Period
to 21 July 2017

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

IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 502 618 636
Rank change year-on-year +116 +18 +7
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 34 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.005% 0.012%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.010% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 1
South East median annual salary £35,000 - £59,000
England median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -4.76% -1.18%

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 the South East with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 16362 20030 20609
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 54.69% 52.61% 48.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14252 17851 17700
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +4.94%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RPG IV in the South East over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram 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 21 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
Hampshire +48 20 £45,000 -
Kent - 14 £35,000 -
RPG IV
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, IT jobs citing RPG IV 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 South East region with a requirement for RPG IV.

1 34 (100.00%) RPG
2 33 (97.06%) AS400
3 18 (52.94%) Finance
4 17 (50.00%) iSeries
4 17 (50.00%) SQL
5 14 (41.18%) VBA
5 14 (41.18%) Windows
5 14 (41.18%) Linux
5 14 (41.18%) IBM
6 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Excel
6 12 (35.29%) Cognos
6 12 (35.29%) EDI
6 12 (35.29%) ERP
6 12 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (35.29%) MySQL
6 12 (35.29%) PHP
6 12 (35.29%) ActionScript
6 12 (35.29%) Pentaho
6 12 (35.29%) ActionScript 2.0
6 12 (35.29%) Business Analysis
6 12 (35.29%) EDIFACT
6 12 (35.29%) High Availability
6 12 (35.29%) Windows Server
7 4 (11.76%) HTML
7 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
7 4 (11.76%) CSS
8 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
9 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.88%) RPG/400

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) Apache
1 2 (5.88%) IIS
1 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Firewall
1 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) MySQL
1 12 (35.29%) Pentaho
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.88%) DB2
General
1 18 (52.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Developer
2 31 (91.18%) AS400 Developer
3 29 (85.29%) RPG Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) AS400 Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) AS400 Support
5 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Programmer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) EDI
1 12 (35.29%) EDIFACT
2 4 (11.76%) CSS
2 4 (11.76%) HTML
3 2 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (97.06%) AS400
2 17 (50.00%) iSeries
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Linux
1 14 (41.18%) Windows
2 12 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Business Analysis
1 12 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 12 (35.29%) ERP
1 12 (35.29%) High Availability
2 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
2 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) RPG
2 17 (50.00%) SQL
3 14 (41.18%) VBA
4 12 (35.29%) ActionScript
4 12 (35.29%) ActionScript 2.0
4 12 (35.29%) PHP
5 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.88%) RPG/400
6 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) IBM
2 12 (35.29%) Cognos
3 2 (5.88%) Mercator
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft