The table below looks at the statistics for RPG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM RPG
Rank - 246 220
Permanent jobs citing RPG 0 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.057% 0.087%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.12% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
RPG
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 Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3585 3445 3020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 48.95% 48.87% 52.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3014 2727 2557
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

RPG
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

RPG Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

RPG
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

RPG Salary Trend in Yorkshire