The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for REXX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited REXX over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

REXX
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 157 -
Permanent jobs citing REXX 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.17% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -20.21% -6.00%  

REXX is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1739 1497 1560
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 64.08% 52.23% 50.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1111 795 967
Median salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

REXX
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing REXX as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for REXX in Scotland

REXX
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REXX in Scotland.

Salary trend for REXX in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 across the Scotland region with a requirement for REXX.

1 7 (100.00%) CA
1 7 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 6 (85.71%) zOS
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) DB2
2 6 (85.71%) IBM
3 4 (57.14%) Cognizant
3 4 (57.14%) Flash
3 4 (57.14%) IMS/DB
3 4 (57.14%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (57.14%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
4 3 (42.86%) Time Sharing Option
4 3 (42.86%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 3 (42.86%) ISPF
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) RACF
4 3 (42.86%) JCL
4 3 (42.86%) CICS
4 3 (42.86%) Assembly Language
5 2 (28.57%) SSL
5 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) Kerberos
5 2 (28.57%) MQSeries
5 2 (28.57%) SAS
5 2 (28.57%) Sybase
5 2 (28.57%) Perl
5 2 (28.57%) Middleware

REXX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (42.86%) CICS
2 2 (28.57%) MQSeries
2 2 (28.57%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Kerberos
1 2 (28.57%) SSH
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) FTP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) DB2
2 4 (57.14%) IMS/DB
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DB2 DBA
1 4 (57.14%) DBA
1 4 (57.14%) Mainframe DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Mainframe Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Mainframe Systems Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Flash
2 3 (42.86%) ISPF
3 2 (28.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) PKI
4 1 (14.29%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) zOS
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Monitoring
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) People Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Security Management
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Assembly Language
2 3 (42.86%) JCL
3 2 (28.57%) CLIST
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 1 (14.29%) COBOL
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 3 (42.86%) RACF
1 3 (42.86%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) zSecure
2 1 (14.29%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) CA
2 6 (85.71%) IBM
3 4 (57.14%) Cognizant
4 2 (28.57%) Sybase