The table below looks at the statistics for RPG IV skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG IV over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
UK
Rank 791 880 936
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +56
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 53 76 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.075% 0.025%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.15% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 40 69 20
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -6.97%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -6.97%

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
45770 52312 53678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 54.03% 51.89% 50.31%
Number of salaries quoted 39099 45080 46017
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 IV
Jobs Demand Trend

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

RPG IV Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RPG IV
Salary Trend

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

RPG IV Salary Trend in the UK

RPG IV
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RPG IV over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 within the UK.

RPG IV Salary Histogram in the UK

RPG IV
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG IV within the UK over the 3 months to 20 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 +90 51 £35,000 -12.50% 3
North West -15 14 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Hampshire - 11 - -
South East - 11 - - 2
East of England +34 10 £35,000 +5.50%
Cambridgeshire +15 10 £35,000 +5.50%
Peterborough 0 10 £35,000 +5.50%
South West +11 5 £40,000 +14.28%
London +49 4 £40,000 -27.27%
East Midlands 0 4 £38,000 -13.63%
Manchester - 4 £33,000 - 1
West Midlands +25 3 £35,000 -
Cheshire +4 2 £37,500 -6.25%
Bristol -10 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Heywood - 2 £21,000 - 1
Warrington - 2 £37,500 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £40,000 -
Wiltshire +21 1 £35,000 -14.63%
Swindon - 1 £35,000 -

RPG IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing RPG IV 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 IV.

1 133 (100.00%) RPG
2 112 (84.21%) AS400
3 70 (52.63%) Finance
4 66 (49.62%) iSeries
5 50 (37.59%) SQL
6 24 (18.05%) DB2
7 18 (13.53%) FTP
7 18 (13.53%) RPG III
7 18 (13.53%) System Testing
7 18 (13.53%) IFS
8 17 (12.78%) IBM
9 13 (9.77%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (8.27%) ITIL
11 10 (7.52%) XML
12 9 (6.77%) WebSphere MQ
12 9 (6.77%) Middleware
12 9 (6.77%) ETL
12 9 (6.77%) Oracle
12 9 (6.77%) XML Messaging
12 9 (6.77%) WebSphere
12 9 (6.77%) Waterfall
13 8 (6.02%) RPG/400
13 8 (6.02%) HTML
14 7 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (4.51%) Degree
15 6 (4.51%) Unit Testing
15 6 (4.51%) Telecoms
16 5 (3.76%) ERP
16 5 (3.76%) Infor
17 4 (3.01%) Feasibility Study

RPG IV
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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.77%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.50%) Apache
3 1 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (2.26%) MS Office
2 1 (0.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.53%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.05%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Synon
General
1 70 (52.63%) Finance
2 6 (4.51%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.01%) Banking
4 2 (1.50%) Billing
5 1 (0.75%) Automotive
5 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 84 (63.16%) Developer
2 83 (62.41%) RPG Developer
3 78 (58.65%) AS400 Developer
4 43 (32.33%) Analyst
5 33 (24.81%) Programmer
6 32 (24.06%) Analyst Programmer
6 32 (24.06%) RPG Analyst Programmer
6 32 (24.06%) RPG Programmer
7 11 (8.27%) Applications Support
7 11 (8.27%) Applications Support Analyst
7 11 (8.27%) Support Analyst
8 6 (4.51%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (4.51%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 6 (4.51%) Senior Programme Analyst
8 6 (4.51%) Senior Programmer
8 6 (4.51%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
8 6 (4.51%) Senior RPG Programmer
9 4 (3.01%) Developer Analyst
9 4 (3.01%) Senior RPG Developer
9 4 (3.01%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.52%) XML
2 9 (6.77%) Middleware
2 9 (6.77%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (6.77%) XML Messaging
3 8 (6.02%) HTML
4 4 (3.01%) .NET
5 1 (0.75%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 112 (84.21%) AS400
2 66 (49.62%) iSeries
3 7 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.26%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (2.26%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.50%) iPad
5 2 (1.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (13.53%) System Testing
2 13 (9.77%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (8.27%) ITIL
4 9 (6.77%) ETL
4 9 (6.77%) Waterfall
5 6 (4.51%) Unit Testing
6 5 (3.76%) ERP
7 4 (3.01%) Feasibility Study
7 4 (3.01%) Scrum
8 3 (2.26%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (1.50%) Logistics
9 2 (1.50%) Technical Analysis
10 1 (0.75%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.75%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 133 (100.00%) RPG
2 50 (37.59%) SQL
3 18 (13.53%) RPG III
4 8 (6.02%) RPG/400
5 4 (3.01%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.50%) Java
6 2 (1.50%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (4.51%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (13.53%) IFS
2 17 (12.78%) IBM
3 9 (6.77%) Oracle
4 5 (3.76%) Infor
5 4 (3.01%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.50%) SAP
7 1 (0.75%) Google
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