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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RPG 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.68% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.22% - -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Median salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
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
342 538 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 52.29% 57.79% 44.91%
Number of salaries quoted 293 476 355
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the South Yorkshire region citing RPG as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RPG across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

RPG Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

RPG
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Sheffield - 11 £47,500 -
RPG
Yorkshire

RPG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for RPG.

1 10 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 10 (66.67%) iSeries
1 10 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (60.00%) RPG IV
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) xBase
3 5 (33.33%) Clipper
3 5 (33.33%) DataFlex
3 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 5 (33.33%) LINC
3 5 (33.33%) SDLC
3 5 (33.33%) PROIV
3 5 (33.33%) C
3 5 (33.33%) PowerBuilder
3 5 (33.33%) Uniface
3 5 (33.33%) OpenROAD
3 5 (33.33%) C++
3 5 (33.33%) COBOL
3 5 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) VB
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle
3 5 (33.33%) Informix
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (33.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 3 (20.00%) Tcl
4 3 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (20.00%) Tandem
4 3 (20.00%) Banking

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 5 (33.33%) OpenROAD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (33.33%) PowerBuilder
1 5 (33.33%) PROIV
General
1 10 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Lead Developer
2 9 (60.00%) RPG Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Systems Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Uniface Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
1 10 (66.67%) iSeries
2 3 (20.00%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) SDLC
1 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) RPG IV
2 5 (33.33%) C
2 5 (33.33%) C++
2 5 (33.33%) Clipper
2 5 (33.33%) COBOL
2 5 (33.33%) DataFlex
2 5 (33.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 5 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) LINC
2 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Uniface
2 5 (33.33%) VB
2 5 (33.33%) xBase
3 3 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) Tcl
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle