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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RPG Programmer
Rank 855 872 848
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an RPG Programmer 36 24 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.021% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.022% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 18
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £34,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -

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
102603 109261 101023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.49% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 85657 88395 83850
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
Top 13 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 3 September 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 +47 36 £42,000 +24.44% 1
East of England - 13 £45,000 - 1
Norwich - 11 £45,000 - 1
Norfolk - 11 £45,000 - 1
South West -5 9 £42,000 +40.00%
London +18 8 - -
Gloucestershire - 7 £42,000 -
West Midlands - 6 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 6 £40,000 -
Bath +8 2 £40,000 +33.33%
Somerset 0 2 £40,000 +33.33%
Essex - 2 - -
Loughton - 1 - -

RPG Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 60 (100.00%) RPG
2 44 (73.33%) RPG IV
3 30 (50.00%) AS400
4 25 (41.67%) SQL
5 23 (38.33%) Finance
6 22 (36.67%) iSeries
7 21 (35.00%) HTML
7 21 (35.00%) CSS
8 16 (26.67%) JavaScript
9 13 (21.67%) DB2
10 11 (18.33%) Retail
10 11 (18.33%) SDLC
11 10 (16.67%) Synon Analyst Programmer
11 10 (16.67%) Synon
12 9 (15.00%) EDI
13 8 (13.33%) XML
14 7 (11.67%) C#
14 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET
14 7 (11.67%) PHP
14 7 (11.67%) Java
14 7 (11.67%) .NET
14 7 (11.67%) Cognos
14 7 (11.67%) JD Edwards
15 6 (10.00%) Oracle
15 6 (10.00%) WebSphere
15 6 (10.00%) Banking
16 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
16 5 (8.33%) RPG/400
16 5 (8.33%) Degree
16 5 (8.33%) INSURE/90

RPG Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 6 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) INSURE/90
2 3 (5.00%) BPCS
3 1 (1.67%) Misys Equation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Synon
General
1 23 (38.33%) Finance
2 11 (18.33%) Retail
3 6 (10.00%) Banking
4 5 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.00%) HTML
1 21 (35.00%) CSS
2 10 (16.67%) Synon Analyst Programmer
3 9 (15.00%) EDI
4 8 (13.33%) XML
5 7 (11.67%) .NET
5 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET
6 5 (8.33%) Web Services
7 3 (5.00%) Ext JS
8 1 (1.67%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 30 (50.00%) AS400
2 22 (36.67%) iSeries
3 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Windows
1 1 (1.67%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.33%) SDLC
2 5 (8.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (8.33%) Scrum
2 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (3.33%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (3.33%) Project Planning
3 2 (3.33%) Web Development
3 2 (3.33%) ERP
3 2 (3.33%) PDM
4 1 (1.67%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (1.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (1.67%) Migration
4 1 (1.67%) Information Security
4 1 (1.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) RPG
2 44 (73.33%) RPG IV
3 25 (41.67%) SQL
4 16 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 7 (11.67%) PHP
5 7 (11.67%) C#
5 7 (11.67%) Java
6 5 (8.33%) RPG/400
7 1 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Cognos
1 7 (11.67%) JD Edwards
2 6 (10.00%) Oracle
3 2 (3.33%) JDA
4 1 (1.67%) Misys
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