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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM RPG
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank - - 90
Permanent jobs citing RPG 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton - - 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.53% -8.88%  

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 Southampton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 412 473 480
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 66.13% 59.95% 50.74%
Number of salaries quoted 388 460 419
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

RPG
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for RPG in Southampton

RPG
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for RPG in Southampton

RPG
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Southampton region with a requirement for RPG.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java