Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an RPG Programmer was £38,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1129 1148 1218
Rank change year-on-year +19 +70 +66
Permanent jobs requiring an RPG Programmer 34 59 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.020% 0.033% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.034% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 33 59 50
England median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% -4.76% +12.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
UK median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -3.75% -4.76% +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161568 172325 198595
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130662 145385 166655
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

RPG Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured RPG Programmer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North of England +9 24 £38,500 -3.75%
Yorkshire - 19 £38,500 -
London +5 5 £38,750 -26.19%
North West -44 5 £45,000 +12.50%
South East +57 3 £35,000 -12.50%
East of England +8 2 £37,500 -
RPG Programmer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 34 (100.00%) RPG
2 33 (97.06%) AS400
3 29 (85.29%) RPG IV
3 29 (85.29%) SQL
4 8 (23.53%) iSeries
4 8 (23.53%) IBM
5 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (11.76%) Apache
6 4 (11.76%) VB.NET
6 4 (11.76%) HTML
6 4 (11.76%) .NET
6 4 (11.76%) Banking
6 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
7 3 (8.82%) ERP
8 2 (5.88%) DB2
8 2 (5.88%) EDI
8 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.88%) Misys
8 2 (5.88%) JD Edwards
8 2 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (5.88%) G Suite
8 2 (5.88%) Retail
8 2 (5.88%) Google
8 2 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (5.88%) Misys Equation
8 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.88%) RPG/400
9 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.94%) Pentaho

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 4 (11.76%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) MQSeries
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (5.88%) Misys Equation
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) G Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) DB2
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) Pentaho
General
1 4 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) .NET
1 4 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (5.88%) EDI
3 1 (2.94%) EDIFACT
3 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (97.06%) AS400
2 8 (23.53%) iSeries
3 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
1 1 (2.94%) OS/400
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (8.82%) ERP
2 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (2.94%) Change Control
3 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (2.94%) High Availability
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL
3 1 (2.94%) SDLC
3 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
3 1 (2.94%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) RPG
2 29 (85.29%) RPG IV
2 29 (85.29%) SQL
3 4 (11.76%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.88%) RPG/400
5 1 (2.94%) ActionScript
5 1 (2.94%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (2.94%) Java
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) RPG III
5 1 (2.94%) VBA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) IBM
2 2 (5.88%) Google
2 2 (5.88%) JD Edwards
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Misys
3 1 (2.94%) Cognos