The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for RPG skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM RPG
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 117 133 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 -  
Permanent jobs citing RPG 10 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.58% 0.23% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.86% 0.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 0
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.53% -8.88%  

RPG is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1159 1248 1235
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 67.46% 57.51% 59.92%
Number of salaries quoted 930 1040 1063
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

RPG
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing RPG as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for RPG in Cambridgeshire

RPG
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for RPG in Cambridgeshire

RPG
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Peterborough +13 10 £35,000 -
RPG
East of England

RPG
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for RPG.

1 23 (100.00%) AS400
1 23 (100.00%) RPG IV

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 23 (100.00%) AS400 Developer
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
1 23 (100.00%) RPG Developer
Miscellaneous
1 23 (100.00%) AS400
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) RPG IV