The table below looks at the statistics for the RPG Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RPG Developer
Rank 860 821 876
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +55
Permanent jobs requiring an RPG Developer 41 49 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.046% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.048% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 39 27 6
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110597 101053 111513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89479 83749 95349
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,350 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

RPG Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RPG Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

RPG Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RPG Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RPG Developer within the UK.

RPG Developer Salary Trend in the UK

RPG Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RPG Developer over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 within the UK.

RPG Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

RPG Developer
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
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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
England -32 40 £42,500 +6.25%
South West -22 17 £37,500 -11.76%
South East -33 13 £42,500 +6.25%
East Sussex - 13 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire -1 11 £37,500 -11.76%
Midlands - 7 £42,500 -
Wiltshire - 6 £47,500 -
London -20 3 £77,500 -
Scotland -14 1 £41,000 +22.38%
Glasgow -16 1 £41,000 +22.38%
Swindon - 1 £45,000 -

RPG Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited RPG Developer in their job title 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 with RPG Developer in their job title.

1 79 (100.00%) RPG
2 62 (78.48%) RPG IV
3 54 (68.35%) AS400
4 29 (36.71%) HTML
5 28 (35.44%) CSS
5 28 (35.44%) iSeries
6 23 (29.11%) INSURE/90
7 21 (26.58%) Finance
7 21 (26.58%) RPG III
8 11 (13.92%) JavaScript
8 11 (13.92%) SQL
9 6 (7.59%) Synon
9 6 (7.59%) Data Extraction
10 4 (5.06%) Java
11 3 (3.80%) Banking
12 2 (2.53%) IBM
12 2 (2.53%) Retail
12 2 (2.53%) RPG/400
13 1 (1.27%) J2EE
13 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
13 1 (1.27%) DB2
13 1 (1.27%) SAP
13 1 (1.27%) Web Services
13 1 (1.27%) XML
13 1 (1.27%) Python
13 1 (1.27%) EDI
13 1 (1.27%) ERP
13 1 (1.27%) Games
13 1 (1.27%) JSF
13 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking

RPG Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited RPG Developer in their job title 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 with RPG Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 23 (29.11%) INSURE/90
2 1 (1.27%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Synon
General
1 21 (26.58%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Banking
3 2 (2.53%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (36.71%) HTML
2 28 (35.44%) CSS
3 1 (1.27%) Web Services
3 1 (1.27%) XML
3 1 (1.27%) EDI
3 1 (1.27%) JSF
3 1 (1.27%) JSON
3 1 (1.27%) jQuery
3 1 (1.27%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 54 (68.35%) AS400
2 28 (35.44%) iSeries
3 6 (7.59%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (1.27%) ERP
1 1 (1.27%) Logistics
1 1 (1.27%) Software Engineering
1 1 (1.27%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (1.27%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) RPG
2 62 (78.48%) RPG IV
3 21 (26.58%) RPG III
4 11 (13.92%) SQL
4 11 (13.92%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.06%) Java
6 2 (2.53%) RPG/400
7 1 (1.27%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (2.53%) IBM
2 1 (1.27%) SAP