The table below looks at the statistics for RPG IV skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG IV 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 IV (ILE RPG)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,400
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.76%
RPG IV
England

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

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2607 2526 2482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.42% 49.22% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2348 2189 2164
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

RPG IV
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

RPG IV Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

RPG IV
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

RPG IV Salary Trend in the West Midlands

RPG IV
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 5 (100.00%) RPG
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Release Management
3 2 (40.00%) AS400
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

RPG IV
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) AS400 Support
2 2 (40.00%) RPG Developer
2 2 (40.00%) AS400 Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Release Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) AS400
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
1 3 (60.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) RPG
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM