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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG IV over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
England / West Midlands
Rank - 209 -
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 0 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.17% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Median salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

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
2251 2329 2438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.07% 44.42% 48.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1922 1991 2201
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

RPG IV
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands 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 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