The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM RPG
UK / Scotland
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 164 158
Permanent jobs citing RPG 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.035% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.067% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1692 1497 1577
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 63.87% 52.21% 50.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1076 792 980
Median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.19% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

RPG
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

RPG
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for RPG in Scotland