Period
to 23 July 2017

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 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM RPG
South West > Somerset
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 98 80
Rank change year-on-year -21 -18 +18
Permanent jobs citing RPG 3 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.22% 1.22% 1.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.35% 2.03% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 19
Somerset median annual salary £38,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +10.00% +48.15%
South West median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +6.67%

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 852 790 658
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 63.02% 60.26% 56.87%
Number of salaries quoted 698 709 602
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,850 £23,775
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £48,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%

RPG
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

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

RPG
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Taunton - 3 £38,500 - 1
RPG
South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) JMX
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) JMX
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
Taunton, Somerset
Bristol DT
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 9 days ago