The table below looks at the statistics for RPG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG
Rank - - 167
Permanent jobs citing RPG 0 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
RPG
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
1346 1631 1964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.39% 49.25% 53.76%
Number of salaries quoted 844 1020 1263
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing RPG as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

RPG
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

RPG Salary Trend in Scotland

RPG
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing RPG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for RPG.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Cognizant
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) RPG IV
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) RPG Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) RPG IV
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cognizant