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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM RPG
Rank 401 412 414
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs citing RPG 37 30 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% 0.26% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 34 28 21
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 £32,500 £37,500 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +3.42%
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
10087 11325 11069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.96% 49.63% 49.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8653 9856 9737
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 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 22 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
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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 - 13 £37,500 -
Hampshire -8 11 £37,500 -2.59% 1
Kent +13 6 £45,000 +38.46%
Berkshire +2 3 £57,500 -28.12%
Surrey - 3 - -
Middlesex - 1 £55,000 -
RPG
England

RPG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 22 (43.14%) RPG IV
2 21 (41.18%) AS400
3 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (35.29%) TDD
4 18 (35.29%) Finance
4 18 (35.29%) Java
5 17 (33.33%) COBOL
5 17 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 17 (33.33%) PL/1
5 17 (33.33%) UniData
6 13 (25.49%) HTML
7 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
7 12 (23.53%) CSS
7 12 (23.53%) iSeries
8 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering
9 9 (17.65%) .NET
10 7 (13.73%) SQL
11 5 (9.80%) XML
11 5 (9.80%) Test Management
12 4 (7.84%) People Management
12 4 (7.84%) Line Management
12 4 (7.84%) RPG/400
12 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
12 4 (7.84%) JSON
12 4 (7.84%) IBM Notes
12 4 (7.84%) ERP
12 4 (7.84%) ETL
12 4 (7.84%) MAPICS
12 4 (7.84%) Lotus
12 4 (7.84%) Salesforce.com

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (7.84%) IBM Notes
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (33.33%) UniData
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Synon
1 1 (1.96%) Selenium
General
1 18 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Banking
2 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Automotive
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (39.22%) Developer
2 12 (23.53%) AS400 Developer
2 12 (23.53%) RPG Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Software Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) Pick Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Analyst Programmer
5 6 (11.76%) Programmer
6 5 (9.80%) Test Manager
6 5 (9.80%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) AWS Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Programmer
7 4 (7.84%) IT Manager
8 3 (5.88%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.88%) Development Team Leader
9 2 (3.92%) Systems Developer
9 2 (3.92%) AS400 Administrator
9 2 (3.92%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.49%) HTML
2 12 (23.53%) CSS
3 9 (17.65%) .NET
4 5 (9.80%) XML
5 4 (7.84%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 21 (41.18%) AS400
2 12 (23.53%) iSeries
3 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) Replication
4 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (35.29%) TDD
3 17 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering
5 5 (9.80%) Test Management
6 4 (7.84%) People Management
6 4 (7.84%) Line Management
6 4 (7.84%) ERP
6 4 (7.84%) ETL
7 3 (5.88%) Project Management
7 3 (5.88%) Automated Testing
8 2 (3.92%) Scrum
8 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.96%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.96%) Test Strategy
9 1 (1.96%) Business Transformation
9 1 (1.96%) Analytics
9 1 (1.96%) Automation Testing
9 1 (1.96%) Technical Analysis
9 1 (1.96%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 22 (43.14%) RPG IV
2 18 (35.29%) Java
3 17 (33.33%) COBOL
3 17 (33.33%) PL/1
4 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 7 (13.73%) SQL
6 4 (7.84%) RPG/400
7 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) MAPICS
1 4 (7.84%) Lotus
1 4 (7.84%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.96%) DataCash
2 1 (1.96%) JD Edwards
2 1 (1.96%) Sage
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
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