The table below looks at the statistics for the RPG Programmer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RPG Programmer
Rank 859 905 858
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -47
Permanent jobs requiring an RPG Programmer 33 24 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.021% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.022% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 30 21 12
Average salary £41,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,173 £30,000 £33,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

RPG Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

RPG Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RPG Programmer
Salary Trend

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

RPG Programmer Salary Trend in the UK

RPG Programmer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RPG Programmer over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

RPG Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

RPG Programmer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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 27 £42,000 +37.70% 1
South West -3 13 £42,000 +40.00%
Gloucestershire - 11 £42,000 -
South Wales - 6 £33,173 -
Cardiff - 6 £33,173 -
Wales - 6 £33,173 -
West Midlands - 5 £40,000 -
East of England - 5 £45,000 - 1
Norfolk - 5 £45,000 - 1
Norwich - 5 £45,000 - 1
Birmingham - 5 £40,000 -
London +32 4 £57,500 -
Bath +10 2 £40,000 +33.33%
Somerset +6 2 £40,000 +33.33%
City of London - 1 £57,500 -

RPG Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited RPG Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 54 (100.00%) RPG
2 41 (75.93%) RPG IV
3 34 (62.96%) AS400
4 28 (51.85%) Finance
5 23 (42.59%) iSeries
6 21 (38.89%) SQL
7 19 (35.19%) SDLC
8 17 (31.48%) HTML
8 17 (31.48%) CSS
9 16 (29.63%) JavaScript
10 9 (16.67%) Synon
10 9 (16.67%) Synon Analyst Programmer
11 8 (14.81%) DB2
12 6 (11.11%) BPCS
12 6 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (11.11%) Banking
13 5 (9.26%) WebSphere
13 5 (9.26%) INSURE/90
13 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
13 5 (9.26%) Degree
13 5 (9.26%) RPG/400
13 5 (9.26%) Scrum
13 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
13 5 (9.26%) JD Edwards
13 5 (9.26%) Web Services
13 5 (9.26%) Java
13 5 (9.26%) Oracle
14 4 (7.41%) Retail
15 3 (5.56%) C#
15 3 (5.56%) .NET

RPG Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited RPG Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (11.11%) BPCS
2 5 (9.26%) INSURE/90
3 1 (1.85%) Misys Equation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Synon
General
1 28 (51.85%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Banking
3 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.41%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (31.48%) CSS
1 17 (31.48%) HTML
2 9 (16.67%) Synon Analyst Programmer
3 5 (9.26%) Web Services
4 3 (5.56%) XML
4 3 (5.56%) EDI
4 3 (5.56%) Ext JS
4 3 (5.56%) .NET
4 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (62.96%) AS400
2 23 (42.59%) iSeries
3 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) SDLC
2 6 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (9.26%) Scrum
3 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
4 2 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (3.70%) Project Planning
5 1 (1.85%) Web Development
5 1 (1.85%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (1.85%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (1.85%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) RPG
2 41 (75.93%) RPG IV
3 21 (38.89%) SQL
4 16 (29.63%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.26%) Java
5 5 (9.26%) RPG/400
6 3 (5.56%) C#
6 3 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle
1 5 (9.26%) JD Edwards
2 3 (5.56%) Cognos
3 1 (1.85%) Misys
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