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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM RPG
Rank 418 432 383
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -49
Permanent jobs citing RPG 21 17 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.077% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 0.16% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 38
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £37,100 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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
10244 10486 10226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 49.22% 47.35% 48.84%
Number of salaries quoted 8892 8858 9001
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 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 +32 15 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £38,750 -
Berkshire +18 2 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Kent -9 1 £35,000 -41.66%
RPG
England

RPG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 35 (60.34%) AS400
2 30 (51.72%) Finance
3 23 (39.66%) HTML
4 21 (36.21%) CSS
4 21 (36.21%) JavaScript
5 17 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (27.59%) iSeries
7 15 (25.86%) COBOL
7 15 (25.86%) E-Commerce
8 14 (24.14%) Java
8 14 (24.14%) TDD
9 13 (22.41%) UniData
9 13 (22.41%) PL/1
10 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
11 9 (15.52%) SQL
12 5 (8.62%) .NET
12 5 (8.62%) XML
13 4 (6.90%) MAPICS
13 4 (6.90%) Project Management
13 4 (6.90%) ERP
14 3 (5.17%) UML
14 3 (5.17%) RUP
14 3 (5.17%) JD Edwards
14 3 (5.17%) Use Case
14 3 (5.17%) RPG IV
14 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
15 2 (3.45%) RPG/400
15 2 (3.45%) Technical Analysis
15 2 (3.45%) Line Management
15 2 (3.45%) Mentoring

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 2 (3.45%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.72%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) UniData
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Synon
1 1 (1.72%) Subversion
1 1 (1.72%) Selenium
General
1 30 (51.72%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 26 (44.83%) Developer
2 22 (37.93%) AS400 Developer
3 20 (34.48%) RPG Developer
4 11 (18.97%) Software Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Team Leader
5 7 (12.07%) Development Team Leader
6 6 (10.34%) Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) IT Manager
9 3 (5.17%) Business Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (5.17%) Programmer
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Business Analyst
10 2 (3.45%) Administrator
10 2 (3.45%) Test Manager
10 2 (3.45%) Senior Analyst Programmer
10 2 (3.45%) Senior Programmer
10 2 (3.45%) AWS Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Pick Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (39.66%) HTML
2 21 (36.21%) CSS
3 5 (8.62%) .NET
3 5 (8.62%) XML
4 2 (3.45%) JSON
5 1 (1.72%) WCF
5 1 (1.72%) LINQ
5 1 (1.72%) jQuery
5 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.72%) HTML5
5 1 (1.72%) CSS3
5 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (1.72%) Kendo UI
5 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.72%) ADO.NET
5 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (60.34%) AS400
2 16 (27.59%) iSeries
3 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.45%) Replication
4 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.86%) E-Commerce
3 14 (24.14%) TDD
4 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
5 4 (6.90%) Project Management
5 4 (6.90%) ERP
6 3 (5.17%) UML
6 3 (5.17%) RUP
6 3 (5.17%) Use Case
7 2 (3.45%) Test Management
7 2 (3.45%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.45%) ETL
7 2 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.45%) Scrum
7 2 (3.45%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (3.45%) Line Management
7 2 (3.45%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.72%) People Management
8 1 (1.72%) Business Analysis
8 1 (1.72%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.21%) JavaScript
2 15 (25.86%) COBOL
3 14 (24.14%) Java
4 13 (22.41%) PL/1
5 9 (15.52%) SQL
6 3 (5.17%) RPG IV
7 2 (3.45%) RPG/400
8 1 (1.72%) C
8 1 (1.72%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (6.90%) MAPICS
2 3 (5.17%) JD Edwards
3 2 (3.45%) Lotus
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.72%) Sage
4 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.72%) Telerik
4 1 (1.72%) DataCash
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