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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 215 247 249
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +2
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 16 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.016% 0.014%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.55% 0.031% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
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
2916 3259 3951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 53.41% 52.77% 55.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2513 2747 3364
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,450
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RPG IV across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

RPG IV Salary Histogram 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG IV within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Cheshire - 4 £40,000 -
Lancashire +6 2 £38,750 -
Manchester - 1 - -
RPG IV
England

RPG IV
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 34 (100.00%) RPG
2 32 (94.12%) AS400
3 31 (91.18%) iSeries
4 29 (85.29%) Finance
5 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
6 2 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (5.88%) XML
6 2 (5.88%) ERP
6 2 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.88%) System Testing
7 1 (2.94%) SaaS
7 1 (2.94%) XML Schema
7 1 (2.94%) EPoS
7 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.94%) Retail

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 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
General
1 29 (85.29%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Analyst
1 30 (88.24%) Analyst Programmer
1 30 (88.24%) Programmer
1 30 (88.24%) RPG Analyst Programmer
1 30 (88.24%) RPG Programmer
2 4 (11.76%) Developer
2 4 (11.76%) RPG Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 3 (8.82%) Senior Programme Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Senior Programmer
3 3 (8.82%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
3 3 (8.82%) Senior RPG Programmer
4 2 (5.88%) AS400 Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Lead Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Lead Software Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
5 1 (2.94%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 32 (94.12%) AS400
2 31 (91.18%) iSeries
3 1 (2.94%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (5.88%) ERP
1 2 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (5.88%) System Testing
1 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) RPG