The table below looks at the statistics for REXX skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REXX over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank 854 860 878
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Permanent jobs citing REXX 17 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.007% 0.009%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.032% 0.013% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 3
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +49.42%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +31.42%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52654 54552 59659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.51% 53.61% 55.05%
Number of salaries quoted 45498 46440 53065
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 England

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

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Salary Trend in England

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

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Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REXX within the England region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -1 7 - -
East of England -18 5 £50,000 -
Yorkshire -24 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 - -
North East - 1 £42,500 -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 39 (97.50%) Mainframe
2 34 (85.00%) IBM
3 28 (70.00%) DB2
4 22 (55.00%) JCL
5 20 (50.00%) COBOL
6 19 (47.50%) SQL
6 19 (47.50%) zOS
6 19 (47.50%) ISPF
7 17 (42.50%) CA
8 16 (40.00%) Assembly Language
9 14 (35.00%) OMEGAMON
9 14 (35.00%) MVS
10 13 (32.50%) BMC
11 12 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (30.00%) CICS
12 11 (27.50%) CA Endevor
12 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (25.00%) Degree
13 10 (25.00%) Banking
14 9 (22.50%) Mentoring
15 8 (20.00%) Coaching
15 8 (20.00%) Retail
15 8 (20.00%) Finance
15 8 (20.00%) Change Management
15 8 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
15 8 (20.00%) QA
16 6 (15.00%) Manufacturing
16 6 (15.00%) SELCOPY
17 5 (12.50%) VSAM
17 5 (12.50%) Information Management

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 12 (30.00%) CICS
2 4 (10.00%) SAS
3 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.50%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) ATM
2 1 (2.50%) SMTP
2 1 (2.50%) FTP
2 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.50%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (70.00%) DB2
2 3 (7.50%) Adabas
3 2 (5.00%) OLAP
3 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.50%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) ERwin
2 1 (2.50%) ChangeMan
2 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 10 (25.00%) Banking
2 8 (20.00%) Retail
2 8 (20.00%) Finance
3 6 (15.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Electronics
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) DBA
2 15 (37.50%) DB2 DBA
3 11 (27.50%) Mainframe DBA
4 8 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
5 7 (17.50%) Administrator
6 3 (7.50%) Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Programmer
7 2 (5.00%) Mainframe Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Programmer
7 2 (5.00%) Mainframe Programmer
8 1 (2.50%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) UNIX Specialist
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.50%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle DBA
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (47.50%) ISPF
2 2 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.50%) EntireX
3 1 (2.50%) Middleware
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (97.50%) Mainframe
2 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 5 (12.50%) VSAM
5 4 (10.00%) Chip Card
5 4 (10.00%) SWIFT
6 1 (2.50%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (2.50%) DTV
6 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.50%) Statistics
6 1 (2.50%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) zOS
2 14 (35.00%) MVS
3 4 (10.00%) UNIX
4 2 (5.00%) Windows
4 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (22.50%) Mentoring
3 8 (20.00%) Coaching
3 8 (20.00%) Change Management
4 5 (12.50%) Information Management
5 4 (10.00%) Workflow
5 4 (10.00%) Release Management
6 3 (7.50%) ITIL
6 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.00%) Service Management
7 2 (5.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) Performance Management
7 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.50%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.50%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (55.00%) JCL
2 20 (50.00%) COBOL
3 19 (47.50%) SQL
4 16 (40.00%) Assembly Language
5 6 (15.00%) SELCOPY
6 4 (10.00%) PL/1
7 3 (7.50%) Java
8 2 (5.00%) C++
9 1 (2.50%) ActionScript
9 1 (2.50%) NATURAL
9 1 (2.50%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) RACF
2 2 (5.00%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 14 (35.00%) OMEGAMON
2 11 (27.50%) CA Endevor
3 2 (5.00%) Tivoli
3 2 (5.00%) MAINVIEW
4 1 (2.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 34 (85.00%) IBM
2 17 (42.50%) CA
3 13 (32.50%) BMC
4 1 (2.50%) Pega
4 1 (2.50%) Syncsort
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) SAP