The median annual salary for an RPG Programmer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

RPG Programmer
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 852 887 957
Rank change year-on-year +35 +70  
Permanent jobs requiring an RPG Programmer 37 53 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.054% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.056% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 33 46 25
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £33,750 £30,565
10% offered a salary of more than £44,850 £51,250 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 85307 94661 107304
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.92% 96.51% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 283995 351566 402215
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

RPG Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured RPG Programmer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for RPG Programmer in the UK

RPG Programmer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for RPG Programmer in the UK

RPG Programmer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RPG Programmer over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for RPG Programmer in the UK

RPG Programmer
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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 +43 36 £40,000 -5.88% 1
UK excluding London 0 26 £40,000 - 1
North of England -9 21 £40,000 -
London +36 10 £42,500 -19.04%
Midlands +5 3 £35,000 -26.31%
South East +44 1 £32,500 -23.52%
South West -6 1 £40,000 +25.00%

RPG Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, RPG Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 67 (100.00%) RPG
2 54 (80.60%) AS400
3 44 (65.67%) iSeries
4 42 (62.69%) SQL
5 32 (47.76%) RPG IV
6 31 (46.27%) IBM
7 25 (37.31%) ERP
8 23 (34.33%) SDLC
9 20 (29.85%) Waterfall
9 20 (29.85%) Greenfield Project
9 20 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (29.85%) Unit Testing
9 20 (29.85%) DB2
9 20 (29.85%) ITIL
10 11 (16.42%) HTML
11 10 (14.93%) VB.NET
11 10 (14.93%) .NET
11 10 (14.93%) Misys
11 10 (14.93%) Misys Equation
11 10 (14.93%) Banking
11 10 (14.93%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (14.93%) Translating Business Requirements
12 9 (13.43%) Mobile App
12 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Office
12 9 (13.43%) Apache
13 5 (7.46%) Finance
14 4 (5.97%) JD Edwards
15 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
15 2 (2.99%) Business Intelligence
15 2 (2.99%) XML

RPG Programmer 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (13.43%) Apache
2 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Misys Equation
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.85%) DB2
2 1 (1.49%) MySQL
2 1 (1.49%) Pentaho
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (14.93%) Banking
2 5 (7.46%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.42%) HTML
2 10 (14.93%) .NET
3 2 (2.99%) EDI
3 2 (2.99%) XML
4 1 (1.49%) CSS
4 1 (1.49%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 54 (80.60%) AS400
2 44 (65.67%) iSeries
3 20 (29.85%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (13.43%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.49%) Linux
1 1 (1.49%) Windows
1 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.31%) ERP
2 23 (34.33%) SDLC
3 20 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (29.85%) ITIL
3 20 (29.85%) Unit Testing
3 20 (29.85%) Waterfall
4 10 (14.93%) Translating Business Requirements
4 10 (14.93%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (2.99%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.49%) Business Analysis
6 1 (1.49%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (1.49%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.49%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.49%) High Availability
6 1 (1.49%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 67 (100.00%) RPG
2 42 (62.69%) SQL
3 32 (47.76%) RPG IV
4 10 (14.93%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.99%) Java
6 1 (1.49%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.49%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.49%) PHP
6 1 (1.49%) VBA
Vendors
1 31 (46.27%) IBM
2 10 (14.93%) Misys
3 4 (5.97%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.49%) Cognos
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