The first table below looks at the demand for RPG 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 over the 3 months to 1 August 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG
Rank 426 396 428
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +32
Permanent jobs citing RPG 22 43 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.098% 0.20% 0.065%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 0.40% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 12
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £46,450 £43,850
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -4.76%
Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10979 10740 11587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.80% 49.01% 50.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9420 9415 10367
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
RPG
England

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

RPG
Salary Trend in the South East

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

RPG Salary Trend in the South East

RPG
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RPG across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

RPG Salary Histogram in the South East

RPG
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
East Sussex - 13 £45,000 -
Hampshire -28 4 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Berkshire -2 3 £77,500 -3.12%
Surrey -6 1 £33,500 -
Kent -15 1 £32,500 -18.75% 1
RPG
England

RPG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 25 (52.08%) RPG IV
2 17 (35.42%) AS400
3 16 (33.33%) Finance
4 15 (31.25%) HTML
5 14 (29.17%) iSeries
6 13 (27.08%) CSS
6 13 (27.08%) INSURE/90
7 12 (25.00%) RPG III
7 12 (25.00%) SQL
8 11 (22.92%) Synon
9 9 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (12.50%) Data Modelling
10 6 (12.50%) SAS
10 6 (12.50%) QlikView
11 5 (10.42%) Synon Analyst Programmer
11 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
12 4 (8.33%) .NET
12 4 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (6.25%) DataStage
13 3 (6.25%) Java
13 3 (6.25%) Oracle
13 3 (6.25%) SAP
13 3 (6.25%) CRM
13 3 (6.25%) E-business
14 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
14 2 (4.17%) Banking
14 2 (4.17%) Velocity
14 2 (4.17%) DSDM
14 2 (4.17%) Cognizant

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.50%) SAS
Business Applications
1 13 (27.08%) INSURE/90
2 1 (2.08%) ProductWriter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (12.50%) QlikView
2 3 (6.25%) DataStage
3 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.08%) MySQL
4 1 (2.08%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Synon
2 1 (2.08%) Dreamweaver
General
1 16 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) Developer
1 25 (52.08%) RPG Developer
2 16 (33.33%) Analyst
3 12 (25.00%) AS400 Developer
3 12 (25.00%) Senior RPG Developer
3 12 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 8 (16.67%) Programmer
5 7 (14.58%) Analyst Programmer
5 7 (14.58%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 6 (12.50%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
7 5 (10.42%) RPG Programmer
7 5 (10.42%) RPG Analyst Programmer
8 4 (8.33%) Development Manager
9 2 (4.17%) Business Analyst
10 1 (2.08%) Technical Project Manager
10 1 (2.08%) Project Manager
10 1 (2.08%) Head of Development
10 1 (2.08%) IT Support
10 1 (2.08%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) HTML
2 13 (27.08%) CSS
3 5 (10.42%) Synon Analyst Programmer
4 4 (8.33%) .NET
5 2 (4.17%) Velocity
6 1 (2.08%) EDI
6 1 (2.08%) Web Services
6 1 (2.08%) XML
6 1 (2.08%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (35.42%) AS400
2 14 (29.17%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) OS/400
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
1 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 3 (6.25%) CRM
3 3 (6.25%) E-business
4 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.17%) DSDM
4 2 (4.17%) Waterfall
5 1 (2.08%) High Availability
5 1 (2.08%) ERP
5 1 (2.08%) Project Management
5 1 (2.08%) Web Development
5 1 (2.08%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.08%) Change Management
5 1 (2.08%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 25 (52.08%) RPG IV
2 12 (25.00%) RPG III
2 12 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (2.08%) PHP
5 1 (2.08%) VB
5 1 (2.08%) ActionScript
5 1 (2.08%) Lua
5 1 (2.08%) ActionScript 2.0
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) SAP
3 2 (4.17%) Cognizant
3 2 (4.17%) IBM
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.08%) Cognos
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