The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington with a requirement for RPG skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RPG over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM RPG
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 36 52 50
Rank change year-on-year +16 -2  
Permanent jobs citing RPG 5 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 1.88% 0.60% 3.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.45% 1.23% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 7
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -24.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.53% -8.88%  

RPG 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 Warrington with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Warrington
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 145 162 239
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 54.51% 48.80% 51.18%
Number of salaries quoted 137 144 198
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

RPG
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for RPG in Warrington

RPG
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for RPG in Warrington

RPG
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing RPG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Warrington region with a requirement for RPG.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) JD Edwards
1 5 (100.00%) RPG/400
1 5 (100.00%) RPG IV
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) iPad
2 4 (80.00%) Synon
3 1 (20.00%) Validation

RPG
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Synon
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Support Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) RPG IV
1 5 (100.00%) RPG/400
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) JD Edwards