The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for RPG III skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RPG III over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM RPG III
England / South West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 231 -
Permanent jobs citing RPG III 0 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.19% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 0
Median salary - £43,000 -
UK excluding London median salary - £43,000 -

RPG III 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 West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3254 2994 3400
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 62.29% 57.00% 56.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2775 2580 2926
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,300 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

RPG III
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing RPG III as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for RPG III in the South West

RPG III
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for RPG III in the South West