The first table below looks at the demand for RPG 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 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG
Rank 58 61 51
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing RPG 15 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.25% 0.90% 2.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.78% 1.58% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 10
Average salary £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,400 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -2.93%
Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
397 379 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 59.61% 56.82% 69.73%
Number of salaries quoted 355 351 328
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
RPG
South West

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

RPG
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

RPG Salary Trend in Somerset

RPG
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 5 £27,000 - 1
RPG
South West

RPG
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing RPG 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.

1 26 (100.00%) AS400
1 26 (100.00%) RPG IV
2 4 (15.38%) Ext JS
2 4 (15.38%) HTML
2 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) CSS
3 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
3 2 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) ERP

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing RPG 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Developer
1 22 (84.62%) AS400 Developer
2 19 (73.08%) RPG Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Programmer
4 4 (15.38%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
4 4 (15.38%) RPG Programmer
4 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) RPG Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Ext JS
1 4 (15.38%) HTML
1 4 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (100.00%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
1 2 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (3.85%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) RPG IV
2 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
Somerset
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago