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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG/400
Rank 896 856 905
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +49
Permanent jobs citing RPG/400 21 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.024% 0.014%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.033% 0.045% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 18
Average salary £38,783 £35,700 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.63% -0.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,783 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £40,200
UK excluding London average salary £38,783 £36,400 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+6.54% +1.81%
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
63878 59360 67268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.65% 53.46% 53.52%
Number of salaries quoted 53885 50924 59394
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%

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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

RPG/400 Salary Histogram in the UK

RPG/400
Top 11 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +6 12 £38,783 +6.54%
South Wales +4 12 £38,783 +6.54%
Wales -1 12 £38,783 +6.54%
England -52 9 £52,500 +57.89% 1
London -47 7 £52,500 +61.53% 1
North West -7 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Bolton - 1 £40,000 -
Derby - 1 £32,500 -
Manchester - 1 £40,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £32,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £32,500 -

RPG/400
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 36 (100.00%) RPG
1 36 (100.00%) RPG IV
2 28 (77.78%) SQL
2 28 (77.78%) Banking
3 24 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 24 (66.67%) Degree
3 24 (66.67%) Unit Testing
4 19 (52.78%) Migration
4 19 (52.78%) XML
5 18 (50.00%) ETL
5 18 (50.00%) Web Services
5 18 (50.00%) Data Migration
6 6 (16.67%) iSeries
6 6 (16.67%) AS400
7 5 (13.89%) Finance
8 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 4 (11.11%) WebSphere
8 4 (11.11%) Web Development
9 3 (8.33%) Misys Midas
9 3 (8.33%) Java
10 2 (5.56%) DB2
10 2 (5.56%) MQSeries
10 2 (5.56%) Project Management
10 2 (5.56%) Misys
10 2 (5.56%) Retail
10 2 (5.56%) Derivative
10 2 (5.56%) Misys Equation
10 2 (5.56%) Fiserv
11 1 (2.78%) Change Control
11 1 (2.78%) RPG III

RPG/400
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.56%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Misys Midas
2 2 (5.56%) Misys Equation
3 1 (2.78%) SunGard GMI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Broadband
1 1 (2.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) DB2
General
1 28 (77.78%) Banking
2 24 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 5 (13.89%) Finance
4 2 (5.56%) Retail
5 1 (2.78%) Games
5 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.78%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.78%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Automotive
5 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (72.22%) Analyst
2 18 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
3 13 (36.11%) Programmer
4 9 (25.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 9 (25.00%) Senior Programmer
4 9 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 7 (19.44%) Developer
6 5 (13.89%) RPG Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Development Manager
8 2 (5.56%) RPG Programmer
8 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
8 2 (5.56%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (5.56%) Development Team Manager
9 1 (2.78%) Developer Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) XML
2 18 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (2.78%) JSON
3 1 (2.78%) jQuery
3 1 (2.78%) FIXML
3 1 (2.78%) EDI
3 1 (2.78%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) iSeries
1 6 (16.67%) AS400
2 2 (5.56%) Derivative
3 1 (2.78%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 19 (52.78%) Migration
3 18 (50.00%) ETL
3 18 (50.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (11.11%) Web Development
5 2 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (2.78%) Change Control
6 1 (2.78%) Change Management
6 1 (2.78%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) Logistics
6 1 (2.78%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.78%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.78%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) RPG
1 36 (100.00%) RPG IV
2 28 (77.78%) SQL
3 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (2.78%) RPG III
5 1 (2.78%) VC++
5 1 (2.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 24 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Misys
1 2 (5.56%) Fiserv
2 1 (2.78%) SunGard
2 1 (2.78%) IBM
City of London
Hudson - London
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago