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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG IV over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 254 235 243
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.027% 0.014% 0.027%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.049% 0.024% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,600
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.28%
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
4054 4165 4415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 54.58% 58.53% 59.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3362 3718 4003
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 August 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
(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
Lancashire - 2 £42,000 - 1
RPG IV
England

RPG IV
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3 (100.00%) RPG
2 2 (66.67%) iSeries
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) RPG/400
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) EDI
3 1 (33.33%) Progress

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
1 1 (33.33%) Games
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) RPG Developer
2 1 (33.33%) RPG Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) RPG Analyst Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Logistics
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) RPG
2 1 (33.33%) RPG/400
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Progress
Chorley, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago