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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 149 163 157
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 7 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.23% 0.24% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.42% 0.46% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 0
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,950
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.25%
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
1673 1942 1684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.83% 52.51% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1062 1311 1006
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 March 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
Edinburgh +7 1 - -
RPG IV
UK

RPG IV
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 14 (100.00%) RPG
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) AS400
3 7 (50.00%) DB2
3 7 (50.00%) BPCS
4 6 (42.86%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) iSeries
6 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
6 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
6 1 (7.14%) System Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Infor
6 1 (7.14%) Finance
6 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
6 1 (7.14%) Banking
6 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
6 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
6 1 (7.14%) ERP
6 1 (7.14%) OS/400
6 1 (7.14%) FTP
6 1 (7.14%) Windows
6 1 (7.14%) .NET

RPG IV
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (50.00%) BPCS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst Programmer
1 9 (64.29%) Programmer
2 8 (57.14%) RPG Programmer
2 8 (57.14%) RPG Analyst Programmer
3 6 (42.86%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
4 5 (35.71%) Developer
5 4 (28.57%) RPG Developer
5 4 (28.57%) AS400 Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) AS400
2 2 (14.29%) iSeries
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Change Management
2 1 (7.14%) Web Development
2 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
2 1 (7.14%) System Testing
2 1 (7.14%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) RPG
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Infor