The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG
Rank 74 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RPG 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.28% - 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.64% - 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £44,250 - £35,500
90% offered a salary of more than £39,650 - £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,850 - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.35%
RPG
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
312 175 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 43.09% 44.99% 42.58%
Number of salaries quoted 293 174 182
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,950 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RPG across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

RPG Salary Histogram in Northampton

RPG
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) iSeries
1 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) AS400
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) RPG IV

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Analyst Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET 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%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) Ajax
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) iSeries
2 1 (25.00%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) RPG IV
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM