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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM RPG
Rank 54 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing RPG 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.79% 0.19% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.35% 0.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £53,000 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.96% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +3.42%
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
239 314 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 53.35% 59.47% 45.96%
Number of salaries quoted 211 240 148
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015, 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 22 (100.00%) Java
1 22 (100.00%) Billing
2 18 (81.82%) Apache Flex
2 18 (81.82%) Oracle
2 18 (81.82%) DB2
2 18 (81.82%) Telecoms
3 14 (63.64%) Validation
4 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
4 8 (36.36%) Degree
4 8 (36.36%) BT
5 7 (31.82%) iSeries
6 5 (22.73%) Product Management
6 5 (22.73%) Confluence
6 5 (22.73%) AS400
6 5 (22.73%) JIRA
6 5 (22.73%) Perforce
6 5 (22.73%) SQL
6 5 (22.73%) Web Services
6 5 (22.73%) JMS
7 4 (18.18%) Swing
7 4 (18.18%) Synon
7 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
7 4 (18.18%) RPG/400
7 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (18.18%) Line Management
8 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
8 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
8 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 5 (22.73%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) JBoss
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.55%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (4.55%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) DB2
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) JIRA
2 4 (18.18%) Synon
3 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.55%) Ant
General
1 22 (100.00%) Billing
2 18 (81.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Production Manager
2 11 (50.00%) Software Manager
3 10 (45.45%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Software Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) Apache Flex
2 5 (22.73%) Web Services
2 5 (22.73%) JMS
3 4 (18.18%) Swing
4 1 (4.55%) SAML
4 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.55%) XSLT
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) SOAP
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) Spring
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
4 1 (4.55%) MyBatis
4 1 (4.55%) LESS
4 1 (4.55%) REST
4 1 (4.55%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 7 (31.82%) iSeries
3 5 (22.73%) AS400
4 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Validation
2 5 (22.73%) Product Management
3 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Line Management
4 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) CRM
5 1 (4.55%) AOP
5 1 (4.55%) MVC
5 1 (4.55%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) RPG/400
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Oracle
2 8 (36.36%) BT
3 5 (22.73%) Perforce
4 1 (4.55%) TIBCO