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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM RPG
Rank 608 614 608
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing RPG 18 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.040% 0.034% 0.030%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.076% 0.065% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 12
Average salary £55,000 £67,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% +35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £58,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £78,500 £63,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
23654 24554 24092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.99% 52.85% 54.68%
Number of salaries quoted 20397 21141 20551
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 31 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 31 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
(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
City of London +23 7 £57,500 -2.12%
RPG
England

RPG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 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 15 (57.69%) iSeries
2 12 (46.15%) EDI
3 11 (42.31%) RPG IV
4 9 (34.62%) SQL
5 8 (30.77%) Retail
6 7 (26.92%) AS400
6 7 (26.92%) DB2
6 7 (26.92%) XML
7 6 (23.08%) Java
8 5 (19.23%) Finance
8 5 (19.23%) Back Office
9 4 (15.38%) MOM
9 4 (15.38%) Web Services
9 4 (15.38%) VB
9 4 (15.38%) B2B
9 4 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
9 4 (15.38%) SDLC
10 3 (11.54%) RPG/400
10 3 (11.54%) IBM
10 3 (11.54%) Synon
10 3 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (11.54%) Degree
11 2 (7.69%) RPG III
11 2 (7.69%) Marketing
11 2 (7.69%) SunGard GMI
11 2 (7.69%) Migration
11 2 (7.69%) Banking
11 2 (7.69%) SunGard
11 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (7.69%) Microsoft

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SunGard GMI
2 1 (3.85%) Misys Equation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Synon
General
1 8 (30.77%) Retail
2 5 (19.23%) Back Office
2 5 (19.23%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Analyst
1 13 (50.00%) Programmer
2 11 (42.31%) Analyst Programmer
3 9 (34.62%) RPG Programmer
3 9 (34.62%) Developer
4 7 (26.92%) RPG Analyst Programmer
5 5 (19.23%) RPG Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
7 2 (7.69%) Development Team Leader
8 1 (3.85%) Junior Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Junior
8 1 (3.85%) AS400 Support
8 1 (3.85%) Technical Business Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) AS400 Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Trainee
8 1 (3.85%) Services Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) EDI
2 7 (26.92%) XML
3 4 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (57.69%) iSeries
2 7 (26.92%) AS400
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) LPAR
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) B2B
1 4 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
1 4 (15.38%) SDLC
2 3 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 2 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) TDD
4 1 (3.85%) ERP
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.85%) High Availability
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) RPG IV
2 9 (34.62%) SQL
3 6 (23.08%) Java
4 4 (15.38%) VB
5 3 (11.54%) RPG/400
6 2 (7.69%) C#
6 2 (7.69%) C++
6 2 (7.69%) RPG III
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
1 1 (3.85%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) MOM
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) IBM
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) SunGard
3 1 (3.85%) Misys
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