Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
England > North West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 363 324 370
Rank change year-on-year -39 +46 +13
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 11 31 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.084% 0.25% 0.061%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.44% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 31 8
North West median annual salary £32,250 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.38% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £18,250 £32,000 £39,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - -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 the North West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 7323 6997 6655
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 55.68% 56.15% 50.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6116 6073 5726
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

RPG IV
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing RPG IV as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for RPG IV in the North West

RPG IV
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for RPG IV in the North West

RPG IV
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RPG IV in the North West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for RPG IV in the North West

RPG IV
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG IV within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 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
Manchester - 11 £32,250 -
RPG IV
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 North West region with a requirement for RPG IV.

1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) RPG
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) IBM
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) VB
2 7 (63.64%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) C++
2 7 (63.64%) DHTML
2 7 (63.64%) Web Design
2 7 (63.64%) Ajax
2 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (36.36%) iSeries
3 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (36.36%) Apache
3 4 (36.36%) AS400

RPG IV
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (36.36%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
1 7 (63.64%) Graduate
1 7 (63.64%) Graduate Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst Programmer
2 4 (36.36%) Programmer
2 4 (36.36%) RPG Analyst Programmer
2 4 (36.36%) RPG Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) Ajax
2 7 (63.64%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) AS400
2 4 (36.36%) iSeries
2 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) RPG
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 7 (63.64%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) C++
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) IBM
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft