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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank 851 845 862
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Permanent jobs citing REXX 26 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.015% 0.006%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.048% 0.029% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 1
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.59% +7.05%
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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
53655 55502 56027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.15% 53.70% 53.88%
Number of salaries quoted 46198 47941 49500
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £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.

REXX Jobs Demand Trend in England

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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.

REXX Salary Trend in England

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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 21 November 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 -7 12 - -
North East - 6 £42,500 -
East of England -22 3 £50,000 +16.95%
East Midlands +7 2 £45,500 -
Yorkshire -34 2 - -
South East -15 1 £50,000 -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 36 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 31 (86.11%) IBM
3 25 (69.44%) DB2
4 19 (52.78%) zOS
5 18 (50.00%) JCL
5 18 (50.00%) ISPF
6 17 (47.22%) COBOL
6 17 (47.22%) SQL
6 17 (47.22%) CA
7 14 (38.89%) OMEGAMON
8 13 (36.11%) Assembly Language
8 13 (36.11%) BMC
8 13 (36.11%) MVS
9 12 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (30.56%) CICS
10 11 (30.56%) CA Endevor
10 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (27.78%) Banking
12 9 (25.00%) Degree
12 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
13 8 (22.22%) Coaching
13 8 (22.22%) QA
13 8 (22.22%) Retail
13 8 (22.22%) Change Management
13 8 (22.22%) Finance
14 7 (19.44%) IBM Mainframe
15 5 (13.89%) VSAM
16 4 (11.11%) Workflow
16 4 (11.11%) Release Management
16 4 (11.11%) SWIFT

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 11 (30.56%) CICS
2 4 (11.11%) SAS
3 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.78%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) ATM
2 1 (2.78%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (69.44%) DB2
2 3 (8.33%) Adabas
3 2 (5.56%) OLAP
3 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.78%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) ERwin
2 1 (2.78%) ChangeMan
2 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 10 (27.78%) Banking
2 8 (22.22%) Retail
2 8 (22.22%) Finance
3 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Electronics
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) DBA
2 15 (41.67%) DB2 DBA
3 11 (30.56%) Mainframe DBA
4 8 (22.22%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (11.11%) Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Programmer
6 2 (5.56%) Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Mainframe Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Programmer
6 2 (5.56%) Mainframe Programmer
7 1 (2.78%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) UNIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (50.00%) ISPF
2 2 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.78%) EntireX
3 1 (2.78%) Middleware
3 1 (2.78%) .NET
3 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 36 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (19.44%) IBM Mainframe
4 5 (13.89%) VSAM
5 4 (11.11%) Chip Card
5 4 (11.11%) SWIFT
6 1 (2.78%) DataPower
6 1 (2.78%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) zOS
2 13 (36.11%) MVS
3 3 (8.33%) UNIX
4 2 (5.56%) Windows
4 2 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 8 (22.22%) Coaching
3 8 (22.22%) Change Management
4 4 (11.11%) Workflow
4 4 (11.11%) Release Management
5 3 (8.33%) Information Management
5 3 (8.33%) ITIL
5 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.56%) Service Management
6 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.78%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.78%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) JCL
2 17 (47.22%) COBOL
2 17 (47.22%) SQL
3 13 (36.11%) Assembly Language
4 4 (11.11%) PL/1
4 4 (11.11%) SELCOPY
5 3 (8.33%) Java
6 2 (5.56%) C++
7 1 (2.78%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) RACF
2 2 (5.56%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 14 (38.89%) OMEGAMON
2 11 (30.56%) CA Endevor
3 2 (5.56%) Tivoli
3 2 (5.56%) MAINVIEW
4 1 (2.78%) Control-M
Vendors
1 31 (86.11%) IBM
2 17 (47.22%) CA
3 13 (36.11%) BMC
4 1 (2.78%) Pega
4 1 (2.78%) Syncsort
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) SAP