The table below looks at the statistics for RPG/400 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/400 over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG/400
Rank - 89 78
Permanent jobs citing RPG/400 0 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.49% 1.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.84% 2.45%
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 £60,000 £35,000 £38,900
% change year-on-year
+71.42% -10.02%
RPG/400
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
541 718 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 50.47% 58.95% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 470 659 449
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

RPG/400
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RPG/400 across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

RPG/400 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

RPG/400
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RPG/400 across the South Wales region.

RPG/400 Salary Trend in South Wales