 1 (3.70%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) EDI
2 4 (14.81%) Web Services
3 3 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (3.70%) WCF
4 1 (3.70%) WPF
4 1 (3.70%) Silverlight
4 1 (3.70%) REST
4 1 (3.70%) HTML
4 1 (3.70%) .NET
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) iSeries
2 11 (40.74%) AS400
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) SDLC
2 4 (14.81%) Technical Analysis
2 4 (14.81%) B2B
3 3 (11.11%) Change Management
3 3 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.70%) TDD
5 1 (3.70%) MVC
5 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.70%) ERP
5 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 9 (33.33%) RPG IV
3 6 (22.22%) Java
4 4 (14.81%) VB
5 3 (11.11%) C#
6 2 (7.41%) C++
6 2 (7.41%) RPG/400
6 2 (7.41%) RPG III
7 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) MOM
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) IBM
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.41%) SunGard
2 1 (3.70%) Misys
London
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