The table below looks at the statistics for RPG IV 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 IV 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 IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 227 204 210
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +6
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 13 29 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.50% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.39% 0.90% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 4
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £29,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £36,400
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +6.54%
RPG IV
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
3369 3237 3195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 54.53% 56.19% 59.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2876 2806 2867
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,622
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

RPG IV
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

RPG IV Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

RPG IV
Salary Trend in the South West

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

RPG IV Salary Trend in the South West

RPG IV
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG IV within the South West 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
Somerset -1 8 £38,750 +49.03%
Avon - 3 £30,000 - 1
Dorset - 2 - -
RPG IV
England

RPG IV
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 20 (100.00%) RPG
2 18 (90.00%) AS400
3 8 (40.00%) iSeries
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (20.00%) C#
5 4 (20.00%) .NET
5 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (10.00%) Banking
6 2 (10.00%) Retail
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (10.00%) Release Management
6 2 (10.00%) Twitter
6 2 (10.00%) Finance
6 2 (10.00%) DB2
6 2 (10.00%) C
7 1 (5.00%) HTML
7 1 (5.00%) CSS
7 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.00%) Ext JS
7 1 (5.00%) Infor

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Banking
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
1 9 (45.00%) AS400 Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 5 (25.00%) Programmer
3 4 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 4 (20.00%) Development Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
1 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (90.00%) AS400
2 8 (40.00%) iSeries
3 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (10.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) RPG
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) C
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Twitter
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Infor
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