The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 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 III
UK
Rank - 940 -
Permanent jobs citing RPG III 0 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.008% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.015% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Median salary - £38,000 -
UK excluding London median salary - £38,000 -

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 with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 46242 53080 53421
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 54.43% 51.56% 50.56%
Number of salaries quoted 39311 45744 45401
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

RPG III
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

RPG III
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for RPG III in the UK

RPG III
Top 12 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing RPG III also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for RPG III.

1 14 (100.00%) FTP
1 14 (100.00%) AS400
1 14 (100.00%) Finance
1 14 (100.00%) System Testing
1 14 (100.00%) RPG
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) DB2
1 14 (100.00%) iSeries
1 14 (100.00%) RPG IV
1 14 (100.00%) IFS
2 1 (7.14%) ERP
2 1 (7.14%) Infor

RPG III
Top Related 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 14 (100.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 14 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) AS400 Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
1 14 (100.00%) RPG Developer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) AS400
1 14 (100.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) System Testing
2 1 (7.14%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) RPG
1 14 (100.00%) RPG IV
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) IFS
2 1 (7.14%) Infor