The table below looks at the statistics for RPG IV skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG IV over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank - - 17
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 0 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 7.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 18.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 13
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £38,783
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +16.03%
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 Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25 33 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 24.04% 31.43% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 25 27 61
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

RPG IV
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

RPG IV Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

RPG IV
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

RPG IV Salary Trend in the Midlands

RPG IV
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing RPG IV 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 IV.

1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) RPG
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) EDI
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) RPG/400

RPG IV
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing RPG IV 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 IV. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) RPG Analyst Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) RPG Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) RPG
1 1 (100.00%) RPG/400
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP