Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for RPG IV skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RPG IV over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 831 839 901
Rank change year-on-year +8 +62 +21
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 13 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.017% 0.016% 0.026%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.032% 0.029% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 7
London median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% -8.33%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,500 £44,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £77,500 £64,500
England median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -1.25% -4.76% -1.18%

RPG IV 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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 41096 41093 47548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 55.05% 54.43% 53.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32629 36089 40993
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

RPG IV
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for RPG IV in London

RPG IV
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for RPG IV in London

RPG IV
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RPG IV in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for RPG IV in London

RPG IV
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG IV within the London 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
West London +21 6 £57,500 -23.33%
North London - 3 £37,500 -
RPG IV
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing RPG IV 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 London region with a requirement for RPG IV.

1 13 (100.00%) RPG
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) IBM
3 8 (61.54%) iSeries
4 7 (53.85%) RPG/400
5 6 (46.15%) Change Control
5 6 (46.15%) Systems Analysis
5 6 (46.15%) JD Edwards
5 6 (46.15%) Project Management
5 6 (46.15%) AS400
5 6 (46.15%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) DB2
7 3 (23.08%) Misys Equation
7 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Misys
7 3 (23.08%) RPG III
7 3 (23.08%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (23.08%) Banking
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
9 1 (7.69%) OS/400

RPG IV
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Misys Equation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) DB2
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Project Leader
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst Programmer
2 4 (30.77%) Programmer
2 4 (30.77%) RPG Analyst Programmer
2 4 (30.77%) RPG Programmer
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.69%) AS400 Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) RPG Developer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) iSeries
2 6 (46.15%) AS400
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Change Control
1 6 (46.15%) Project Management
1 6 (46.15%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Translating Business Requirements
2 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) RPG
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) RPG/400
4 3 (23.08%) RPG III
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) IBM
2 6 (46.15%) JD Edwards
3 3 (23.08%) Misys
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft