The table below looks at the statistics for RPG IV skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 64 52 70
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +18
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 1 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.20% 2.62% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% 4.52% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £35,000 £26,250 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,950
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.25%
RPG IV
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
298 332 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 59.36% 57.94% 59.31%
Number of salaries quoted 276 298 369
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Somerset

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

RPG IV Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

RPG IV
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

RPG IV Salary Trend in Somerset

RPG IV
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 6 (100.00%) RPG
1 6 (100.00%) AS400
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Ext JS
2 1 (16.67%) Infor
2 1 (16.67%) iSeries
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript

RPG IV
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 3 (50.00%) Programmer
1 3 (50.00%) AS400 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) AS400
2 1 (16.67%) iSeries
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) RPG
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Infor