The table below looks at the statistics for RPG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG
Rank 84 73 86
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Permanent jobs citing RPG 2 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.28% 0.85% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 1.63% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Median salary £32,500 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.83% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%
RPG
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
447 367 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 62.34% 51.69% 50.93%
Number of salaries quoted 432 320 402
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

RPG
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

RPG Salary Trend in Southampton

RPG
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 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 Southampton region with a requirement for RPG.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) QlikView
1 1 (50.00%) iSeries

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (50.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) QlikView
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) RPG Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA