The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG/400
Rank 910 926 935
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +9
Permanent jobs citing RPG/400 25 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.010% 0.002%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.047% 0.021% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 0
Average salary £36,500 £30,565 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,565 -
% change year-on-year
+14.51% -

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
52734 53572 56146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.07% 50.33% 53.34%
Number of salaries quoted 45496 46036 47133
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RPG/400 over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 within the UK.

RPG/400 Salary Histogram in the UK

RPG/400
Top 18 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 10 February 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
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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 +32 19 £38,000 -15.55% 1
East Midlands +14 11 £38,500 -14.44%
Leicestershire +8 6 £38,000 -15.55%
South Wales +7 4 £33,173 +8.53%
Wales +5 4 £33,173 +8.53%
East of England - 4 £33,173 -
Cardiff - 4 £33,173 -
Peterborough - 4 £33,173 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £33,173 -
London +9 2 £55,000 - 1
Leicester +1 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
West Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £32,500 -
Hinckley - 1 £47,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £32,500 -

RPG/400
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 31 (100.00%) RPG
2 23 (74.19%) SQL
3 22 (70.97%) AS400
4 15 (48.39%) iSeries
4 15 (48.39%) RPG IV
5 11 (35.48%) Banking
6 9 (29.03%) IBM
6 9 (29.03%) OS/400
7 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (25.81%) Scrum
7 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
7 8 (25.81%) Finance
7 8 (25.81%) Degree
7 8 (25.81%) Unit Testing
8 7 (22.58%) FTP
8 7 (22.58%) COBOL
8 7 (22.58%) MS Office
9 6 (19.35%) Business Analysis
9 6 (19.35%) RPG III
10 5 (16.13%) Project Management
10 5 (16.13%) MS Visio
10 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
11 4 (12.90%) EDI
11 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
11 4 (12.90%) Driving Licence
12 3 (9.68%) Automotive
12 3 (9.68%) Replication
12 3 (9.68%) High Availability
12 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (9.68%) LPAR

RPG/400
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Office
2 5 (16.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) FTP
2 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) DB2
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (35.48%) Banking
2 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
3 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
4 3 (9.68%) Automotive
5 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Analyst
2 19 (61.29%) Programmer
3 14 (45.16%) Analyst Programmer
4 9 (29.03%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (29.03%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 9 (29.03%) Senior Programme Analyst
4 9 (29.03%) Senior Programmer
5 6 (19.35%) Developer
5 6 (19.35%) RPG Programmer
6 5 (16.13%) AS400 Developer
7 4 (12.90%) AS400 Programmer
8 3 (9.68%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
8 3 (9.68%) AS400 Support
8 3 (9.68%) RPG Developer
8 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
9 2 (6.45%) Consultant
9 2 (6.45%) RPG Analyst Programmer
10 1 (3.23%) Senior AS400 Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) EDI
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (70.97%) AS400
2 15 (48.39%) iSeries
3 4 (12.90%) Driving Licence
4 3 (9.68%) LPAR
4 3 (9.68%) Replication
5 2 (6.45%) Life Science
6 1 (3.23%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (25.81%) Scrum
1 8 (25.81%) Unit Testing
2 6 (19.35%) Business Analysis
3 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
3 5 (16.13%) Project Management
4 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (9.68%) High Availability
4 3 (9.68%) Performance Management
4 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
4 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.45%) System Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.23%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) RPG
2 23 (74.19%) SQL
3 15 (48.39%) RPG IV
4 7 (22.58%) COBOL
5 6 (19.35%) RPG III
6 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) IBM
2 3 (9.68%) JD Edwards
3 2 (6.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) JDA
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
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