Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM RPG
England > London
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 787 793 848
Rank change year-on-year +6 +55 +39
Permanent jobs citing RPG 23 33 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.033% 0.047% 0.055%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.059% 0.086% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 37
London median annual salary £57,500 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.75% -23.81% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £31,250 £39,250
90th Percentile £61,750 £73,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% -5.56%

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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 38,951 38,294 45,880
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 55.44% 54.67% 54.11%
Number of salaries quoted 32,543 33,391 39,930
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £34,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

RPG
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for RPG in London

RPG
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for RPG in London

RPG
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RPG in London over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for RPG in London

RPG
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 within the London region over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. 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 +24 7 £57,500 -23.33%
Central London - 6 £60,000 -
East London - 1 £45,000 -
RPG
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT jobs citing RPG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for RPG.

1 17 (73.91%) Finance
2 13 (56.52%) AS400
2 13 (56.52%) SQL
3 12 (52.17%) IBM
3 12 (52.17%) iSeries
4 9 (39.13%) RPG IV
5 7 (30.43%) Change Control
6 6 (26.09%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (26.09%) Project Management
6 6 (26.09%) Banking
6 6 (26.09%) JD Edwards
7 5 (21.74%) Java
7 5 (21.74%) RPG/400
8 4 (17.39%) C#
9 3 (13.04%) HTML
9 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
9 3 (13.04%) PHP
9 3 (13.04%) .NET
9 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
9 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
9 3 (13.04%) CSS
9 3 (13.04%) OO
9 3 (13.04%) Python
9 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (13.04%) MVC
9 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
9 3 (13.04%) Lotus
9 3 (13.04%) Financial Institution
9 3 (13.04%) Management Information System

RPG
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) MQSeries
1 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (73.91%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Financial Institution
3 3 (13.04%) Investment Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Private Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) RPG Developer
3 6 (26.09%) AS400 Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Project Leader
4 5 (21.74%) Programmer
4 5 (21.74%) RPG Programmer
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Developer
6 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
6 3 (13.04%) SSIS Developer
6 3 (13.04%) SSRS Developer
6 3 (13.04%) WPF Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (8.70%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) RPG Analyst Programmer
8 1 (4.35%) Lead Analyst Programmer
8 1 (4.35%) Lead Programmer
8 1 (4.35%) Server Specialist
8 1 (4.35%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
1 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
1 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
1 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 3 (13.04%) CSS
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
1 3 (13.04%) Node.js
1 3 (13.04%) Razor View Engine
1 3 (13.04%) WPF
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) AS400
2 12 (52.17%) iSeries
3 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Change Control
2 6 (26.09%) Project Management
2 6 (26.09%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (13.04%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (13.04%) Integration Testing
3 3 (13.04%) Investment Management
3 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
3 3 (13.04%) MVC
3 3 (13.04%) MVVM
3 3 (13.04%) OO
3 3 (13.04%) Time Management
3 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
3 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
3 3 (13.04%) Wealth Management
3 3 (13.04%) Web Development
4 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) RPG IV
3 5 (21.74%) Java
3 5 (21.74%) RPG/400
4 4 (17.39%) C#
5 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.04%) PHP
5 3 (13.04%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) IBM
2 6 (26.09%) JD Edwards
3 3 (13.04%) Lotus
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft