The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
England / South West
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 234 231 244
Rank change year-on-year -3 +13  
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 1 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.019% 0.31% 0.033%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.032% 0.56% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 2
Median salary £35,000 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.63% +17.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% -11.11%  

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 West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3123 3186 3321
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 60.00% 55.38% 54.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2660 2716 2835
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.43% +2.50%  

RPG IV
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for RPG IV in the South West

RPG IV
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for RPG IV in the South West

RPG IV
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +8 1 £35,000 -18.60%
RPG IV
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 West region with a requirement for RPG IV.

1 7 (100.00%) RPG
1 7 (100.00%) AS400
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) iSeries
3 4 (57.14%) RPG III
3 4 (57.14%) IFS
3 4 (57.14%) DB2
3 4 (57.14%) FTP
3 4 (57.14%) System Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) SAP
5 1 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
5 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements

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

Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) DB2
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) AS400 Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) RPG Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) AS400
2 5 (71.43%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) System Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) RPG
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) RPG III
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) IFS
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago