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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM RPG/400
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 838 904 941
Rank change year-on-year +66 +37  
Permanent jobs citing RPG/400 6 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.014% 0.006%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.014% 0.028% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 1
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% -15.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.31% -15.55%  

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 43908 50777 50769
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 54.74% 51.87% 50.64%
Number of salaries quoted 37778 44180 43561
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 29 March 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 - 5 £37,500 - 1
West Midlands +31 1 £45,000 +38.46%
RPG/400
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 6 (100.00%) RPG
1 6 (100.00%) JD Edwards
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) RPG IV
2 5 (83.33%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (66.67%) Synon
3 4 (66.67%) iPad
3 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) iSeries
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (16.67%) JDE World
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) AS400
4 1 (16.67%) Validation

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (16.67%) JDE World
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Synon
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Software Support Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) JDE Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) AS400
2 1 (16.67%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Technical Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) RPG
2 5 (83.33%) RPG IV
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
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