The table below looks at the statistics for RPG IV skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG IV over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 150 162 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 8 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.26% 0.25% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.51% 0.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 0
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,400
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.76%
RPG IV
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1561 2045 1846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 51.40% 52.14% 57.92%
Number of salaries quoted 985 1396 1128
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

RPG IV
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

RPG IV Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

RPG IV
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

RPG IV Salary Trend in Scotland

RPG IV
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG IV within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
Glasgow - 4 £43,000 - 2
Edinburgh - 1 - - 1
RPG IV
UK

RPG IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (100.00%) RPG
1 13 (100.00%) AS400
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
3 10 (76.92%) SDLC
4 7 (53.85%) BPCS
5 5 (38.46%) Banking
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) C
6 3 (23.08%) COBOL
6 3 (23.08%) Java
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) Sybase
6 3 (23.08%) DB2
6 3 (23.08%) iSeries
6 3 (23.08%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) MQSeries
8 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
8 1 (7.69%) ERP
8 1 (7.69%) OS/400
8 1 (7.69%) FTP
8 1 (7.69%) Change Management
8 1 (7.69%) Windows
8 1 (7.69%) .NET
8 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
8 1 (7.69%) MKS
8 1 (7.69%) Finance
8 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
8 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Infor
8 1 (7.69%) Derivative

RPG IV
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (53.85%) BPCS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) DB2
General
1 5 (38.46%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst Programmer
1 7 (53.85%) Programmer
2 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) RPG Programmer
2 6 (46.15%) RPG Analyst Programmer
2 6 (46.15%) AS400 Developer
2 6 (46.15%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
3 4 (30.77%) RPG Developer
4 1 (7.69%) DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) AS400
2 3 (23.08%) iSeries
3 1 (7.69%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) OS/400
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) SDLC
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) RPG
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) C
3 3 (23.08%) COBOL
3 3 (23.08%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Sybase
2 1 (7.69%) MKS
2 1 (7.69%) Infor
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