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

IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 159 155
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.068% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.14% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% -11.11%  

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 1417 1431 1663
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 61.00% 48.79% 53.46%
Number of salaries quoted 811 914 1066
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

RPG IV
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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