The table below looks at the statistics for RPG IV skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG IV over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 433 398 430
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +32
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 16 41 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.073% 0.19% 0.031%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.38% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 10 37 2
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £37,500 £41,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £41,450
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
RPG IV
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
10016 10775 11391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 45.87% 49.75% 51.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8361 9444 10131
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

RPG IV
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

RPG IV Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

RPG IV
Salary Trend in the South East

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

RPG IV Salary Trend in the South East

RPG IV
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RPG IV across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

RPG IV Salary Histogram in the South East

RPG IV
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG IV within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -25 13 £37,500 -6.25%
Kent 0 3 £60,000 +60.00%
RPG IV
England

RPG IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 29 (100.00%) RPG
2 18 (62.07%) HTML
2 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
3 14 (48.28%) AS400
4 11 (37.93%) CSS
4 11 (37.93%) Finance
5 10 (34.48%) SQL
6 8 (27.59%) Synon
7 6 (20.69%) INSURE/90
8 4 (13.79%) Synon Analyst Programmer
9 3 (10.34%) RPG III
9 3 (10.34%) Windows
9 3 (10.34%) EDI
9 3 (10.34%) IBM
10 2 (6.90%) DB2
10 2 (6.90%) FTP
10 2 (6.90%) Web Services
10 2 (6.90%) XML
10 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
10 2 (6.90%) RPG/400
11 1 (3.45%) High Availability
11 1 (3.45%) PHP
11 1 (3.45%) VB
11 1 (3.45%) ActionScript
11 1 (3.45%) MySQL
11 1 (3.45%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (3.45%) ERP
11 1 (3.45%) OS/400
11 1 (3.45%) Linux

RPG IV
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) INSURE/90
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) DB2
2 1 (3.45%) Pentaho
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Synon
2 1 (3.45%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Developer
2 15 (51.72%) RPG Developer
3 12 (41.38%) Analyst
4 11 (37.93%) AS400 Developer
4 11 (37.93%) Programmer
5 10 (34.48%) Analyst Programmer
6 5 (17.24%) Senior Developer
7 3 (10.34%) RPG Programmer
7 3 (10.34%) RPG Analyst Programmer
7 3 (10.34%) Senior RPG Developer
8 1 (3.45%) IT Support
8 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) HTML
2 11 (37.93%) CSS
3 4 (13.79%) Synon Analyst Programmer
4 3 (10.34%) EDI
5 2 (6.90%) Web Services
5 2 (6.90%) XML
6 1 (3.45%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) AS400
2 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (3.45%) ERP
1 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
1 1 (3.45%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) RPG
2 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
3 10 (34.48%) SQL
4 3 (10.34%) RPG III
5 2 (6.90%) RPG/400
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) VB
6 1 (3.45%) ActionScript
6 1 (3.45%) ActionScript 2.0
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) IBM
2 1 (3.45%) Cognos