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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 786 912 968
Rank change year-on-year
+126 +56
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 79 57 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.053% 0.016%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 0.10% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 66 38 10
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £36,750 £30,565
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

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
47777 56274 57553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.47% 52.43% 50.07%
Number of salaries quoted 41004 48336 49226
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 December 2016 within the UK.

RPG IV Salary Histogram in the UK

RPG IV
Top 23 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 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +96 72 £40,000 -4.76% 3
South East - 21 £45,000 - 1
East of England +34 15 £35,000 -22.22%
Cambridgeshire +22 14 £35,000 +5.50%
Peterborough +8 14 £35,000 +5.50%
South West +15 13 £40,000 -2.43% 1
North West -17 13 £32,000 -20.00%
Hampshire - 13 - -
London +59 8 £46,250 -15.90% 1
Wiltshire +21 7 £40,000 -
Cardiff +10 7 £33,173 -17.06%
Wales -3 7 £33,173 -17.06%
South Wales -4 7 £33,173 -17.06%
Slough - 7 £45,000 -
Berkshire - 7 £45,000 -
Gloucestershire -6 6 £40,000 -2.43%
East Midlands - 2 £38,000 -
Chorley +1 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Lancashire -3 1 £42,500 +6.25%
West Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
Chichester - 1 £50,000 -
Watford - 1 £37,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £37,500 -

RPG IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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.

1 122 (100.00%) RPG
2 105 (86.07%) AS400
3 80 (65.57%) Finance
4 75 (61.48%) iSeries
5 49 (40.16%) SQL
6 26 (21.31%) DB2
7 20 (16.39%) FTP
7 20 (16.39%) RPG III
8 19 (15.57%) System Testing
8 19 (15.57%) IFS
9 15 (12.30%) IBM
10 13 (10.66%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (10.66%) XML
11 9 (7.38%) ITIL
11 9 (7.38%) Oracle
11 9 (7.38%) ERP
11 9 (7.38%) WebSphere MQ
11 9 (7.38%) Middleware
11 9 (7.38%) ETL
11 9 (7.38%) XML Messaging
11 9 (7.38%) Waterfall
11 9 (7.38%) WebSphere
12 7 (5.74%) Degree
12 7 (5.74%) RPG/400
13 6 (4.92%) Infor
14 5 (4.10%) Unit Testing
14 5 (4.10%) HTML
15 4 (3.28%) Java
15 4 (3.28%) Telecoms
15 4 (3.28%) Scrum

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 (7.38%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.82%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (2.46%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.46%) MS Office
2 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.39%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (21.31%) DB2
General
1 80 (65.57%) Finance
2 4 (3.28%) Banking
2 4 (3.28%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.82%) Automotive
3 1 (0.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 79 (64.75%) Developer
2 73 (59.84%) RPG Developer
3 71 (58.20%) AS400 Developer
4 44 (36.07%) Analyst
5 38 (31.15%) Programmer
5 38 (31.15%) RPG Programmer
6 35 (28.69%) Analyst Programmer
6 35 (28.69%) RPG Analyst Programmer
7 14 (11.48%) Senior Analyst
7 14 (11.48%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 14 (11.48%) Senior Programme Analyst
7 14 (11.48%) Senior Programmer
7 14 (11.48%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
7 14 (11.48%) Senior RPG Programmer
8 9 (7.38%) Applications Support
8 9 (7.38%) Applications Support Analyst
8 9 (7.38%) Support Analyst
9 8 (6.56%) AS400 Programmer
10 5 (4.10%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
10 5 (4.10%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.66%) XML
2 9 (7.38%) Middleware
2 9 (7.38%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (7.38%) XML Messaging
3 5 (4.10%) HTML
4 1 (0.82%) .NET
4 1 (0.82%) CSS
4 1 (0.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 105 (86.07%) AS400
2 75 (61.48%) iSeries
3 4 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.46%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (2.46%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.82%) Windows
1 1 (0.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.57%) System Testing
2 13 (10.66%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (7.38%) ERP
3 9 (7.38%) ETL
3 9 (7.38%) ITIL
3 9 (7.38%) Waterfall
4 5 (4.10%) Unit Testing
5 4 (3.28%) Feasibility Study
5 4 (3.28%) Scrum
6 3 (2.46%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (1.64%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (1.64%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (0.82%) SDLC
8 1 (0.82%) SOA
8 1 (0.82%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 122 (100.00%) RPG
2 49 (40.16%) SQL
3 20 (16.39%) RPG III
4 7 (5.74%) RPG/400
5 4 (3.28%) Java
6 3 (2.46%) C
7 2 (1.64%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.82%) C#
8 1 (0.82%) COBOL
8 1 (0.82%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 7 (5.74%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (15.57%) IFS
2 15 (12.30%) IBM
3 9 (7.38%) Oracle
4 6 (4.92%) Infor
5 3 (2.46%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.82%) Google
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