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

IBM RPG
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 575 635 647
Rank change year-on-year +60 +12  
Permanent jobs citing RPG 13 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.038% 0.045% 0.035%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.070% 0.083% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 6
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £32,400 £36,588
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £65,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.53% -8.88%  

RPG 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 London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 18561 22842 21839
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 54.90% 53.89% 51.27%
Number of salaries quoted 16019 20051 18719
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

RPG
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing RPG as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for RPG in London

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 London region with a requirement for RPG.

1 22 (68.75%) AS400
2 21 (65.63%) iSeries
3 19 (59.38%) SQL
4 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (31.25%) Java
5 10 (31.25%) DevOps
6 9 (28.13%) RPG IV
6 9 (28.13%) DB2
7 7 (21.88%) Project Management
7 7 (21.88%) Finance
7 7 (21.88%) Degree
7 7 (21.88%) IT Strategy
8 6 (18.75%) SDLC
8 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
8 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 5 (15.63%) EDI
9 5 (15.63%) IBM
10 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
10 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (12.50%) Python
10 4 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (12.50%) Games
10 4 (12.50%) Legal
10 4 (12.50%) Quality Management
10 4 (12.50%) Data Management
11 3 (9.38%) Banking
11 3 (9.38%) Scrum
11 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (9.38%) Cloud Computing

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 2 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (6.25%) MQSeries
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) DB2
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Games
2 4 (12.50%) Legal
3 3 (9.38%) Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) AS400 Developer
1 13 (40.63%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Junior
2 7 (21.88%) Junior Developer
3 6 (18.75%) RPG Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Development Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (9.38%) Architect
5 3 (9.38%) IT Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Programmer
5 3 (9.38%) RPG Analyst Programmer
5 3 (9.38%) RPG Programmer
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (6.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Games Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) EDI
2 3 (9.38%) Web Services
3 2 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (6.25%) Node.js
4 1 (3.13%) Akka
4 1 (3.13%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 22 (68.75%) AS400
2 21 (65.63%) iSeries
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.38%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (9.38%) Mainframe
3 3 (9.38%) Social Gaming
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile Games
4 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
1 3 (9.38%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) DevOps
3 7 (21.88%) IT Strategy
3 7 (21.88%) Project Management
4 6 (18.75%) SDLC
4 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.50%) Data Management
5 4 (12.50%) Quality Management
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.38%) Scrum
6 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.25%) Game Development
7 2 (6.25%) Microservices
7 2 (6.25%) Process Improvement
8 1 (3.13%) Build Automation
8 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) SQL
2 10 (31.25%) Java
3 9 (28.13%) RPG IV
4 4 (12.50%) Python
5 3 (9.38%) Scala
6 2 (6.25%) Groovy
6 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.25%) PHP
6 2 (6.25%) Ruby
7 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Kibana
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) IBM
3 2 (6.25%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (3.13%) Foundry
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