The table below looks at the statistics for RPG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG
Rank 60 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RPG 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.34% - 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.74% - 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
RPG
Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
219 333 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 48.88% 70.85% 70.72%
Number of salaries quoted 189 279 315
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 £25,000 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

RPG
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

RPG Salary Trend in Warrington

RPG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) JMS
1 6 (100.00%) BT
1 6 (100.00%) Billing
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) Swing
2 4 (66.67%) Synon
2 4 (66.67%) AS400
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) iSeries
2 4 (66.67%) RPG/400
2 4 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) DB2
3 2 (33.33%) Ant
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) XSLT
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) JBoss
3 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Eclipse

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) JBoss
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 2 (33.33%) Mule
1 2 (33.33%) Confluence
1 2 (33.33%) Apache ServiceMix
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Synon
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Ant
2 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (100.00%) Billing
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) JMS
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) Swing
3 2 (33.33%) XSLT
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) SAML
3 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Flex
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) OpenID
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) LESS
3 2 (33.33%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) iSeries
2 4 (66.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) AOP
2 2 (33.33%) Product Management
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) RPG/400
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) BT
2 2 (33.33%) Perforce
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) TIBCO