The table below looks at the statistics for RPG III skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG III over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG III
Rank - - 457
Permanent jobs citing RPG III 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - - 0.032%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Median salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £39,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.86% -7.05%
RPG III
England

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

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9063 10445 10133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.59% 50.15% 46.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7958 9140 8513
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

RPG III
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

RPG III Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

RPG III
Salary Trend in the South East

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

RPG III Salary Trend in the South East

RPG III
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing RPG III 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 South East region with a requirement for RPG III.

1 1 (100.00%) RPG
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

RPG III
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) RPG Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) RPG
1 1 (100.00%) SQL