The first table below looks at the demand for RPG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG 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 Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG
Rank 69 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RPG 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.16% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,400 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -2.93%
Programming Languages Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
312 220 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 48.98% 56.41% 41.56%
Number of salaries quoted 283 202 195
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,925 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
RPG
Northamptonshire

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

RPG
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

RPG Salary Trend in Northampton

RPG
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Northampton

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

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) CruiseControl
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) MSBuild
3 1 (25.00%) RPG IV

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (75.00%) CruiseControl
1 3 (75.00%) MSBuild
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Analyst Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Analyst Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) WCF
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree