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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank 863 862 885
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +23
Permanent jobs citing REXX 24 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.010% 0.014%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.041% 0.020% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 3
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -19.00%

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
58023 56263 63200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.85% 52.92% 53.62%
Number of salaries quoted 48634 48476 55453
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 £27,500 £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% -

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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 16 September 2014 within the UK.

REXX Salary Histogram in the UK

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Top 22 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 16 September 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
(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 -11 20 £42,500 -5.55% 8
North East - 9 £42,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 8 £42,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £42,500 -
Edinburgh - 4 - - 2
Scotland - 4 - - 2
Nottinghamshire +6 3 £45,500 +51.66%
Nottingham -2 3 £45,500 +51.66%
London -14 3 - - 7
East Midlands -15 3 £45,500 +51.66%
East of England -27 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 - -
South East -22 1 £50,000 - 1
South West - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
Leeds - 1 £37,500 -
Bournemouth - 1 - -
Burgess Hill - 1 £50,000 -
Dorset - 1 - -

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Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 35 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 29 (82.86%) IBM
3 27 (77.14%) DB2
4 21 (60.00%) COBOL
5 20 (57.14%) CICS
5 20 (57.14%) zOS
5 20 (57.14%) JCL
6 19 (54.29%) ISPF
7 16 (45.71%) IBM Mainframe
8 13 (37.14%) CA
8 13 (37.14%) Assembly Language
8 13 (37.14%) CA Endevor
8 13 (37.14%) Mentoring
9 12 (34.29%) Coaching
9 12 (34.29%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (34.29%) SQL
9 12 (34.29%) Change Management
10 11 (31.43%) BMC
10 11 (31.43%) MVS
10 11 (31.43%) VSAM
11 10 (28.57%) Banking
11 10 (28.57%) OMEGAMON
11 10 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (28.57%) Finance
12 9 (25.71%) SAS
12 9 (25.71%) QA
12 9 (25.71%) Release Management
12 9 (25.71%) Retail
13 7 (20.00%) Degree
14 6 (17.14%) Workflow

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Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 20 (57.14%) CICS
2 9 (25.71%) SAS
3 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.86%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) ATM
2 1 (2.86%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (77.14%) DB2
2 4 (11.43%) Adabas
3 2 (5.71%) OLAP
3 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.86%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) ERwin
2 1 (2.86%) ChangeMan
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 10 (28.57%) Banking
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) DB2 DBA
1 14 (40.00%) DBA
2 13 (37.14%) Technical Specialist
3 9 (25.71%) Mainframe DBA
4 3 (8.57%) Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Mainframe Programmer
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Programmer
5 2 (5.71%) Programmer
5 2 (5.71%) Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Developer
6 1 (2.86%) UNIX Specialist
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) COBOL Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Mainframe Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) ISPF
2 2 (5.71%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (5.71%) EntireX
3 1 (2.86%) Middleware
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 16 (45.71%) IBM Mainframe
3 12 (34.29%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (31.43%) VSAM
5 5 (14.29%) Chip Card
6 1 (2.86%) DTV
6 1 (2.86%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) zOS
2 11 (31.43%) MVS
3 4 (11.43%) UNIX
4 2 (5.71%) Windows
4 2 (5.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Mentoring
2 12 (34.29%) Coaching
2 12 (34.29%) Change Management
3 10 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (25.71%) Release Management
5 6 (17.14%) Workflow
6 5 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
7 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
8 3 (8.57%) Performance Improvement
9 2 (5.71%) Performance Management
9 2 (5.71%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (5.71%) Data Modelling
9 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (2.86%) TDD
10 1 (2.86%) Programme Management
10 1 (2.86%) SOA
10 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.86%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) COBOL
2 20 (57.14%) JCL
3 13 (37.14%) Assembly Language
4 12 (34.29%) SQL
5 3 (8.57%) Java
6 2 (5.71%) C++
6 2 (5.71%) NATURAL
7 1 (2.86%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) QA
2 4 (11.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) RACF
2 4 (11.43%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 13 (37.14%) CA Endevor
2 10 (28.57%) OMEGAMON
3 4 (11.43%) Tivoli
4 2 (5.71%) MAINVIEW
5 1 (2.86%) Control-M
Vendors
1 29 (82.86%) IBM
2 13 (37.14%) CA
3 11 (31.43%) BMC
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Pega
4 1 (2.86%) Syncsort
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