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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
REXX
Rank 864 862 845
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Permanent jobs citing REXX 11 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.015% 0.023%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.020% 0.028% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 9
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,600 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +7.31%

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
53822 56530 57576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.59% 52.98% 53.82%
Number of salaries quoted 45897 47385 49882
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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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 13 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 4 March 2015. 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 0 10 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Nottingham - 6 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 6 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 6 £40,000 -
South East -19 3 £50,000 -9.09% 1
East Sussex - 2 - -
Brighton - 2 - -
Scotland +5 1 - -
Edinburgh +3 1 - -
West Sussex 0 1 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Gatwick - 1 £50,000 - 1
Essex - 1 £52,000 -
East of England - 1 £52,000 -

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Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 40 (81.63%) Mainframe
2 37 (75.51%) IBM
3 36 (73.47%) JCL
4 31 (63.27%) DB2
5 28 (57.14%) COBOL
6 23 (46.94%) Assembly Language
7 20 (40.82%) CA Endevor
8 19 (38.78%) IBM Mainframe
8 19 (38.78%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (32.65%) Finance
9 16 (32.65%) CICS
9 16 (32.65%) SQL
10 15 (30.61%) Banking
10 15 (30.61%) Degree
10 15 (30.61%) ISPF
11 14 (28.57%) Change Management
11 14 (28.57%) MVS
11 14 (28.57%) Mentoring
12 13 (26.53%) Coaching
12 13 (26.53%) zOS
12 13 (26.53%) Retail
12 13 (26.53%) QA
13 12 (24.49%) CA
13 12 (24.49%) UNIX
14 10 (20.41%) OMEGAMON
15 9 (18.37%) Release Management
15 9 (18.37%) Java
15 9 (18.37%) SAS
15 9 (18.37%) ATM
15 9 (18.37%) Chip Card

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Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 16 (32.65%) CICS
2 9 (18.37%) SAS
3 5 (10.20%) Node.js
4 3 (6.12%) MQSeries
4 3 (6.12%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) PrintSoft PReS
1 5 (10.20%) DOC1
2 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) ATM
2 4 (8.16%) Internet
2 4 (8.16%) FTP
2 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.16%) HTTPS
3 3 (6.12%) Firewall
4 1 (2.04%) SMTP
4 1 (2.04%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (63.27%) DB2
2 5 (10.20%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.12%) Easytrieve
4 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.08%) IMS/DB
4 2 (4.08%) Data Mining
4 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.04%) OLAP
5 1 (2.04%) Adabas
5 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) XPEDITER
2 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.04%) ERwin
General
1 16 (32.65%) Finance
2 15 (30.61%) Banking
3 13 (26.53%) Retail
4 5 (10.20%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) DBA
2 13 (26.53%) Technical Specialist
3 12 (24.49%) Administrator
4 10 (20.41%) DB2 DBA
5 5 (10.20%) Mainframe DBA
5 5 (10.20%) Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.12%) Mainframe Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) UNIX Administrator
9 1 (2.04%) Operations Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) Linux Administrator
9 1 (2.04%) Applications Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.61%) ISPF
2 6 (12.24%) HTML
3 5 (10.20%) HTML5
4 3 (6.12%) .NET
4 3 (6.12%) Web Services
4 3 (6.12%) Middleware
5 2 (4.08%) XML
6 1 (2.04%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (2.04%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 40 (81.63%) Mainframe
2 19 (38.78%) IBM Mainframe
2 19 (38.78%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (18.37%) Chip Card
4 7 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
6 4 (8.16%) Replication
6 4 (8.16%) SWIFT
7 3 (6.12%) DataPower
7 3 (6.12%) Statistics
7 3 (6.12%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (4.08%) VSAM
8 2 (4.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) MVS
2 13 (26.53%) zOS
3 12 (24.49%) UNIX
4 7 (14.29%) Windows
5 3 (6.12%) Linux
6 2 (4.08%) AIX
6 2 (4.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Change Management
1 14 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 13 (26.53%) Coaching
3 9 (18.37%) Release Management
4 8 (16.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.20%) Information Management
6 4 (8.16%) Service Management
6 4 (8.16%) ITIL
7 3 (6.12%) OOP
7 3 (6.12%) OO
7 3 (6.12%) RAD
7 3 (6.12%) SOA
7 3 (6.12%) Waterfall
7 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.12%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.12%) Workflow
7 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.08%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (73.47%) JCL
2 28 (57.14%) COBOL
3 23 (46.94%) Assembly Language
4 16 (32.65%) SQL
5 9 (18.37%) Java
6 7 (14.29%) SELCOPY
7 6 (12.24%) Perl
8 5 (10.20%) PL/1
8 5 (10.20%) Shell Script
9 4 (8.16%) ActionScript 2.0
9 4 (8.16%) ActionScript
10 1 (2.04%) Python
10 1 (2.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (30.61%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.53%) QA
2 3 (6.12%) SLA
3 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) RACF
2 2 (4.08%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 20 (40.82%) CA Endevor
2 10 (20.41%) OMEGAMON
3 3 (6.12%) Control-M
4 2 (4.08%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.04%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 37 (75.51%) IBM
2 12 (24.49%) CA
3 8 (16.33%) BMC
4 5 (10.20%) HP
4 5 (10.20%) Thunderhead
5 3 (6.12%) Syncsort
6 2 (4.08%) SAP
7 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.04%) Pega
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