The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 169 160
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.035% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.066% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.09% +2.50%  

RPG IV 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 Scotland with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1736 1509 1559
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 64.06% 52.54% 50.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2406 1718 1955
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £29,355 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

RPG IV
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for RPG IV in Scotland

RPG IV
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for RPG IV in Scotland