The table below looks at the statistics for RPG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM RPG
Rank 25 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing RPG 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.83% 1.54% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 4.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £55,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
RPG
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Programming Languages Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52 75 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 47.71% 38.46% 64.04%
Number of salaries quoted 51 60 72
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

RPG
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RPG across the Wakefield region.

RPG Salary Trend in Wakefield

RPG
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield region citing RPG 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.

1 2 (100.00%) AS400
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) FMCG

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield region citing RPG 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) AS400
2 1 (50.00%) FMCG
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago