Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM RPG
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 324 - 414
Rank change year-on-year - +414 +68
Permanent jobs citing RPG 2 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.020% - 0.059%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.034% - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 10
City of London median annual salary £60,000 - £55,000
10th Percentile £57,500 - £46,000
90th Percentile £62,500 - £60,375
Central London median annual salary £60,000 - £55,000

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 the City of London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5805 6753 9378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 56.82% 58.10% 54.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5316 6231 8273
City of London median annual salary £61,500 £58,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.03% +0.87% +4.55%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £34,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

RPG
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing RPG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for RPG in the City of London

RPG
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for RPG in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for RPG.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) AS400
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) iSeries
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Control-M
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (50.00%) Java

RPG
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Banking Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) RPG Analyst Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) RPG Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Analyst Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) AS400
1 2 (100.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM