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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM RPG/400
Rank 893 929 872
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -57
Permanent jobs citing RPG/400 4 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.002% 0.010%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.007% 0.003% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 11
Average salary £31,869 £41,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.27% +22.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £41,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,173 £41,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,869 £41,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-22.27% +22.38%

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
56407 61007 57337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.38% 51.83% 52.65%
Number of salaries quoted 48046 51849 49225
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 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 28 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cardiff - 4 £31,869 -
South Wales - 4 £31,869 -
Wales - 4 £31,869 -

RPG/400
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) RPG
1 11 (100.00%) RPG IV
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) Finance
3 7 (63.64%) Degree
3 7 (63.64%) iSeries
4 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 5 (45.45%) INSURE/90
4 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) Banking
4 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
4 5 (45.45%) DB2
5 4 (36.36%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) IBM Notes
5 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
5 4 (36.36%) ETL
5 4 (36.36%) Lotus
5 4 (36.36%) JSON
5 4 (36.36%) Line Management
6 2 (18.18%) RPG III
6 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Marketing
6 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Synon
6 2 (18.18%) IBM
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) AS400
6 2 (18.18%) C#

RPG/400
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 (36.36%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) INSURE/90
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Synon
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
2 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst Programmer
1 9 (81.82%) Programmer
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
1 9 (81.82%) Senior Analyst
1 9 (81.82%) Senior Analyst Programmer
1 9 (81.82%) Senior Programmer
2 5 (45.45%) RPG Programmer
2 5 (45.45%) RPG Analyst Programmer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior RPG Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior RPG Programmer
2 5 (45.45%) Developer Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) RPG Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) XML
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) iSeries
2 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
3 2 (18.18%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Scrum
1 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) ETL
2 4 (36.36%) Line Management
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) RPG
1 11 (100.00%) RPG IV
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) RPG III
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Lotus
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
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