The table below looks at the statistics for RPG/400 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/400 over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG/400
Rank - - 248
Permanent jobs citing RPG/400 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.067%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £32,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+87.50% -15.23%
RPG/400
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
3998 4075 4442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 54.57% 58.34% 59.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3323 3631 4024
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 £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

RPG/400
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RPG/400 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

RPG/400 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

RPG/400
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RPG/400 across the North West region.

RPG/400 Salary Trend in the North West

RPG/400
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing RPG/400 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/400.

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 IV

RPG/400
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing RPG/400 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/400. 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 IV