The table below looks at the statistics for ISPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISPF over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Interactive System Productivity Facility (ISPF)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing ISPF 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +27.38%
ISPF
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
580 419 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.85% 33.12% 37.49%
Number of salaries quoted 461 278 330
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

ISPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISPF across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ISPF Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

ISPF
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

ISPF Salary Trend in Edinburgh

ISPF
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing ISPF 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 ISPF.

1 4 (100.00%) DB2
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) CICS
1 4 (100.00%) zOS
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) VSAM
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Coaching
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

ISPF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing ISPF 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 ISPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 4 (100.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (100.00%) VSAM
1 4 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Coaching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM