The table below looks at the statistics for RPG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG 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
Rank 81 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RPG 2 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.22% - 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% - 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Average salary £38,500 - £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
RPG
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
401 324 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 43.30% 48.43% 48.30%
Number of salaries quoted 369 299 278
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

RPG
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

RPG Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

RPG
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG within the Northamptonshire 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
Northampton - 2 £38,500 -
RPG
East Midlands

RPG
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 7 (77.78%) RPG IV
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) AS400
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) IIS
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Ajax
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) iSeries
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst Programmer
1 6 (66.67%) Programmer
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Analyst Programmer
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Project Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Analyst Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) Ajax
1 2 (22.22%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) AS400
2 2 (22.22%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) MVC
1 2 (22.22%) OO
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) TDD
1 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) RPG IV
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) IBM