The table below looks at the statistics for RPG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM RPG
Rank 86 78 78
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing RPG 2 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.23% 1.10% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.43% 2.13% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 0
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
469 469 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 54.22% 51.37% 53.59%
Number of salaries quoted 432 427 395
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RPG across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) RPG IV

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Programmer
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) RPG IV