Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 525 520 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 - +641
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 10 34 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.032% 0.11% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.056% 0.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 0
South East median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - -
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RPG IV is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 17,826 15,929 21,051
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 57.35% 50.36% 51.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15,570 13,882 18,514
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,700 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

RPG IV
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing RPG IV as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for RPG IV in the South East

RPG IV
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for RPG IV in the South East

RPG IV
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG IV within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. 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
Hampshire -27 9 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Berkshire +25 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Thames Valley +9 1 £50,000 +11.11%
RPG IV
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing RPG IV also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for RPG IV.

1 10 (100.00%) RPG
1 10 (100.00%) AS400
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Finance

RPG IV
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) AS400 Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
1 9 (90.00%) RPG Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (10.00%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
2 1 (10.00%) AS400 Programmer
2 1 (10.00%) Programmer
2 1 (10.00%) RPG Analyst Programmer
2 1 (10.00%) RPG Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) AS400
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) RPG
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) SQL