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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG
Rank 395 445 451
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +6
Permanent jobs citing RPG 20 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.10% 0.096%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% 0.21% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 17
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
8912 10550 10228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.21% 50.08% 46.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7812 9231 8596
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
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 29 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Hampshire +7 7 £42,500 +13.33%
Berkshire +34 6 £42,500 -26.08% 2
Surrey - 4 £35,000 -
Kent +16 2 £35,000 +12.00%
West Sussex - 1 £40,000 - 1
RPG
England

RPG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 17 (56.67%) AS400
2 16 (53.33%) Finance
3 13 (43.33%) RPG IV
4 8 (26.67%) SQL
5 7 (23.33%) .NET
5 7 (23.33%) iSeries
6 6 (20.00%) Release Management
6 6 (20.00%) XML
6 6 (20.00%) Java
6 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (16.67%) C#
7 5 (16.67%) Windows
7 5 (16.67%) FTP
7 5 (16.67%) SSL
7 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 5 (16.67%) Statistics
7 5 (16.67%) SolarWinds
7 5 (16.67%) Dynatrace
8 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
8 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
8 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
8 4 (13.33%) IBM
8 4 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (13.33%) Middleware
8 4 (13.33%) ETL
8 4 (13.33%) ITIL
8 4 (13.33%) Oracle
8 4 (13.33%) XML Messaging
9 3 (10.00%) Web Services
9 3 (10.00%) HTML

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 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.33%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) FTP
1 5 (16.67%) SSL
2 2 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) QlikView
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) RPG Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Applications Support
3 9 (30.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 9 (30.00%) AS400 Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Operational Support Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Operations Support Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Programmer
5 4 (13.33%) RPG Programmer
5 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (10.00%) RPG Analyst Programmer
7 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (6.67%) Service Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Support Technician
7 2 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) .NET
2 6 (20.00%) XML
3 4 (13.33%) Middleware
3 4 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (13.33%) XML Messaging
4 3 (10.00%) HTML
4 3 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) AS400
2 7 (23.33%) iSeries
3 5 (16.67%) Statistics
4 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (20.00%) Release Management
2 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (13.33%) ETL
3 4 (13.33%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
3 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (6.67%) RUP
4 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (6.67%) UML
4 2 (6.67%) Use Case
4 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.33%) Change Control
5 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.33%) ERP
5 1 (3.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) RPG IV
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 6 (20.00%) Java
4 5 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (6.67%) C
6 1 (3.33%) Assembly Language
6 1 (3.33%) C++
6 1 (3.33%) COBOL
6 1 (3.33%) Delphi
6 1 (3.33%) Fortran
6 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.33%) RPG III
6 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) MCSA
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Dynatrace
1 5 (16.67%) SolarWinds
2 4 (13.33%) IBM
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Infor
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) ION Trading
4 1 (3.33%) MAPICS
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