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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 431 435 425
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 11 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.052% 0.061% 0.095%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.13% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 12
Average salary £57,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.31% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £40,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.02%
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
10177 11198 10992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.55% 48.89% 49.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8708 9748 9706
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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 0 10 £47,500 +26.66%
Berkshire - 1 £70,000 -
RPG IV
England

RPG IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 25 (100.00%) RPG
2 18 (72.00%) AS400
3 16 (64.00%) Finance
4 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (52.00%) HTML
4 13 (52.00%) CSS
5 6 (24.00%) SQL
6 5 (20.00%) .NET
7 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
7 4 (16.00%) JSON
7 4 (16.00%) XML
7 4 (16.00%) IBM Notes
7 4 (16.00%) ETL
7 4 (16.00%) Lotus
7 4 (16.00%) RPG/400
7 4 (16.00%) iSeries
7 4 (16.00%) Line Management
8 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.00%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (8.00%) Project Management
9 1 (4.00%) Automotive
9 1 (4.00%) Scrum
9 1 (4.00%) Synon
9 1 (4.00%) Java
9 1 (4.00%) Selenium
9 1 (4.00%) Test Management
9 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (4.00%) TDD
9 1 (4.00%) BDD
9 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) IBM Notes
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Synon
1 1 (4.00%) Selenium
General
1 16 (64.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
1 13 (52.00%) RPG Developer
1 13 (52.00%) AS400 Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 6 (24.00%) Programmer
3 5 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 5 (20.00%) Development Team Leader
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (4.00%) Software Development Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) HTML
1 13 (52.00%) CSS
2 5 (20.00%) .NET
3 4 (16.00%) XML
3 4 (16.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (72.00%) AS400
2 4 (16.00%) iSeries
2 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) ETL
1 4 (16.00%) Line Management
2 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (8.00%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (8.00%) Project Management
3 1 (4.00%) Scrum
3 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.00%) TDD
3 1 (4.00%) Test Management
3 1 (4.00%) BDD
3 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (4.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (4.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) RPG
2 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) RPG/400
5 1 (4.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Lotus