The table below looks at the statistics for RPG 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 over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG
Rank 195 216 211
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -5
Permanent jobs citing RPG 38 27 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.73% 0.46% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.29% 0.83% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 32 24 25
Median salary £42,500 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,550 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £41,400 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,783
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.13%
RPG
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
2954 3238 3451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.40% 55.47% 56.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2545 2793 2962
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing RPG as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

RPG
Salary Trend in the South West

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

RPG Salary Trend in the South West

RPG
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RPG across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

RPG Salary Histogram in the South West

RPG
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 within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Somerset 0 16 £44,000 +10.00%
Bristol - 12 £38,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 10 £43,000 -
RPG
England

RPG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing RPG 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.

1 40 (72.73%) RPG IV
2 32 (58.18%) AS400
3 22 (40.00%) Web Services
4 21 (38.18%) HTML
4 21 (38.18%) SQL
5 20 (36.36%) Manufacturing
6 17 (30.91%) iSeries
7 16 (29.09%) JavaScript
8 15 (27.27%) CSS
9 13 (23.64%) SOAP
9 13 (23.64%) Java
9 13 (23.64%) Linux
9 13 (23.64%) Hibernate
9 13 (23.64%) Spring
9 13 (23.64%) JSF
9 13 (23.64%) Apache CXF
9 13 (23.64%) Liferay
9 13 (23.64%) Velocity
9 13 (23.64%) JSON
9 13 (23.64%) Vaadin
9 13 (23.64%) PrimeFaces
9 13 (23.64%) Finance
9 13 (23.64%) Infor
10 12 (21.82%) RPG/400
11 11 (20.00%) FTP
12 10 (18.18%) ERP
12 10 (18.18%) DB2
12 10 (18.18%) RPG III
12 10 (18.18%) IFS
12 10 (18.18%) System Testing

RPG
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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (23.64%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) DB2
2 1 (1.82%) QlikView
General
1 20 (36.36%) Manufacturing
2 13 (23.64%) Finance
3 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (67.27%) Developer
2 24 (43.64%) AS400 Developer
3 18 (32.73%) Programmer
4 13 (23.64%) Java Developer
5 12 (21.82%) RPG Developer
6 10 (18.18%) AS400 Programmer
7 9 (16.36%) Analyst
7 9 (16.36%) Analyst Programmer
7 9 (16.36%) Development Manager
8 8 (14.55%) RPG Analyst Programmer
8 8 (14.55%) RPG Programmer
9 3 (5.45%) Application Development Manager
9 3 (5.45%) Applications Development Manager
9 3 (5.45%) Applications Manager
9 3 (5.45%) IT Development Manager
9 3 (5.45%) IT Manager
10 1 (1.82%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
10 1 (1.82%) Database Analyst
10 1 (1.82%) Database Analyst Programmer
10 1 (1.82%) Database Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.00%) Web Services
2 21 (38.18%) HTML
3 15 (27.27%) CSS
4 13 (23.64%) Apache CXF
4 13 (23.64%) Hibernate
4 13 (23.64%) JSF
4 13 (23.64%) JSON
4 13 (23.64%) PrimeFaces
4 13 (23.64%) SOAP
4 13 (23.64%) Spring
4 13 (23.64%) Vaadin
4 13 (23.64%) Velocity
5 6 (10.91%) XML
6 3 (5.45%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (58.18%) AS400
2 17 (30.91%) iSeries
3 5 (9.09%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.64%) Linux
2 8 (14.55%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.18%) ERP
1 10 (18.18%) System Testing
2 2 (3.64%) Front End Development
3 1 (1.82%) Data Entry
3 1 (1.82%) Data Management
3 1 (1.82%) Mentoring
3 1 (1.82%) Project Planning
3 1 (1.82%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 40 (72.73%) RPG IV
2 21 (38.18%) SQL
3 16 (29.09%) JavaScript
4 13 (23.64%) Java
5 12 (21.82%) RPG/400
6 10 (18.18%) RPG III
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) Infor
2 10 (18.18%) IFS
Bristol, Avon
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