The table below looks at the statistics for RPG IV skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG IV over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
UK / Wales
Rank 88 93 97
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 7 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.64% 0.96% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.16% 1.93% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 7
Median salary £33,173 £40,000 £30,565
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.06% +30.86%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

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

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
602 623 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 55.33% 49.96% 54.40%
Number of salaries quoted 531 532 649
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

RPG IV
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing RPG IV as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

RPG IV Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

RPG IV
Salary Trend in Wales

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

RPG IV Salary Trend in Wales

RPG IV
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG IV within the Wales region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +9 7 £33,173 -17.06%
RPG IV
UK

RPG IV
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing RPG IV also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for RPG IV.

1 7 (100.00%) RPG
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) iSeries
2 4 (57.14%) RPG/400
2 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (57.14%) Feasibility Study
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) AS400
3 3 (42.86%) DB2
3 3 (42.86%) FTP
3 3 (42.86%) System Testing
3 3 (42.86%) IFS
3 3 (42.86%) RPG III

RPG IV
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) DB2
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) RPG Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Analyst Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Analyst Programmer
2 4 (57.14%) Developer Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Programmer
2 4 (57.14%) RPG Analyst Programmer
2 4 (57.14%) RPG Programmer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Analyst Programmer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Programme Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Programmer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior RPG Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior RPG Programmer
3 3 (42.86%) AS400 Developer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) iSeries
2 3 (42.86%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Feasibility Study
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
1 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 3 (42.86%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) RPG
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) RPG/400
3 3 (42.86%) RPG III
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) IFS