The table below looks at the statistics for REXX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REXX over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
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Rank 96 121 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Permanent jobs citing REXX 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.25% 0.058% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.49% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £28,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.38%
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North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
612 876 978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 51.26% 50.84% 54.18%
Number of salaries quoted 529 708 764
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REXX across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

REXX Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REXX across the Cheshire region.

REXX Salary Trend in Cheshire

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Top 9 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing REXX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited REXX.

1 4 (100.00%) JCL
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (75.00%) COBOL
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Exstream
2 3 (75.00%) Exstream Dialogue
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) MVS
3 1 (25.00%) IBM

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing REXX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited REXX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Exstream Dialogue
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Exstream
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) MVS
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JCL
2 3 (75.00%) COBOL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) IBM