The table below looks at the statistics for RPG IV skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG IV over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank - 81 73
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 0 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 1.49% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.65% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 12
Average salary - £38,783 £38,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.30%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,900
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.82%
RPG IV
Wales

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 Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
526 680 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 49.07% 56.38% 45.34%
Number of salaries quoted 462 621 408
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,160 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

RPG IV
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RPG IV across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

RPG IV Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

RPG IV
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RPG IV across the South Wales region.

RPG IV Salary Trend in South Wales

RPG IV
Top 14 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing RPG IV 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 IV.

1 6 (100.00%) RPG
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (50.00%) RPG/400
2 3 (50.00%) INSURE/90
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) DB2
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) ETL

RPG IV
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing RPG IV 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 IV. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) INSURE/90
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Programmer
3 2 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (33.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) RPG
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree