The table below looks at the statistics for RPG skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG
Rank 78 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RPG 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.67% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.19% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 North East region.

Programming Languages Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
420 500 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 56.45% 63.45% 54.02%
Number of salaries quoted 370 432 349
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

RPG
Salary Trend in the North East

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

RPG Salary Trend in the North East

RPG
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
Tyne and Wear - 5 £35,000 -
RPG
England

RPG
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the North East 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) DB2
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) Progress 4GL
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) RPG IV
1 5 (100.00%) RPG III
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Progress 4GL
1 5 (100.00%) RPG III
1 5 (100.00%) RPG IV
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft