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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG III
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing RPG III 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 - £41,500
RPG III
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3407 2905 3005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.36% 57.42% 53.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2955 2612 2695
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

RPG III
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

RPG III Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

RPG III
Salary Trend in the South West

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

RPG III Salary Trend in the South West

RPG III
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing RPG III 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 III.

1 6 (100.00%) RPG
1 6 (100.00%) RPG IV
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) INSURE/90
2 5 (83.33%) iSeries
3 1 (16.67%) RPG/400
3 1 (16.67%) AS400
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) DB2

RPG III
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing RPG III 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 III. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) INSURE/90
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Developer
1 5 (83.33%) RPG Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Senior RPG Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) iSeries
2 1 (16.67%) AS400
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) RPG
1 6 (100.00%) RPG IV
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) RPG/400