Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 124 132
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 0 30 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales - 1.12% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.21% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 30 22
Wales median annual salary - £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.89% +16.03%
UK median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -4.76% +5.00%

RPG IV 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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1072 1358 1391
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 50.02% 50.54% 49.91%
Number of salaries quoted 966 1192 1168
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £25,125 £22,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,700 £47,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%

RPG IV
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing RPG IV as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for RPG IV in Wales

RPG IV
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for RPG IV in Wales