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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank - 92 73
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 0 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.68% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.21% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 16
Average salary - - £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.96%
RPG IV
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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
665 744 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 51.08% 56.32% 48.63%
Number of salaries quoted 569 684 468
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -2.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (100.00%) RPG
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 12 (100.00%) Banking
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
1 12 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 6 (50.00%) RPG/400
2 6 (50.00%) INSURE/90
2 6 (50.00%) Migration
2 6 (50.00%) DB2
2 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (50.00%) XML
2 6 (50.00%) ETL

RPG IV
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) INSURE/90
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 12 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 12 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Programmer
3 4 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (33.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
1 6 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 6 (50.00%) ETL
2 6 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) RPG
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree