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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG
Rank 79 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RPG 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.14% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
370 428 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 52.19% 55.87% 54.34%
Number of salaries quoted 320 379 323
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing RPG as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 1 £35,000 -
RPG
England

RPG
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 North East region with a requirement for RPG.

1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) DB2
1 8 (100.00%) IIS
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 8 (100.00%) RPG IV
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) RPG III
2 4 (50.00%) SDLC
2 4 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) WCF
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SOA
2 4 (50.00%) Progress 4GL
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 8 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) DB2
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Programmer
1 4 (50.00%) RPG Analyst Programmer
1 4 (50.00%) RPG Programmer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (50.00%) SDLC
2 4 (50.00%) SOA
2 4 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) RPG IV
2 4 (50.00%) Progress 4GL
2 4 (50.00%) RPG III
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft