The table below looks at the statistics for RPG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RPG 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
England / Yorkshire
Rank 220 245 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Permanent jobs citing RPG 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.077% 0.033% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.061% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Median salary £38,750 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

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
2662 3282 3428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 51.53% 54.33% 49.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2325 2744 2879
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
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
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing RPG as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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

RPG
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire - 4 £38,750 -
RPG
England

RPG
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing RPG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for RPG.

1 2 (50.00%) AS400
1 2 (50.00%) iSeries
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) OpenUP
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) AS400 Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) RPG Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) AS400
1 2 (50.00%) iSeries
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) OpenUP
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM