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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 157 157 147
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 11 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.33% 0.13% 0.097%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.61% 0.23% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
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
1796 1749 1588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.07% 56.04% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1138 1121 1082
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 24 (100.00%) RPG
2 23 (95.83%) SQL
2 23 (95.83%) DB2
2 23 (95.83%) Change Management
3 1 (4.17%) AS400
3 1 (4.17%) SAP ERP
3 1 (4.17%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (4.17%) RPG/400
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) ERP
3 1 (4.17%) IBM

RPG IV
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (95.83%) DB2
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Analyst
2 23 (95.83%) Analyst Programmer
2 23 (95.83%) Programmer
2 23 (95.83%) RPG Programmer
2 23 (95.83%) RPG Analyst Programmer
3 1 (4.17%) Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (4.17%) RPG Developer
3 1 (4.17%) AS400 Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Change Management
2 1 (4.17%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (4.17%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) RPG
2 23 (95.83%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) RPG/400
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) SAP
1 1 (4.17%) IBM