The table below looks at the statistics for REXX skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REXX over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
REXX
UK
Rank 854 915 931
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +16
Permanent jobs citing REXX 5 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.015% 0.014%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.011% 0.029% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 5
Median salary £43,500 £54,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.81% +8.50%
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-20.90% +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
45304 51792 52363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.89% 52.30% 50.46%
Number of salaries quoted 38888 44659 44919
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

REXX
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing REXX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REXX within the UK over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Scotland - 3 £42,000 -
England +57 2 £45,000 -17.05%
Glasgow - 2 - -
South East +53 1 £45,000 -18.18%
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £42,000 -
Crawley - 1 £45,000 -
Halifax - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Clydebank - 1 £42,000 -

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Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing REXX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for REXX.

1 11 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 9 (81.82%) Assembly Language
3 8 (72.73%) JCL
3 8 (72.73%) ISPF
3 8 (72.73%) CLIST
4 7 (63.64%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 7 (63.64%) Time Sharing Option
4 7 (63.64%) CA
4 7 (63.64%) CICS
4 7 (63.64%) zOS
4 7 (63.64%) DB2
5 6 (54.55%) MS Office
5 6 (54.55%) Unix
5 6 (54.55%) MQSeries
5 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
5 6 (54.55%) SAS
5 6 (54.55%) SQL
5 6 (54.55%) Sybase
5 6 (54.55%) RACF
5 6 (54.55%) IBM
5 6 (54.55%) Project Planning
5 6 (54.55%) Middleware
5 6 (54.55%) Finance
6 5 (45.45%) Security Management
6 5 (45.45%) Time Management
7 4 (36.36%) Banking
8 3 (27.27%) SSH
8 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (27.27%) PKI
8 3 (27.27%) Information Security

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Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (63.64%) CICS
2 6 (54.55%) MQSeries
2 6 (54.55%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
1 6 (54.55%) MS Office
2 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Kerberos
1 3 (27.27%) SSH
1 3 (27.27%) SSL
2 2 (18.18%) SMTP
3 1 (9.09%) FTP
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) Easytrieve
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
4 1 (9.09%) French Language
4 1 (9.09%) German Language
4 1 (9.09%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Security Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Principal Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Principal Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Mainframe Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Mainframe Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Mainframe Support
4 1 (9.09%) Mainframe Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Mainframe Systems Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) ISPF
2 6 (54.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (27.27%) PKI
3 2 (18.18%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) zOS
2 6 (54.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Project Planning
2 5 (45.45%) Security Management
2 5 (45.45%) Time Management
3 3 (27.27%) Information Security
3 3 (27.27%) People Management
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Assembly Language
2 8 (72.73%) CLIST
2 8 (72.73%) JCL
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) COBOL
4 3 (27.27%) Perl
4 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
5 1 (9.09%) C
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) Fortran
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) PL/1
5 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 7 (63.64%) Time Sharing Option
2 6 (54.55%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) zSecure
2 1 (9.09%) CA Endevor
2 1 (9.09%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) CA
2 6 (54.55%) IBM
2 6 (54.55%) Sybase