Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for RPG skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RPG over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM RPG
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 137 159
Rank change year-on-year -8 +22 -4
Permanent jobs citing RPG 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.13% 0.047% 0.038%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 0.075% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Glasgow median annual salary £26,250 - -
Scotland median annual salary £26,250 - -

RPG 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 Glasgow with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1471 1331 1534
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 63.79% 62.05% 58.93%
Number of salaries quoted 924 688 892
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,750 £28,525
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

RPG
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing RPG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for RPG in Glasgow

RPG
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for RPG in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing RPG 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for RPG.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) AS400
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) iSeries
1 3 (100.00%) Power BI
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS

RPG
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) Power BI
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Business Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) AS400 Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) AS400
1 3 (100.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM