The table below looks at the statistics for REXX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REXX over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank 95 103 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing REXX 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.54% 0.068% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.04% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £46,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.59% +7.05%
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Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
768 747 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 51.58% 50.71% 51.40%
Number of salaries quoted 565 510 384
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

REXX Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

REXX Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 12 (100.00%) IBM
1 12 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 12 (100.00%) CA Endevor
1 12 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 11 (91.67%) CICS
2 11 (91.67%) COBOL
2 11 (91.67%) DB2
3 10 (83.33%) JCL
4 9 (75.00%) Change Management
4 9 (75.00%) SAS
4 9 (75.00%) Assembly Language
4 9 (75.00%) Mentoring
4 9 (75.00%) Coaching
4 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (75.00%) QA
4 9 (75.00%) Release Management
4 9 (75.00%) Banking
4 9 (75.00%) Retail
5 8 (66.67%) Finance
6 5 (41.67%) Chip Card
6 5 (41.67%) ATM
7 3 (25.00%) CA
8 2 (16.67%) zOS
8 2 (16.67%) RACF
8 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 2 (16.67%) Project Management
8 2 (16.67%) Replication
8 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (16.67%) Service Management
8 2 (16.67%) RDBMS

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 11 (91.67%) CICS
2 9 (75.00%) SAS
3 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) DB2
2 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
General
1 9 (75.00%) Banking
1 9 (75.00%) Retail
2 8 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) DBA
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) DB2 DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 12 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (41.67%) Chip Card
4 2 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) UNIX
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) AIX
1 2 (16.67%) Solaris
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Change Management
1 9 (75.00%) Release Management
1 9 (75.00%) Mentoring
1 9 (75.00%) Coaching
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) COBOL
2 10 (83.33%) JCL
3 9 (75.00%) Assembly Language
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) RACF
Systems Management
1 12 (100.00%) CA Endevor
2 2 (16.67%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) IBM
2 3 (25.00%) CA
3 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 2 (16.67%) BMC