The table below looks at the statistics for RPG III skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG III over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM RPG III
UK
Rank 851 943 -
Rank change year-on-year
+92 -
Permanent jobs citing RPG III 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.006% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.002% 0.011% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 -
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
44871 53118 53796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 54.09% 51.86% 50.48%
Number of salaries quoted 38264 45734 46028
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

RPG III
Jobs Demand Trend

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

RPG III Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RPG III
Salary Trend

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

RPG III Salary Trend in the UK

RPG III
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG III within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
England +92 1 £40,000 +5.26%
South West - 1 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £40,000 -

RPG III
Top 12 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing RPG III also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for RPG III.

1 17 (100.00%) FTP
1 17 (100.00%) AS400
1 17 (100.00%) Finance
1 17 (100.00%) System Testing
1 17 (100.00%) RPG
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) DB2
1 17 (100.00%) iSeries
1 17 (100.00%) RPG IV
1 17 (100.00%) IFS
2 4 (23.53%) ERP
2 4 (23.53%) Infor

RPG III
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 17 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) AS400 Developer
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
1 17 (100.00%) RPG Developer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) AS400
1 17 (100.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) System Testing
2 4 (23.53%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) RPG
1 17 (100.00%) RPG IV
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) IFS
2 4 (23.53%) Infor