The table below looks at the statistics for MVS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MVS over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MVS
Rank 656 667 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing MVS 4 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.022% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.036% 0.080% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 0
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £23,250 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-55.71% +31.25%
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
11025 12477 13308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.06% 27.93% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9541 10719 11275
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

MVS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MVS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing MVS 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 MVS.

1 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
1 5 (55.56%) Xcode
1 5 (55.56%) Objective-C
1 5 (55.56%) OOP
1 5 (55.56%) Apple iOS
1 5 (55.56%) iOS SDK
1 5 (55.56%) iOS Development
1 5 (55.56%) API Development
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (44.44%) Apple Swift
2 4 (44.44%) SDLC
2 4 (44.44%) Orchard CMS
2 4 (44.44%) CMS
2 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (44.44%) Web Development
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Market Research
2 4 (44.44%) SaaS
2 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
2 4 (44.44%) N-Tier
2 4 (44.44%) SOA
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) HTML

MVS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing MVS 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 MVS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) CMS
1 4 (44.44%) Orchard CMS
1 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce Developer
1 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) iOS Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Architect
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Solutions Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) iOS SDK
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (44.44%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) API Development
1 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
1 5 (55.56%) iOS Development
1 5 (55.56%) OOP
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Market Research
2 4 (44.44%) SDLC
2 4 (44.44%) SOA
2 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
2 4 (44.44%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Objective-C
2 4 (44.44%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft