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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM RPG
Rank 408 439 402
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -37
Permanent jobs citing RPG 38 26 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% 0.22% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 34 23 18
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £33,550
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,400
% change year-on-year
- +9.89%
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
10339 11617 11308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.69% 49.13% 50.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8843 10043 9898
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 5 May 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 5 May 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
Buckinghamshire - 14 £37,500 - 1
Hampshire -7 11 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Kent +21 6 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Surrey - 4 - -
Berkshire -2 3 £57,500 -28.12% 2
RPG
England

RPG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 20 (41.67%) AS400
1 20 (41.67%) RPG IV
2 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (35.42%) TDD
3 17 (35.42%) UniData
3 17 (35.42%) PL/1
3 17 (35.42%) COBOL
3 17 (35.42%) Java
3 17 (35.42%) E-Commerce
4 15 (31.25%) HTML
5 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
5 14 (29.17%) CSS
6 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
7 9 (18.75%) iSeries
8 8 (16.67%) .NET
9 7 (14.58%) SQL
10 5 (10.42%) XML
11 4 (8.33%) People Management
11 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
11 4 (8.33%) JSON
11 4 (8.33%) Test Management
11 4 (8.33%) RPG/400
11 4 (8.33%) Line Management
11 4 (8.33%) ERP
11 4 (8.33%) ETL
11 4 (8.33%) IBM Notes
11 4 (8.33%) MAPICS
11 4 (8.33%) Lotus
11 4 (8.33%) Salesforce.com

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 4 (8.33%) IBM Notes
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (35.42%) UniData
General
1 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (43.75%) Developer
2 14 (29.17%) RPG Developer
2 14 (29.17%) AS400 Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Software Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Pick Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
5 6 (12.50%) Programmer
6 5 (10.42%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) AWS Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Programmer
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 4 (8.33%) Test Manager
7 4 (8.33%) IT Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Administrator
8 2 (4.17%) Systems Developer
8 2 (4.17%) AS400 Administrator
9 1 (2.08%) ERP Manager
9 1 (2.08%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) HTML
2 14 (29.17%) CSS
3 8 (16.67%) .NET
4 5 (10.42%) XML
5 4 (8.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (41.67%) AS400
2 9 (18.75%) iSeries
3 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.17%) Replication
5 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (35.42%) TDD
2 17 (35.42%) E-Commerce
3 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
4 4 (8.33%) Test Management
4 4 (8.33%) Line Management
4 4 (8.33%) People Management
4 4 (8.33%) ERP
4 4 (8.33%) ETL
5 3 (6.25%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.17%) Project Management
6 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.08%) Scrum
7 1 (2.08%) UML
7 1 (2.08%) RUP
7 1 (2.08%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.08%) Analytics
7 1 (2.08%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.08%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 20 (41.67%) RPG IV
2 17 (35.42%) PL/1
2 17 (35.42%) COBOL
2 17 (35.42%) Java
3 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.58%) SQL
5 4 (8.33%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) MAPICS
1 4 (8.33%) Lotus
1 4 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.08%) DataCash
2 1 (2.08%) Sage
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
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