The table below looks at the statistics for MVS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MVS over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MVS
Rank 606 630 663
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +33
Permanent jobs citing MVS 8 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.036% 0.004%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.086% 0.13% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 1
Median salary £52,500 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
MVS
England

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

Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9272 12075 12540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.57% 27.41% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8066 10420 10723
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

MVS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

MVS Jobs Demand Trend in London

MVS
Salary Trend in London

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

MVS Salary Trend in London

MVS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MVS across the London region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

MVS Salary Histogram in London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT jobs citing MVS 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 London region with a requirement for MVS.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) iSeries
2 4 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) SDLC
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile Optimisation
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) RPG
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) DB2
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) EDI
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum

MVS
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) DB2
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce Developer
1 4 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 4 (50.00%) EDI
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 4 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile Optimisation
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) SDLC
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) RPG
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft