The median annual salary for an RPG Programmer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

RPG Programmer
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 816 858 941
Rank change year-on-year +42 +83  
Permanent jobs requiring an RPG Programmer 39 49 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.047% 0.053% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.055% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 36 40 15
Median salary £40,000 £43,125 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.24% +7.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £57,500 £42,705
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80108 89468 100526
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.97% 96.55% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 65932 76287 83736
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
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 Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured RPG Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for RPG Programmer in England

RPG Programmer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for RPG Programmer in England

RPG Programmer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RPG Programmer in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for RPG Programmer in England

RPG Programmer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG Programmer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
North West -45 15 £40,000 -5.88%
London +43 10 £42,500 -19.04%
Yorkshire - 7 £38,500 -
West Midlands +17 5 £35,000 -39.13%
South East +39 1 £32,500 -23.52%
South West +3 1 £40,000 +25.00%
RPG Programmer
UK

RPG Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, RPG Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring RPG Programmer in the job title.

1 66 (100.00%) RPG
2 53 (80.30%) AS400
3 44 (66.67%) iSeries
4 40 (60.61%) SQL
5 32 (48.48%) RPG IV
6 29 (43.94%) IBM
7 24 (36.36%) ERP
8 23 (34.85%) SDLC
9 20 (30.30%) Waterfall
9 20 (30.30%) Greenfield Project
9 20 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (30.30%) Unit Testing
9 20 (30.30%) ITIL
9 20 (30.30%) DB2
10 10 (15.15%) HTML
10 10 (15.15%) Misys
10 10 (15.15%) Misys Equation
10 10 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (15.15%) Banking
10 10 (15.15%) Translating Business Requirements
11 9 (13.64%) VB.NET
11 9 (13.64%) .NET
12 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
12 8 (12.12%) Apache
12 8 (12.12%) Mobile App
13 5 (7.58%) Finance
14 4 (6.06%) JD Edwards
15 2 (3.03%) XML
15 2 (3.03%) Java
16 1 (1.52%) JavaScript

RPG Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 8 (12.12%) Apache
2 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Misys Equation
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.30%) DB2
2 1 (1.52%) MySQL
2 1 (1.52%) Pentaho
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (15.15%) Banking
2 5 (7.58%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.15%) HTML
2 9 (13.64%) .NET
3 2 (3.03%) XML
4 1 (1.52%) CSS
4 1 (1.52%) EDI
4 1 (1.52%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 53 (80.30%) AS400
2 44 (66.67%) iSeries
3 20 (30.30%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (12.12%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.52%) Linux
1 1 (1.52%) Windows
1 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.36%) ERP
2 23 (34.85%) SDLC
3 20 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (30.30%) ITIL
3 20 (30.30%) Unit Testing
3 20 (30.30%) Waterfall
4 10 (15.15%) Translating Business Requirements
4 10 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (1.52%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.52%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (1.52%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.52%) High Availability
5 1 (1.52%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) RPG
2 40 (60.61%) SQL
3 32 (48.48%) RPG IV
4 9 (13.64%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.03%) Java
6 1 (1.52%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.52%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.52%) PHP
6 1 (1.52%) VBA
Vendors
1 29 (43.94%) IBM
2 10 (15.15%) Misys
3 4 (6.06%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.52%) Cognos