The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM RPG
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 46 67
Permanent jobs citing RPG 0 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff - 3.51% 1.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 6.92% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 24 9
Median salary - £41,000 £33,173
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.59%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  

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 Cardiff with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 244 347 338
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 48.80% 50.73% 44.71%
Number of salaries quoted 223 322 272
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

RPG
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

RPG
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for RPG in Cardiff