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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG IV over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 99 69 92
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +23
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 3 36 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.24% 2.64% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 4.18% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3 24 3
Average salary £45,000 £38,783 £38,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.03% -0.30%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
RPG IV
UK

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
662 861 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 52.13% 63.22% 55.38%
Number of salaries quoted 570 781 572
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,855 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

RPG IV
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RPG IV across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RPG IV across the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

RPG IV Salary Histogram in Wales

RPG IV
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG IV within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 November 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
(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
South Wales -26 3 £45,000 +16.03%
RPG IV
UK

RPG IV
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing RPG IV 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 IV.

1 3 (100.00%) RPG
2 2 (66.67%) AS400
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) iSeries
3 1 (33.33%) RPG/400
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) ETL

RPG IV
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing RPG IV 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 IV. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 3 (100.00%) Programmer
2 2 (66.67%) RPG Programmer
2 2 (66.67%) RPG Analyst Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) AS400
1 2 (66.67%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) RPG
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree