The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for RPG/400 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RPG/400 over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM RPG/400
UK
Rank 854 935 945
Rank change year-on-year +81 +10  
Permanent jobs citing RPG/400 10 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.014% 0.006%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.022% 0.026% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 1
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% -15.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.31% -15.55%  

RPG/400 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 46189 53333 54614
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 54.61% 51.57% 50.57%
Number of salaries quoted 39289 45960 46435
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% -  
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 £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

RPG/400
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing RPG/400 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for RPG/400 in the UK

RPG/400
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RPG/400.

Salary trend for RPG/400 in the UK

RPG/400
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/400 within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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 +83 6 £37,500 -1.31% 1
North West - 5 £37,500 -
Warrington - 5 £37,500 -
Cheshire - 5 £37,500 -
West Midlands +31 1 £45,000 +38.46%

RPG/400
Top 25 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing RPG/400 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/400.

1 14 (100.00%) RPG
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 13 (92.86%) RPG IV
3 10 (71.43%) JD Edwards
4 8 (57.14%) Telecoms
4 8 (57.14%) Unit Testing
4 8 (57.14%) Synon
5 5 (35.71%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (35.71%) iSeries
5 5 (35.71%) ITIL
6 4 (28.57%) Scrum
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) Banking
6 4 (28.57%) Billing
6 4 (28.57%) Degree
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (28.57%) Feasibility Study
6 4 (28.57%) iPad
7 1 (7.14%) JDE World
7 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (7.14%) Validation
7 1 (7.14%) AS400
7 1 (7.14%) ERP
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle

RPG/400
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (7.14%) JDE World
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Synon
General
1 8 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 4 (28.57%) Billing
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Software Support Engineer
1 9 (64.29%) Support Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (28.57%) Developer Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Programmer
3 4 (28.57%) RPG Analyst Programmer
3 4 (28.57%) RPG Developer
3 4 (28.57%) RPG Programmer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Programme Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Programmer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior RPG Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior RPG Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) JDE Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) iSeries
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) iPad
3 1 (7.14%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Feasibility Study
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) RPG
2 13 (92.86%) RPG IV
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) JD Edwards
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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