The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had RPG Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RPG Programmer
Rank 897 958 952
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an RPG Programmer 51 27 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.024% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.025% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 42 24 39
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,646 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +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
99394 108225 115334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 83478 88313 93538
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

RPG Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured RPG Programmer in the job title.

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 1 May 2016 within the UK.

RPG Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

RPG Programmer
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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 +75 49 £40,000 -
North West - 19 £40,000 -
Cheshire - 13 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 12 £40,000 -
South West -10 6 £39,250 -1.87%
Chester - 6 £50,000 -
Kent - 5 £42,500 -
Rugby - 5 £57,500 -
Staffordshire - 5 £35,000 -
Warwickshire - 5 £57,500 -
South East - 5 £42,500 -
Bath +10 4 £37,500 -6.25%
Somerset -4 4 £37,500 -6.25%
East Midlands - 3 £37,500 -
South Wales -1 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Wales -3 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Cardiff -8 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Peterborough - 2 £35,000 -
Midlands - 2 £38,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £41,000 -
East of England - 2 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £35,000 -
Chatham - 1 £43,750 -
Manchester - 1 - -

RPG Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, RPG Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring RPG Programmer in the job title.

1 91 (100.00%) RPG
2 78 (85.71%) AS400
3 56 (61.54%) RPG IV
4 54 (59.34%) iSeries
5 46 (50.55%) Finance
6 32 (35.16%) SQL
7 12 (13.19%) Project Management
8 11 (12.09%) Web Services
9 9 (9.89%) COBOL
9 9 (9.89%) FTP
10 8 (8.79%) Manufacturing
11 7 (7.69%) Banking
11 7 (7.69%) EDI
11 7 (7.69%) Digital Media
12 6 (6.59%) RPG/400
12 6 (6.59%) JD Edwards
13 5 (5.49%) Degree
13 5 (5.49%) RPG III
13 5 (5.49%) People Management
13 5 (5.49%) Computer Science
13 5 (5.49%) Business Analysis
14 4 (4.40%) Change Control
14 4 (4.40%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (4.40%) Advertising
14 4 (4.40%) JavaScript
15 3 (3.30%) CSS
15 3 (3.30%) HTML
15 3 (3.30%) Driving Licence
15 3 (3.30%) OS/400
15 3 (3.30%) Ext JS

RPG Programmer Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 1 (1.10%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.89%) FTP
General
1 46 (50.55%) Finance
2 8 (8.79%) Manufacturing
3 7 (7.69%) Banking
4 4 (4.40%) Advertising
5 2 (2.20%) Retail
5 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.09%) Web Services
2 7 (7.69%) EDI
3 3 (3.30%) CSS
3 3 (3.30%) Ext JS
3 3 (3.30%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 78 (85.71%) AS400
2 54 (59.34%) iSeries
3 7 (7.69%) Digital Media
4 5 (5.49%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.30%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.20%) Xbox
7 1 (1.10%) EPoS
7 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.30%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.19%) Project Management
2 5 (5.49%) Business Analysis
2 5 (5.49%) People Management
3 4 (4.40%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (4.40%) Change Control
4 2 (2.20%) B2B
4 2 (2.20%) B2C
4 2 (2.20%) Front End Development
4 2 (2.20%) SDLC
5 1 (1.10%) Data Entry
5 1 (1.10%) Data Management
5 1 (1.10%) ERP
5 1 (1.10%) Project Planning
5 1 (1.10%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (1.10%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 91 (100.00%) RPG
2 56 (61.54%) RPG IV
3 32 (35.16%) SQL
4 9 (9.89%) COBOL
5 6 (6.59%) RPG/400
6 5 (5.49%) RPG III
7 4 (4.40%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (5.49%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (6.59%) JD Edwards
2 2 (2.20%) SAP
3 1 (1.10%) Infor