The table below looks at the statistics for RPG IV skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG IV over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 239 - 260
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 16 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% - 0.014%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% - 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +15.86%
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 North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3556 3434 4001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 55.85% 51.43% 54.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3059 2963 3370
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

RPG IV
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing RPG IV as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

RPG IV Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

RPG IV
Salary Trend in the North West

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

RPG IV Salary Trend in the North West

RPG IV
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing RPG IV 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 West region with a requirement for RPG IV.

1 32 (100.00%) RPG
2 31 (96.88%) iSeries
3 30 (93.75%) AS400
4 26 (81.25%) Finance
5 5 (15.63%) ERP
6 2 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.25%) System Testing
6 2 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (6.25%) XML
7 1 (3.13%) XML Schema
7 1 (3.13%) EPoS
7 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
7 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
7 1 (3.13%) Retail
7 1 (3.13%) SaaS

RPG IV
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
General
1 26 (81.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (84.38%) Analyst
1 27 (84.38%) Analyst Programmer
1 27 (84.38%) Programmer
1 27 (84.38%) RPG Analyst Programmer
1 27 (84.38%) RPG Programmer
2 10 (31.25%) Senior Analyst
2 10 (31.25%) Senior Analyst Programmer
2 10 (31.25%) Senior Programme Analyst
2 10 (31.25%) Senior Programmer
2 10 (31.25%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
2 10 (31.25%) Senior RPG Programmer
3 5 (15.63%) Developer
4 3 (9.38%) AS400 Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Systems Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.25%) RPG Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.13%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (3.13%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 31 (96.88%) iSeries
2 30 (93.75%) AS400
3 1 (3.13%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) ERP
2 2 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (6.25%) System Testing
2 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) RPG