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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
REXX
Rank 866 896 862
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -34
Permanent jobs citing REXX 17 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.009% 0.023%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.031% 0.018% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 12
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -

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
54977 61879 57818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.46% 52.70% 53.14%
Number of salaries quoted 46773 52797 49726
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 £68,000 £63,125 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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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Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REXX over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

REXX Salary Histogram in the UK

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Top 12 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 22 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +43 17 £50,000 +25.00% 5
South East - 10 £50,000 - 2
Gatwick - 8 £50,000 - 1
West Sussex - 8 £50,000 - 1
East Midlands - 5 £45,000 - 1
Northamptonshire - 5 £45,000 - 1
Northampton - 5 £45,000 - 1
Hampshire - 2 £60,000 -
North West - 2 £44,250 - 1
Wilmslow - 1 £28,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £28,500 -
Manchester - 1 £60,000 - 1

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Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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 24 (85.71%) IBM
2 24 (85.71%) Mainframe
3 20 (71.43%) COBOL
4 19 (67.86%) DB2
5 16 (57.14%) CICS
6 13 (46.43%) Assembly Language
6 13 (46.43%) ISPF
7 10 (35.71%) zOS
8 9 (32.14%) Internet
8 9 (32.14%) UNIX
8 9 (32.14%) FTP
9 8 (28.57%) Eclipse
9 8 (28.57%) HTML
9 8 (28.57%) PL/1
9 8 (28.57%) Project Planning
9 8 (28.57%) JSON
9 8 (28.57%) Finance
9 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
10 7 (25.00%) Middleware
10 7 (25.00%) Web Services
11 6 (21.43%) Python
11 6 (21.43%) Perl
11 6 (21.43%) Linux
11 6 (21.43%) Banking
11 6 (21.43%) CA Endevor
12 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (17.86%) Cloud Computing

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Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 16 (57.14%) CICS
2 5 (17.86%) Confluence
2 5 (17.86%) WebSphere
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (17.86%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (17.86%) JBoss
3 2 (7.14%) MQSeries
3 2 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Office
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) Internet
1 9 (32.14%) FTP
2 5 (17.86%) Firewall
2 5 (17.86%) SSL
2 5 (17.86%) DNS
3 4 (14.29%) HTTPS
3 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (67.86%) DB2
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.71%) Easytrieve
4 2 (7.14%) IMS/DB
5 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Eclipse
2 5 (17.86%) JIRA
2 5 (17.86%) Hudson
2 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
2 5 (17.86%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (17.86%) LoadRunner
3 2 (7.14%) XPEDITER
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Developer
1 8 (28.57%) Analyst
1 8 (28.57%) Applications Developer
1 8 (28.57%) Mainframe Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) Environment Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) DBA
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Storage Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Storage Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Environment Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Mainframe Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) ISPF
2 8 (28.57%) HTML
2 8 (28.57%) JSON
3 7 (25.00%) Middleware
3 7 (25.00%) Web Services
4 5 (17.86%) Java EE
4 5 (17.86%) SOAP
4 5 (17.86%) XML
5 2 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (85.71%) Mainframe
2 7 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
4 3 (10.71%) Statistics
4 3 (10.71%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (7.14%) Replication
5 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (7.14%) Social Media
5 2 (7.14%) DataPower
5 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.57%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) zOS
2 9 (32.14%) UNIX
3 6 (21.43%) Linux
4 5 (17.86%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Project Planning
1 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
2 5 (17.86%) Workflow Management
2 5 (17.86%) Automated Testing
2 5 (17.86%) DevOps
2 5 (17.86%) Workflow
2 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
3 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
3 3 (10.71%) Content Management
4 2 (7.14%) Change Management
4 2 (7.14%) SOA
4 2 (7.14%) RAD
4 2 (7.14%) OOP
4 2 (7.14%) OO
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) JCL
2 20 (71.43%) COBOL
3 13 (46.43%) Assembly Language
4 8 (28.57%) PL/1
5 6 (21.43%) Python
5 6 (21.43%) Perl
6 5 (17.86%) Ruby
6 5 (17.86%) VB
6 5 (17.86%) Java
6 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
7 4 (14.29%) ActionScript
7 4 (14.29%) SQL
7 4 (14.29%) SELCOPY
7 4 (14.29%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) RACF
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) CA Endevor
2 5 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (17.86%) Puppet
3 2 (7.14%) Control-M
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) IBM
2 5 (17.86%) F5
2 5 (17.86%) New Relic
2 5 (17.86%) Informatica
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Syncsort
4 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) CA
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus flexible benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
American Express
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago