Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM RPG
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 121 145
Rank change year-on-year +14 +24 +4
Permanent jobs citing RPG 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.078% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.51% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Kent median annual salary £55,000 £27,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% -35.29% +34.92%
10th Percentile £52,500 £26,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £34,875 £43,750
South East median annual salary £31,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -25.88% +13.33% -

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 Kent with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 735 792 1,148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 57.33% 48.83% 53.57%
Number of salaries quoted 631 684 1,049
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £59,925 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%

RPG
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for RPG in Kent

RPG
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for RPG in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Kent region with a requirement for RPG.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Infor
1 1 (100.00%) IT Audit
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy

RPG
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Head of IT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) IT Audit
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Infor
1 1 (100.00%) VMware