The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 197 215 201
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -14
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 28 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.48% 0.093% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.86% 0.16% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 12
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +3.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,400 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -9.00%
Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3255 3200 3290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.11% 59.47% 58.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2842 2866 2904
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
RPG IV
England

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Somerset +4 15 £27,000 -1.81% 2
Gloucestershire - 13 £37,500 - 1
RPG IV
England

RPG IV
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 53 (100.00%) RPG
2 47 (88.68%) AS400
3 20 (37.74%) Finance
4 8 (15.09%) SQL
5 4 (7.55%) CSS
5 4 (7.55%) HTML
5 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.55%) Ext JS
6 3 (5.66%) INSURE/90
6 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
6 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.77%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (3.77%) Web Services
7 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
7 2 (3.77%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.89%) iSeries
8 1 (1.89%) RPG/400
8 1 (1.89%) ERP
8 1 (1.89%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) INSURE/90
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (37.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (79.25%) Developer
2 39 (73.58%) AS400 Developer
3 36 (67.92%) RPG Developer
4 13 (24.53%) Programmer
5 10 (18.87%) Analyst
5 10 (18.87%) Analyst Programmer
6 4 (7.55%) RPG Programmer
6 4 (7.55%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
7 2 (3.77%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) RPG Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) CSS
1 4 (7.55%) HTML
1 4 (7.55%) Ext JS
2 2 (3.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 47 (88.68%) AS400
2 1 (1.89%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (3.77%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (3.77%) Project Planning
2 1 (1.89%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) RPG
2 8 (15.09%) SQL
3 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.89%) RPG/400
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
Somerset
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + full corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago