Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM RPG IV (ILE RPG)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 320 339 323
Rank change year-on-year +19 -16 -
Permanent jobs citing RPG IV 4 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.039% 0.009% 0.073%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.076% 0.019% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 - £40,000
10th Percentile £35,000 - £36,000
90th Percentile £45,000 - £44,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - -4.76% -1.18%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5274 5301 5240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 51.84% 45.84% 47.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4565 4428 4662
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

RPG IV
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing RPG IV as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for RPG IV in the West Midlands

RPG IV
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for RPG IV in the West Midlands

RPG IV
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RPG IV within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 4 £40,000 -
RPG IV
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing RPG IV 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for RPG IV.

1 4 (100.00%) RPG
1 4 (100.00%) Misys
1 4 (100.00%) AS400
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Misys Equation
1 4 (100.00%) Retail Banking
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements

RPG IV
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (100.00%) Misys Equation
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) RPG Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) RPG
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Misys