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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM RPG
UK / Scotland
Rank - 152 160
Permanent jobs citing RPG 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.20% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £65,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +44.44%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.17% -10.00%

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
1318 1464 1652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 58.81% 49.64% 52.46%
Number of salaries quoted 811 936 1112
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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