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

IBM RPG III
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 901 959
Permanent jobs citing RPG III 0 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England - 0.015% 0.002%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.029% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 2
Median salary - £43,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -33.84%  
UK excluding London median salary - £43,000 -

RPG III 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 England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 46468 48428 53705
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 56.11% 53.11% 51.75%
Number of salaries quoted 39240 42440 46236
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

RPG III
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for RPG III in England

RPG III
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for RPG III in England