The table below looks at the statistics for RPG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM RPG
Rank 37 51 51
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Permanent jobs citing RPG 12 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 4.07% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.52% 0.43% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,400
% change year-on-year
- +9.89%
RPG
East of 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 Norfolk region.

Programming Languages Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
184 231 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 62.37% 65.63% 75.77%
Number of salaries quoted 165 195 279
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

RPG
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

RPG Salary Trend in Norfolk

RPG
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Norwich +15 12 £45,000 +12.50%
RPG
East of England

RPG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 18 (72.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) iSeries
3 12 (48.00%) Spring
3 12 (48.00%) Java
3 12 (48.00%) JUnit
3 12 (48.00%) Hibernate
3 12 (48.00%) E-Commerce
4 9 (36.00%) SOA
4 9 (36.00%) IBM
4 9 (36.00%) Web Services
5 8 (32.00%) SOAP
5 8 (32.00%) REST
6 7 (28.00%) Automated Testing
6 7 (28.00%) RPG IV
6 7 (28.00%) HTML
7 6 (24.00%) XML
7 6 (24.00%) jQuery
7 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (24.00%) AS400
8 4 (16.00%) PHP
9 3 (12.00%) ITIL
9 3 (12.00%) Linux
9 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
10 2 (8.00%) Subversion
10 2 (8.00%) DevOps
11 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
11 1 (4.00%) EDI
11 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards
11 1 (4.00%) C#
11 1 (4.00%) VB

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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.

Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) JUnit
2 2 (8.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Developer
2 13 (52.00%) RPG Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Java Developer
4 6 (24.00%) AS400 Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Java Analyst Programmer
5 4 (16.00%) Java Programmer
5 4 (16.00%) Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 4 (16.00%) Programmer
6 1 (4.00%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) Hibernate
1 12 (48.00%) Spring
2 9 (36.00%) Web Services
3 8 (32.00%) SOAP
3 8 (32.00%) REST
4 7 (28.00%) HTML
5 6 (24.00%) XML
5 6 (24.00%) jQuery
6 1 (4.00%) EDI
6 1 (4.00%) .NET
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) iSeries
2 6 (24.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (36.00%) SOA
3 7 (28.00%) Automated Testing
4 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL
6 2 (8.00%) DevOps
7 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) SQL
2 12 (48.00%) Java
3 7 (28.00%) RPG IV
4 4 (16.00%) PHP
5 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) IBM
2 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (4.00%) Cognos