Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for RPG skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RPG over the 6 months to 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM RPG
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 180 200
Rank change year-on-year -16 +20 -19
Permanent jobs citing RPG 4 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.11% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.25% 0.45% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 3
Birmingham median annual salary - £38,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -22.50% +25.00%
West Midlands median annual salary £26,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -24.29% -12.50% -

RPG is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,610 1,792 1,624
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 42.80% 47.48% 34.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,343 1,530 1,389
Birmingham median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £41,750 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +4.38% +3.90% +2.67%

RPG
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing RPG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for RPG in Birmingham

RPG
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for RPG in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT jobs citing RPG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for RPG.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) EDI
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
1 4 (100.00%) EAI
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
1 4 (100.00%) JD Edwards
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) AS400
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
1 4 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 4 (100.00%) iSeries
1 4 (100.00%) RPG IV
1 4 (100.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Decision-Making

RPG
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Integration Developer
1 4 (100.00%) RPG Developer
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) AS400
1 4 (100.00%) iSeries
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 4 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 4 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Decision-Making
1 4 (100.00%) EAI
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
1 4 (100.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) RPG IV
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) JD Edwards