The table below looks at the statistics for RPG 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 over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG
Rank 452 443 458
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs citing RPG 6 36 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.031% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.061% 0.35% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 32 22
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,125 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
RPG
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
9834 10345 11568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.36% 48.64% 49.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8735 8845 9985
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing RPG as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kent 0 5 £42,500 -5.55%
Hampshire +1 1 £40,000 +6.66% 1
RPG
England

RPG
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing RPG 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.

1 9 (90.00%) Web Services
1 9 (90.00%) AS400
2 8 (80.00%) Banking
3 7 (70.00%) Finance
4 6 (60.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Change Control
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) VBA
7 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (10.00%) SAS
7 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (10.00%) QlikView
7 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
7 1 (10.00%) RPG III
7 1 (10.00%) SDLC

RPG
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) QlikView
General
1 8 (80.00%) Banking
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Programmer
1 9 (90.00%) RPG Programmer
2 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 8 (80.00%) RPG Analyst Programmer
3 6 (60.00%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
3 6 (60.00%) AS400 Programmer
3 6 (60.00%) Financial Analyst
3 6 (60.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) QlikView Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SAS BI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) AS400
2 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) RPG III
2 1 (10.00%) VBA
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