The median annual salary for a RPG Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 816 903 923
Rank change year-on-year +87 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring an RPG Developer 36 47 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.045% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.047% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 28 42 24
Median salary £35,000 £41,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.63% +7.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,550 £35,200 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £63,500 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.66%  

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 82231 100619 103475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68306 84262 84520
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for RPG Developer in the UK

RPG Developer
Top 18 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 29 March 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 +76 36 £35,000 -22.22%
East of England +25 9 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire +19 9 £35,000 -
Peterborough +9 9 £35,000 -
East Midlands +1 9 £38,000 -5.00%
South East - 9 £35,000 -
Hampshire - 8 - -
Yorkshire +35 5 £35,000 -26.31%
West Yorkshire - 5 £35,000 -
Bradford - 5 £35,000 -
London +55 2 £40,000 -11.11%
South West +25 1 £35,000 -7.89%
West Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
Swindon - 1 £35,000 -
Redditch - 1 £32,500 -
Kent - 1 £35,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £35,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £32,500 -

RPG Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 94 (100.00%) RPG
2 88 (93.62%) AS400
3 81 (86.17%) RPG IV
4 44 (46.81%) Finance
5 34 (36.17%) iSeries
6 28 (29.79%) SQL
7 20 (21.28%) DB2
8 15 (15.96%) FTP
9 14 (14.89%) System Testing
9 14 (14.89%) RPG III
9 14 (14.89%) IFS
10 6 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (5.32%) IBM
12 4 (4.26%) Banking
12 4 (4.26%) Scrum
12 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
12 4 (4.26%) Degree
12 4 (4.26%) Unit Testing
12 4 (4.26%) Feasibility Study
12 4 (4.26%) RPG/400
12 4 (4.26%) SDLC
13 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (3.19%) OpenUP
14 2 (2.13%) ERP
14 2 (2.13%) Advertising
15 1 (1.06%) EDIFACT
15 1 (1.06%) Disaster Recovery
15 1 (1.06%) JD Edwards
15 1 (1.06%) Project Management
15 1 (1.06%) Business Intelligence

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:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.96%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.28%) DB2
2 1 (1.06%) MySQL
2 1 (1.06%) Pentaho
General
1 44 (46.81%) Finance
2 4 (4.26%) Banking
2 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.13%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.06%) CSS
1 1 (1.06%) EDI
1 1 (1.06%) EDIFACT
1 1 (1.06%) HTML
1 1 (1.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 88 (93.62%) AS400
2 34 (36.17%) iSeries
3 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.06%) Linux
1 1 (1.06%) Windows
1 1 (1.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.89%) System Testing
2 6 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (4.26%) Feasibility Study
3 4 (4.26%) Scrum
3 4 (4.26%) SDLC
3 4 (4.26%) Unit Testing
4 3 (3.19%) OpenUP
5 2 (2.13%) ERP
6 1 (1.06%) Business Analysis
6 1 (1.06%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.06%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (1.06%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.06%) High Availability
6 1 (1.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (100.00%) RPG
2 81 (86.17%) RPG IV
3 28 (29.79%) SQL
4 14 (14.89%) RPG III
5 4 (4.26%) RPG/400
6 1 (1.06%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.06%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (1.06%) COBOL
6 1 (1.06%) Java
6 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.06%) PHP
6 1 (1.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (4.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (14.89%) IFS
2 5 (5.32%) IBM
3 1 (1.06%) Cognos
3 1 (1.06%) Infor
3 1 (1.06%) JD Edwards