The table below looks at the statistics for REXX skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REXX over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank 616 630 625
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs citing REXX 12 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.015% 0.006%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.052% 0.028% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £70,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.43% +8.23%
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England

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

Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23299 25164 26016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.00% 54.54% 54.24%
Number of salaries quoted 20282 21541 22932
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,500
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 London

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

REXX Jobs Demand Trend in London

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Salary Trend in London

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

REXX Salary Trend in London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the London 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%) Mainframe
2 10 (83.33%) Banking
3 9 (75.00%) CA Endevor
3 9 (75.00%) IBM
4 8 (66.67%) COBOL
4 8 (66.67%) JCL
4 8 (66.67%) QA
4 8 (66.67%) Retail
4 8 (66.67%) Change Management
4 8 (66.67%) Assembly Language
4 8 (66.67%) Mentoring
4 8 (66.67%) Coaching
4 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (58.33%) DB2
6 5 (41.67%) CICS
6 5 (41.67%) Finance
6 5 (41.67%) IBM Mainframe
7 4 (33.33%) SWIFT
7 4 (33.33%) Release Management
7 4 (33.33%) ISPF
7 4 (33.33%) SAS
7 4 (33.33%) ATM
7 4 (33.33%) Chip Card
7 4 (33.33%) PL/1
8 3 (25.00%) OMEGAMON
9 2 (16.67%) CA
9 2 (16.67%) zOS
10 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (8.33%) RACF
10 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 5 (41.67%) CICS
2 4 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) ATM
2 1 (8.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) DB2
General
1 10 (83.33%) Banking
2 8 (66.67%) Retail
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) DB2 DBA
2 2 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) ISPF
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (41.67%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (33.33%) SWIFT
4 4 (33.33%) Chip Card
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) zOS
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Change Management
1 8 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 8 (66.67%) Coaching
2 4 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) COBOL
1 8 (66.67%) Assembly Language
1 8 (66.67%) JCL
2 4 (33.33%) PL/1
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) RACF
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) CA Endevor
2 3 (25.00%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) CA