The first table below looks at the demand for RPG 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 over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG
Rank 11 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing RPG 11 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.09% 1.73% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 5.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-4.37% -4.76%
Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
44 85 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 32.35% 29.41% 25.10%
Number of salaries quoted 26 62 36
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
RPG
England

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

RPG
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

RPG Salary Trend in the Midlands

RPG
Top 2 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 24 (100.00%) AS400
1 24 (100.00%) RPG IV

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
1 24 (100.00%) RPG Developer
1 24 (100.00%) AS400 Developer
Miscellaneous
1 24 (100.00%) AS400
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) RPG IV