The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
Rank - - 193
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.041%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,850
% change year-on-year
- -8.20%
Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2577 2642 2620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.96% 47.58% 53.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2219 2340 2322
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
RPG IV
England

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 7 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) RPG
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Delphi
2 2 (66.67%) AS400
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 3 (100.00%) Programmer
2 2 (66.67%) RPG Programmer
2 2 (66.67%) RPG Analyst Programmer
2 2 (66.67%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) RPG
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Delphi
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA