Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM RPG/400
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1140 1187 1261
Rank change year-on-year +47 +74 +39
Permanent jobs citing RPG/400 8 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.005% 0.001% 0.003%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.009% 0.002% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 5
England median annual salary £57,500 £35,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.12% -17.06% -29.17%
10th Percentile £38,875 £31,925 £36,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £37,575 £59,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £33,173 £40,000
% change year-on-year +73.33% -17.07% -2.44%

RPG/400 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 England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 92650 94366 106942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.45% 53.00% 52.02%
Number of salaries quoted 76800 82071 92316
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.27%

RPG/400
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing RPG/400 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RPG/400 in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 19 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
London +13 7 £57,500 +76.92%
East of England - 1 £37,500 -
RPG/400
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 8 (100.00%) RPG
1 8 (100.00%) RPG IV
2 7 (87.50%) iSeries
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) IBM
3 5 (62.50%) JD Edwards
3 5 (62.50%) Project Management
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Change Control
4 2 (25.00%) AS400
4 2 (25.00%) DB2
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (12.50%) OS/400
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) Google
5 1 (12.50%) G Suite
5 1 (12.50%) RPG III

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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) G Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) DB2
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Project Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) RPG Analyst Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) RPG Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) AS400 Developer
3 1 (12.50%) AS400 Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) RPG Developer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) iSeries
2 2 (25.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Change Control
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
1 5 (62.50%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) RPG
1 8 (100.00%) RPG IV
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) RPG III
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) IBM
2 5 (62.50%) JD Edwards
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft