The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for RPG/400 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RPG/400 over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM RPG/400
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 861 893 951
Rank change year-on-year +32 +58  
Permanent jobs citing RPG/400 6 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.013% 0.002%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.013% 0.025% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 2
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% -41.53%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £30,565
% change year-on-year -1.31% +24.32%  

RPG/400 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 47186 48409 53816
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 56.12% 53.10% 51.77%
Number of salaries quoted 39882 42440 46340
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/400
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing RPG/400 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for RPG/400 in England

RPG/400
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RPG/400 in England.

Salary trend for RPG/400 in England

RPG/400
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/400 within the England region over the 3 months to 26 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 - 4 £37,500 -
South East - 2 - -
RPG/400
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing RPG/400 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 England region with a requirement for RPG/400.

1 12 (100.00%) RPG
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) RPG IV
3 10 (83.33%) JD Edwards
4 9 (75.00%) ITIL
4 9 (75.00%) Technical Analysis
5 8 (66.67%) Synon
5 8 (66.67%) Unit Testing
5 8 (66.67%) iPad
6 3 (25.00%) iSeries
6 3 (25.00%) AS400
7 2 (16.67%) Firewall
7 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
7 2 (16.67%) CentOS
7 2 (16.67%) Windows
7 2 (16.67%) Linux
7 2 (16.67%) Apache
7 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
7 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
7 2 (16.67%) VBA
7 2 (16.67%) .NET
7 2 (16.67%) Mercator
7 2 (16.67%) DB2
7 2 (16.67%) IIS
7 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
7 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 2 (16.67%) VPN
7 2 (16.67%) IBM
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis

RPG/400
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 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (8.33%) JDE World
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Synon
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Support Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Software Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) AS400 Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) AS400 Support
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) JDE Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) iPad
2 3 (25.00%) AS400
2 3 (25.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) CentOS
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
1 9 (75.00%) Technical Analysis
2 8 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) RPG
2 11 (91.67%) RPG IV
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 2 (16.67%) VBA
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) JD Edwards
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Mercator
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle