The table below looks at the statistics for RPG skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM RPG
England / London
Rank 567 619 632
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +13
Permanent jobs citing RPG 12 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.036% 0.057% 0.029%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.066% 0.11% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 8
Median salary £32,500 £55,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.90% +18.91%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.97%

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
18197 21828 20961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 55.12% 53.99% 50.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15881 19200 18098
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing RPG as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

RPG Salary Histogram in London

RPG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 London region with a requirement for RPG.

1 22 (78.57%) iSeries
2 18 (64.29%) SQL
2 18 (64.29%) AS400
3 14 (50.00%) Java
4 12 (42.86%) DB2
5 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
6 10 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (35.71%) RPG IV
6 10 (35.71%) DevOps
7 9 (32.14%) Finance
7 9 (32.14%) Web Services
8 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2
8 8 (28.57%) EDI
8 8 (28.57%) MVS
8 8 (28.57%) Project Management
8 8 (28.57%) Waterfall
8 8 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (28.57%) Banking
8 8 (28.57%) SDLC
8 8 (28.57%) Continuous Deployment
9 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (10.71%) IBM Mainframe
10 3 (10.71%) Mainframe
10 3 (10.71%) HTML
10 3 (10.71%) IBM
11 2 (7.14%) Games
11 2 (7.14%) Scrum
11 2 (7.14%) Social Gaming

RPG
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 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) DB2
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) AS400 Developer
1 11 (39.29%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) IT Manager
3 7 (25.00%) Junior
3 7 (25.00%) Junior Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) RPG Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (10.71%) Architect
5 3 (10.71%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
5 3 (10.71%) Programmer
5 3 (10.71%) RPG Analyst Programmer
5 3 (10.71%) RPG Programmer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior AS400 Analyst Programmer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Programmer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior RPG Programmer
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) Web Services
2 8 (28.57%) EDI
3 3 (10.71%) HTML
4 1 (3.57%) Akka
4 1 (3.57%) ELK Stack
4 1 (3.57%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (78.57%) iSeries
2 18 (64.29%) AS400
3 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.71%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (10.71%) Mainframe
5 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 2 (7.14%) Social Gaming
6 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.57%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) MVS
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) DevOps
2 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 8 (28.57%) Continuous Deployment
3 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 8 (28.57%) Project Management
3 8 (28.57%) SDLC
3 8 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.57%) Microservices
6 1 (3.57%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.57%) Process Management
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) SQL
2 14 (50.00%) Java
3 10 (35.71%) RPG IV
4 2 (7.14%) Scala
5 1 (3.57%) Groovy
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.57%) Python
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) IBM
2 1 (3.57%) Cognos
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com