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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG IV over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 244 236 235
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 3 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.054% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.097% 0.38% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 11
Median salary £43,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% +12.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +13.51%
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
3089 3385 3462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.66% 57.41% 56.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2649 2904 2952
Median salary £41,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.49% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,035
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

RPG IV
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing RPG IV as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG IV within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire - 3 £43,000 -
RPG IV
England

RPG IV
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing RPG IV also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for RPG IV.

1 26 (100.00%) RPG
1 26 (100.00%) AS400
2 15 (57.69%) Infor
3 14 (53.85%) SQL
4 13 (50.00%) DB2
4 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (50.00%) ERP
4 13 (50.00%) FTP
4 13 (50.00%) iSeries
4 13 (50.00%) RPG III
4 13 (50.00%) System Testing
4 13 (50.00%) IFS
5 12 (46.15%) RPG/400
5 12 (46.15%) HTML
5 12 (46.15%) CSS
5 12 (46.15%) Manufacturing
6 3 (11.54%) Finance
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Web Services
7 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
7 1 (3.85%) Project Planning

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 12 (46.15%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (92.31%) AS400 Developer
1 24 (92.31%) Developer
2 15 (57.69%) RPG Developer
3 11 (42.31%) Programmer
4 10 (38.46%) AS400 Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) RPG Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) RPG Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) CSS
1 12 (46.15%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (100.00%) AS400
2 13 (50.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) ERP
1 13 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
2 1 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) RPG
2 14 (53.85%) SQL
3 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (50.00%) RPG III
4 12 (46.15%) RPG/400
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Infor
2 13 (50.00%) IFS