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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RPG Developer
Rank 866 847 881
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +34
Permanent jobs requiring an RPG Developer 24 53 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.049% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.052% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 20 40 7
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%

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
104068 101994 108481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.68% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 86662 82710 93503
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,861 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 16 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 29 December 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 -35 15 £37,500 -6.25%
South East -22 6 £37,500 -6.25%
Hampshire -36 6 £37,500 -6.25%
East of England - 6 £41,500 -
South Wales - 5 £30,565 -
Wales - 5 £30,565 -
Norfolk - 5 £41,500 -
Newport - 4 £30,565 -
Scotland - 4 £35,000 -
West Midlands -11 2 - -
East Anglia - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £40,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £32,500 -
King's Lynn - 1 £35,000 -
Manchester - 1 - -

RPG Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 51 (100.00%) RPG
2 38 (74.51%) RPG IV
3 33 (64.71%) AS400
4 22 (43.14%) HTML
4 22 (43.14%) CSS
5 19 (37.25%) SQL
6 18 (35.29%) iSeries
7 17 (33.33%) Finance
8 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
9 12 (23.53%) INSURE/90
10 7 (13.73%) Banking
10 7 (13.73%) RPG III
11 6 (11.76%) Data Extraction
11 6 (11.76%) Change Management
12 5 (9.80%) Web Services
12 5 (9.80%) Degree
13 4 (7.84%) Data Migration
13 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
13 4 (7.84%) RPG/400
13 4 (7.84%) XML
13 4 (7.84%) DB2
13 4 (7.84%) ETL
13 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
13 4 (7.84%) Migration
14 2 (3.92%) Release Management
15 1 (1.96%) C#
15 1 (1.96%) Problem Management
15 1 (1.96%) System Testing
15 1 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
15 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills

RPG Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

Business Applications
1 12 (23.53%) INSURE/90
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Banking
3 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (43.14%) CSS
1 22 (43.14%) HTML
2 5 (9.80%) Web Services
3 4 (7.84%) XML
4 1 (1.96%) EDI
4 1 (1.96%) .NET
4 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (64.71%) AS400
2 18 (35.29%) iSeries
3 6 (11.76%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.76%) Change Management
2 4 (7.84%) Migration
2 4 (7.84%) ETL
2 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
2 4 (7.84%) Data Migration
3 2 (3.92%) Release Management
4 1 (1.96%) System Testing
4 1 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (1.96%) Software Engineering
4 1 (1.96%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) RPG
2 38 (74.51%) RPG IV
3 19 (37.25%) SQL
4 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
5 7 (13.73%) RPG III
6 4 (7.84%) RPG/400
7 1 (1.96%) PHP
7 1 (1.96%) C#
7 1 (1.96%) Java
7 1 (1.96%) VB
7 1 (1.96%) VBA
7 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (1.96%) Cognos
1 1 (1.96%) JD Edwards