The table below looks at the statistics for zOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM z/OS
England / East Midlands
Rank 156 162 172
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing zOS 1 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.035% 0.28% 0.064%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.17% 1.02% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £38,533 £59,000
% change year-on-year
-22.14% -34.68%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
597 879 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.90% 27.45% 25.01%
Number of salaries quoted 464 643 686
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,800 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing zOS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

zOS
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing zOS across the East Midlands region.

zOS Salary Trend in the East Midlands

zOS
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing zOS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
Nottinghamshire -6 1 - - 1
zOS
England

zOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing zOS 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for zOS.

1 13 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 9 (69.23%) COBOL
2 9 (69.23%) CICS
2 9 (69.23%) IBM
2 9 (69.23%) JCL
3 8 (61.54%) DB2
4 7 (53.85%) Java
4 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) OS/390
4 7 (53.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
6 4 (30.77%) SDLC
6 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
6 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
6 4 (30.77%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) Time Management
6 4 (30.77%) Supplier Management
6 4 (30.77%) QA
6 4 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
6 4 (30.77%) ITIL
6 4 (30.77%) Linux
7 1 (7.69%) MQSeries
7 1 (7.69%) JMS
7 1 (7.69%) Adabas
7 1 (7.69%) Web Services
7 1 (7.69%) DataStage
7 1 (7.69%) NATURAL

zOS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 9 (69.23%) CICS
2 1 (7.69%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) DB2
2 1 (7.69%) Adabas
2 1 (7.69%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) COBOL Developer
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) DB2 Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Lead Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Head of Support
3 4 (30.77%) Head of Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Adabas Natural Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Mainframe Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) JMS
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) OS/390
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) SDLC
2 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) Supplier Management
2 4 (30.77%) Time Management
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Product Management
3 1 (7.69%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) COBOL
1 9 (69.23%) JCL
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) IBM
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Syncsort
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