The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM RPG
South West / Somerset
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 53 59
Permanent jobs citing RPG 0 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset - 2.67% 1.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.60% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 11
Median salary - £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.31% +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 Somerset with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 431 348 324
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 63.01% 58.10% 57.24%
Number of salaries quoted 344 306 292
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

RPG
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

RPG
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for RPG in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Somerset region with a requirement for RPG.

1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) AS400
2 7 (58.33%) Manufacturing
2 7 (58.33%) SAP
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) XML
3 6 (50.00%) ERP
3 6 (50.00%) OS/400
3 6 (50.00%) SAP ERP
4 5 (41.67%) Web Services
5 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management

RPG
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) SAP ERP
General
1 7 (58.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Development Manager
2 2 (16.67%) SAP Development Manager
2 2 (16.67%) SAP Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) XML
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ERP
2 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) SAP
Taunton, Somerset
Bristol DT
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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