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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM RPG/400
Rank 99 76 80
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +4
Permanent jobs citing RPG/400 1 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.083% 1.20% 1.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 2.82% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 12
Average salary £30,565 £38,783 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.18% +6.54%
UK excluding London average salary £30,565 £38,783 £36,400
% change year-on-year
-21.18% +6.54%
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
581 425 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.06% 42.37% 56.98%
Number of salaries quoted 507 372 541
Average salary £36,500 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,738
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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

RPG/400
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG/400 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Cardiff -9 1 £30,565 -21.18%
RPG/400
Wales

RPG/400
Top 18 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing RPG/400 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/400.

1 5 (100.00%) RPG
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) INSURE/90
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) RPG IV
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) iSeries
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

RPG/400
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing RPG/400 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/400. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 5 (100.00%) INSURE/90
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 5 (100.00%) Programmer
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) RPG Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Programmer
1 5 (100.00%) RPG Programmer
1 5 (100.00%) RPG Analyst Programmer
1 5 (100.00%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
1 5 (100.00%) Senior RPG Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Senior RPG Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (80.00%) ETL
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) RPG
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree