The table below looks at the statistics for REXX skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REXX over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank 868 862 891
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +29
Permanent jobs citing REXX 36 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.016% 0.015%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.063% 0.029% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 4
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
57296 57874 61598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.36% 53.49% 53.59%
Number of salaries quoted 48223 49875 53803
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

REXX
Jobs Demand Trend

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

REXX Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

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Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REXX within the UK.

REXX Salary Trend in the UK

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Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REXX within the UK over the 3 months to 21 October 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
England -4 28 £42,500 -19.81% 1
London -6 12 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 £42,500 -
North East - 9 £42,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 9 £42,500 -
Scotland +4 7 - -
Edinburgh -3 7 - -
Nottingham +6 3 £45,500 -
Nottinghamshire +4 3 £45,500 -
East Midlands -1 3 £45,500 -
Hertfordshire -12 2 - -
East of England -25 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 - -
South East -8 1 £50,000 -
Yorkshire -26 1 - - 1
West Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Burgess Hill - 1 £50,000 -
Halifax - 1 - - 1

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Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 44 (97.78%) Mainframe
2 38 (84.44%) IBM
3 33 (73.33%) DB2
4 27 (60.00%) JCL
5 24 (53.33%) COBOL
6 22 (48.89%) CICS
7 21 (46.67%) CA Endevor
7 21 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (42.22%) Banking
8 19 (42.22%) ISPF
8 19 (42.22%) zOS
8 19 (42.22%) CA
9 18 (40.00%) Assembly Language
9 18 (40.00%) Mentoring
9 18 (40.00%) IBM Mainframe
10 17 (37.78%) QA
10 17 (37.78%) Coaching
10 17 (37.78%) Retail
10 17 (37.78%) Change Management
11 15 (33.33%) SQL
11 15 (33.33%) OMEGAMON
12 14 (31.11%) Finance
12 14 (31.11%) BMC
12 14 (31.11%) MVS
13 13 (28.89%) SAS
13 13 (28.89%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (28.89%) Release Management
14 10 (22.22%) Degree
15 9 (20.00%) ATM
15 9 (20.00%) Chip Card

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Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 22 (48.89%) CICS
2 13 (28.89%) SAS
3 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.22%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.22%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Office
1 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.22%) PrintSoft PReS
1 1 (2.22%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Exstream
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) ATM
2 1 (2.22%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (73.33%) DB2
2 4 (8.89%) Adabas
3 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.44%) OLAP
4 1 (2.22%) Easytrieve
4 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) ERwin
2 1 (2.22%) Subversion
2 1 (2.22%) ChangeMan
General
1 19 (42.22%) Banking
2 17 (37.78%) Retail
3 14 (31.11%) Finance
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Electronics
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Technical Specialist
2 16 (35.56%) DB2 DBA
2 16 (35.56%) DBA
3 11 (24.44%) Mainframe DBA
4 3 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Mainframe Programmer
5 2 (4.44%) Systems Programmer
5 2 (4.44%) Mainframe Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Programmer
5 2 (4.44%) Administrator
6 1 (2.22%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) COBOL Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) UNIX Specialist
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (2.22%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (42.22%) ISPF
2 2 (4.44%) EntireX
2 2 (4.44%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.22%) Middleware
3 1 (2.22%) HTML
3 1 (2.22%) Web Services
3 1 (2.22%) XML
3 1 (2.22%) .NET
3 1 (2.22%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 44 (97.78%) Mainframe
2 21 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (40.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 9 (20.00%) Chip Card
5 5 (11.11%) VSAM
6 4 (8.89%) SWIFT
7 1 (2.22%) DTV
7 1 (2.22%) Replication
7 1 (2.22%) DataPower
7 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (42.22%) zOS
2 14 (31.11%) MVS
3 6 (13.33%) UNIX
4 4 (8.89%) Windows
5 3 (6.67%) Linux
6 1 (2.22%) AIX
6 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 17 (37.78%) Coaching
2 17 (37.78%) Change Management
3 13 (28.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (28.89%) Release Management
4 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.67%) ITIL
4 3 (6.67%) Workflow
5 2 (4.44%) Performance Management
5 2 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.44%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (4.44%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.44%) Data Modelling
5 2 (4.44%) Service Management
6 1 (2.22%) Project Management
6 1 (2.22%) SOA
6 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.22%) OOP
6 1 (2.22%) OO
Programming Languages
1 27 (60.00%) JCL
2 24 (53.33%) COBOL
3 18 (40.00%) Assembly Language
4 15 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (11.11%) Java
6 4 (8.89%) PL/1
7 2 (4.44%) C++
7 2 (4.44%) NATURAL
8 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.22%) Perl
8 1 (2.22%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (37.78%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) RACF
2 1 (2.22%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 21 (46.67%) CA Endevor
2 15 (33.33%) OMEGAMON
3 2 (4.44%) MAINVIEW
4 1 (2.22%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 38 (84.44%) IBM
2 19 (42.22%) CA
3 14 (31.11%) BMC
4 2 (4.44%) SAP
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) HP
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle
5 1 (2.22%) Thunderhead
5 1 (2.22%) Pega
5 1 (2.22%) Syncsort
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