The first table below looks at the demand for RPG/400 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG/400 over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG/400
Rank 879 858 882
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +24
Permanent jobs citing RPG/400 2 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.011% 0.011%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.003% 0.021% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 13
Average salary £41,000 £33,500 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.38% -8.46%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £33,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
+22.38% -8.46%
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
60005 56979 63005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.53% 52.56% 53.64%
Number of salaries quoted 50842 48864 55418
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

RPG/400
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RPG/400 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

RPG/400 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RPG/400
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RPG/400 within the UK.

RPG/400 Salary Trend in the UK

RPG/400
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG/400 within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
South West -25 1 - -
England -70 1 - - 2
Scotland - 1 £41,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £41,000 -
Devon - 1 - -

RPG/400
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing RPG/400 also 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 that cited RPG/400.

1 20 (100.00%) RPG
1 20 (100.00%) RPG IV
2 15 (75.00%) Banking
3 14 (70.00%) SQL
4 13 (65.00%) XML
4 13 (65.00%) Migration
5 12 (60.00%) Telecoms
5 12 (60.00%) ETL
5 12 (60.00%) Web Services
5 12 (60.00%) Degree
5 12 (60.00%) Unit Testing
5 12 (60.00%) Data Migration
6 6 (30.00%) AS400
7 4 (20.00%) Finance
7 4 (20.00%) iSeries
8 3 (15.00%) Misys Midas
9 2 (10.00%) Retail
9 2 (10.00%) Fiserv
9 2 (10.00%) Misys Equation
9 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
9 2 (10.00%) ERP
9 2 (10.00%) Project Management
9 2 (10.00%) DB2
9 2 (10.00%) Java
9 2 (10.00%) Misys
10 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (5.00%) Broadband
10 1 (5.00%) IBM
10 1 (5.00%) VC++
10 1 (5.00%) MQSeries

RPG/400
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing RPG/400 also 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 that cited RPG/400. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Misys Midas
2 2 (10.00%) Misys Equation
3 1 (5.00%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) DB2
General
1 15 (75.00%) Banking
2 12 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (10.00%) Retail
4 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (5.00%) Automotive
5 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Programmer
4 4 (20.00%) Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Programmer
5 3 (15.00%) RPG Developer
6 2 (10.00%) RPG Programmer
6 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
6 2 (10.00%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (10.00%) Development Team Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Development Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (5.00%) AS400 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) XML
2 12 (60.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) EDI
3 1 (5.00%) J2EE
3 1 (5.00%) JSON
3 1 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) AS400
2 4 (20.00%) iSeries
3 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.00%) SWIFT
3 1 (5.00%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Migration
2 12 (60.00%) ETL
2 12 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 12 (60.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (10.00%) ERP
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Logistics
4 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Web Development
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) RPG
1 20 (100.00%) RPG IV
2 14 (70.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) VC++
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) C++
4 1 (5.00%) RPG III
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Fiserv
1 2 (10.00%) Misys
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) SAP