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 2 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank 77 95 99
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +4
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 24 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.81% 0.64% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.69% 1.32% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 4
Median salary £41,000 £33,173 £39,783
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.59% -16.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,565 £36,683
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,783
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
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
651 682 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 49.10% 48.61% 45.43%
Number of salaries quoted 575 567 548
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 2 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +24 24 £41,000 +23.59%
RPG IV
UK

RPG IV
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, 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 32 (100.00%) RPG
1 32 (100.00%) AS400
1 32 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 6 (18.75%) RPG/400
2 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) C
3 4 (12.50%) iSeries
4 2 (6.25%) SDLC
4 2 (6.25%) Java

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:

General
1 32 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (100.00%) Developer
1 32 (100.00%) RPG Developer
2 30 (93.75%) AS400 Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Senior AS400 Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Senior Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Senior RPG Developer
4 4 (12.50%) AS400 Programmer
4 4 (12.50%) Programmer
4 4 (12.50%) RPG Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 32 (100.00%) AS400
2 4 (12.50%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (6.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) RPG
2 6 (18.75%) C
2 6 (18.75%) RPG/400
2 6 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree