The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 6 months to 1 December 2023 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.
|6 months to
1 Dec 2023
|Same period 2022||Same period 2021|
|Rank change year-on-year||+360||-24||-318|
|Permanent jobs citing RPG IV||26||7||42|
|As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK||0.048%||0.006%||0.032%|
|As % of the Programming Languages category||0.12%||0.012%||0.062%|
|Number of salaries quoted||26||7||41|
|Median annual salary (50th Percentile)||£57,500||£47,500||£45,000|
|Median % change year-on-year||+21.05%||+5.56%||+38.46%|
|UK excluding London median annual salary||£57,500||£47,500||£45,000|
|% change year-on-year||+21.05%||+5.56%||+38.46%|
RPG IV is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for coding skills.
|Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills||21,766||57,488||67,611|
|As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK||40.54%||45.89%||52.22%|
|Number of salaries quoted||17,055||36,537||45,645|
|Median annual salary (50th Percentile)||£65,000||£65,000||£60,000|
|Median % change year-on-year||-||+8.33%||+9.09%|
|UK excluding London median annual salary||£55,000||£55,000||£50,000|
|% change year-on-year||-||+10.00%||-|
Job Vacancy Trend
Job postings citing RPG IV as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.
3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing RPG IV.
Salary distribution for jobs citing RPG IV over the 6 months to 1 December 2023.
Top 5 Job Locations
The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG IV within the UK over the 6 months to 1 December 2023. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.
on Same Period
IT Job Ads
Past 6 Months
on Same Period
|UK excluding London||+279||26||£57,500||+21.05%||4|
|Work from Home||+255||1||£60,000||+26.32%||2|
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category
The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories: