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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
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Rank 857 910 855
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -55
Permanent jobs citing REXX 15 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.012% 0.024%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.027% 0.022% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 11
Average salary £50,000 £39,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% -17.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £39,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £39,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+28.20% -17.89%

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
56347 62228 58432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.23% 52.56% 53.56%
Number of salaries quoted 47906 52777 50312
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 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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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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Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REXX over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 within the UK.

REXX Salary Histogram in the UK

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Top 15 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 6 May 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 +25 14 £50,000 +28.20%
South East - 11 £50,000 -
West Sussex - 7 £50,000 -
Gatwick - 7 £50,000 -
Northampton - 2 £45,000 -
Brighton - 2 - -
East Sussex - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £60,000 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
Scotland +14 1 - -
North West +4 1 £28,500 -26.92%
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Wilmslow - 1 £28,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £28,500 -

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Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 28 (100.00%) JCL
2 22 (78.57%) Mainframe
2 22 (78.57%) IBM
3 18 (64.29%) COBOL
3 18 (64.29%) DB2
4 14 (50.00%) Assembly Language
5 12 (42.86%) ISPF
6 11 (39.29%) CICS
7 9 (32.14%) zOS
7 9 (32.14%) HTML
8 8 (28.57%) UNIX
9 7 (25.00%) SQL
9 7 (25.00%) Eclipse
9 7 (25.00%) PL/1
9 7 (25.00%) MVS
9 7 (25.00%) Project Planning
9 7 (25.00%) Degree
9 7 (25.00%) JSON
9 7 (25.00%) SELCOPY
10 6 (21.43%) IBM Mainframe
10 6 (21.43%) Internet
10 6 (21.43%) FTP
11 5 (17.86%) Perl
11 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
11 5 (17.86%) Information Management
11 5 (17.86%) Manufacturing
12 4 (14.29%) Firewall
12 4 (14.29%) Finance
12 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (14.29%) Computer Science

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Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 11 (39.29%) CICS
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.14%) Confluence
2 2 (7.14%) Node.js
2 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (7.14%) JBoss
2 2 (7.14%) MQSeries
2 2 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.14%) DOC1
2 2 (7.14%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) FTP
1 6 (21.43%) Internet
2 4 (14.29%) Firewall
2 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 4 (14.29%) HTTPS
3 2 (7.14%) SSL
3 2 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (64.29%) DB2
2 2 (7.14%) Easytrieve
2 2 (7.14%) IMS/DB
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (7.14%) LoadRunner
2 2 (7.14%) XPEDITER
2 2 (7.14%) JIRA
2 2 (7.14%) Hudson
2 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (17.86%) Manufacturing
2 4 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Administrator
2 7 (25.00%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Mainframe Developer
3 5 (17.86%) DBA
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Storage Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Storage Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Environment Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Environment Manager
6 1 (3.57%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) ISPF
2 9 (32.14%) HTML
3 7 (25.00%) JSON
4 4 (14.29%) Web Services
4 4 (14.29%) Middleware
5 2 (7.14%) XML
5 2 (7.14%) .NET
5 2 (7.14%) SOAP
5 2 (7.14%) HTML5
5 2 (7.14%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (78.57%) Mainframe
2 6 (21.43%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
4 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (10.71%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (10.71%) Statistics
6 2 (7.14%) Replication
6 2 (7.14%) DataPower
6 2 (7.14%) Social Media
6 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) zOS
2 8 (28.57%) UNIX
3 7 (25.00%) MVS
4 3 (10.71%) Linux
5 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 5 (17.86%) Information Management
3 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Workflow
5 2 (7.14%) Workflow Management
5 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.14%) OOP
5 2 (7.14%) OO
5 2 (7.14%) RAD
5 2 (7.14%) SOA
5 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
5 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) JCL
2 18 (64.29%) COBOL
3 14 (50.00%) Assembly Language
4 7 (25.00%) PL/1
4 7 (25.00%) SQL
4 7 (25.00%) SELCOPY
5 5 (17.86%) Perl
6 4 (14.29%) ActionScript 2.0
6 4 (14.29%) Java
6 4 (14.29%) ActionScript
7 3 (10.71%) Python
8 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
8 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
8 2 (7.14%) VB
8 2 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) CA Endevor
2 2 (7.14%) Puppet
2 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.14%) Control-M
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) IBM
2 2 (7.14%) HP
2 2 (7.14%) Informatica
2 2 (7.14%) Thunderhead
2 2 (7.14%) Syncsort
2 2 (7.14%) F5
2 2 (7.14%) New Relic
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.57%) CA