The table below looks at the statistics for RPG skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG
Rank 74 - 81
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RPG 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.13% - 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.25% - 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
RPG
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
408 508 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 54.62% 58.06% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 368 443 369
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

RPG
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

RPG Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

RPG
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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
Sheffield - 1 £47,500 -
RPG
Yorkshire

RPG
Top 8 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing RPG 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.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) ERP
2 4 (80.00%) iSeries
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (20.00%) PLM
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing RPG 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) RPG Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (80.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft