The median annual salary for an RPG Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

RPG Developer
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 806 844 919
Rank change year-on-year +38 +75  
Permanent jobs requiring an RPG Developer 68 91 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.076% 0.092% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.096% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 49 82 30
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% +5.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,912
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.43% +9.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85316 94967 105722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.52% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 69638 80091 87142
Median salary £47,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

RPG Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured RPG Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for RPG Developer in the UK

RPG Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for RPG Developer in the UK

RPG Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RPG Developer over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for RPG Developer in the UK

RPG Developer
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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
England +52 68 £40,000 - 1
South East +61 19 £35,000 -
London +27 12 £42,000 +20.00% 1
East of England -2 12 £35,000 -
Peterborough -2 12 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire -5 12 £35,000 -
South West -6 12 £40,000 +5.26%
Gloucestershire - 12 £40,000 -
Gloucester - 11 £40,000 -
Hampshire +24 10 £50,000 -
Kent - 9 £35,000 -
East Midlands +27 8 £47,500 -
West Midlands +16 5 £40,000 +14.28%
Birmingham - 3 £40,000 -
Worcestershire - 2 £32,500 -
Redditch - 2 £32,500 -

RPG Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, RPG Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring RPG Developer in the job title.

1 102 (100.00%) RPG
2 97 (95.10%) AS400
3 68 (66.67%) RPG IV
4 36 (35.29%) SQL
5 35 (34.31%) iSeries
6 30 (29.41%) Finance
7 25 (24.51%) SDLC
8 15 (14.71%) Banking
9 13 (12.75%) HTML
9 13 (12.75%) JavaScript
9 13 (12.75%) CSS
10 12 (11.76%) IBM
11 10 (9.80%) Technical Analysis
11 10 (9.80%) Unit Testing
12 9 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (8.82%) High Availability
12 9 (8.82%) Pentaho
12 9 (8.82%) ActionScript 2.0
12 9 (8.82%) Windows Server
12 9 (8.82%) Windows
12 9 (8.82%) Linux
12 9 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
12 9 (8.82%) Cognos
12 9 (8.82%) EDI
12 9 (8.82%) ERP
12 9 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (8.82%) PHP
12 9 (8.82%) ActionScript
12 9 (8.82%) VBA
12 9 (8.82%) MySQL

RPG Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 9 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.90%) Misys Equation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.82%) MySQL
1 9 (8.82%) Pentaho
2 2 (1.96%) DB2
3 1 (0.98%) SQL Server
General
1 30 (29.41%) Finance
2 15 (14.71%) Banking
3 3 (2.94%) Retail
3 3 (2.94%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.75%) CSS
1 13 (12.75%) HTML
2 9 (8.82%) EDI
2 9 (8.82%) EDIFACT
3 2 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 97 (95.10%) AS400
2 35 (34.31%) iSeries
3 3 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.82%) Linux
1 9 (8.82%) Windows
1 9 (8.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.51%) SDLC
2 10 (9.80%) Technical Analysis
2 10 (9.80%) Unit Testing
3 9 (8.82%) Business Analysis
3 9 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (8.82%) ERP
3 9 (8.82%) High Availability
4 5 (4.90%) Translating Business Requirements
4 5 (4.90%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (2.94%) OpenUP
6 1 (0.98%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (0.98%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.98%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (100.00%) RPG
2 68 (66.67%) RPG IV
3 36 (35.29%) SQL
4 13 (12.75%) JavaScript
5 9 (8.82%) ActionScript
5 9 (8.82%) ActionScript 2.0
5 9 (8.82%) PHP
5 9 (8.82%) VBA
6 2 (1.96%) Java
Vendors
1 12 (11.76%) IBM
2 9 (8.82%) Cognos
3 5 (4.90%) Misys