The first table below looks at the demand for RPG IV skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG IV over the 3 months to 18 April 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 255 248 228
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -20
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 1 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.014% 0.082% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.025% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 8
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,400 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -9.00%
Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4052 4374 4334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 56.40% 59.59% 60.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3477 3817 3909
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
RPG IV
England

RPG IV
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RPG IV across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG IV within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +3 1 £40,000 +15.94%
RPG IV
England

RPG IV
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing RPG IV 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 IV.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) RPG
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) EDI
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) RPG/400

RPG IV
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing RPG IV 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 IV. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) RPG Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) EDI
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) RPG
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) RPG/400