The table below looks at the statistics for zOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM z/OS
Rank 91 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing zOS 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.47% 0.30% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.20% 1.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £27,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -10.52%
zOS
Nottinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
273 265 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 21.56% 26.29% 33.30%
Number of salaries quoted 190 213 283
Average salary £35,000 £39,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.82% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing zOS across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

zOS
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

zOS Salary Trend in Nottingham

zOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham region citing zOS 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 zOS.

1 15 (100.00%) DB2
1 15 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (66.67%) Product Management
2 10 (66.67%) Marketing
2 10 (66.67%) Credit Risk
2 10 (66.67%) XML
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) SDLC
4 6 (40.00%) Struts2
4 6 (40.00%) Open Source
4 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 6 (40.00%) YUI
4 6 (40.00%) jQuery
4 6 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 6 (40.00%) JPA
4 6 (40.00%) DataPower
4 6 (40.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 6 (40.00%) iBATIS
4 6 (40.00%) DB2 UDB
4 6 (40.00%) Apache Flex
4 6 (40.00%) CruiseControl
4 6 (40.00%) Subversion
4 6 (40.00%) OCPJP
4 6 (40.00%) Spring
4 6 (40.00%) Maven
4 6 (40.00%) Migration
4 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
4 6 (40.00%) WSDL
4 6 (40.00%) XML Schema

zOS
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham region citing zOS 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 zOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) DB2
2 6 (40.00%) DB2 UDB
3 4 (26.67%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Ant
1 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (40.00%) CruiseControl
1 6 (40.00%) Subversion
1 6 (40.00%) Maven
General
1 10 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) DBA
3 5 (33.33%) Data Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) DataStage Developer
5 2 (13.33%) ETL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Mainframe Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) XML
2 6 (40.00%) DOM
2 6 (40.00%) XSLT
2 6 (40.00%) XHTML
2 6 (40.00%) UDDI
2 6 (40.00%) WSDL
2 6 (40.00%) XML Schema
2 6 (40.00%) SAX
2 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (40.00%) Spring
2 6 (40.00%) iBATIS
2 6 (40.00%) Apache Flex
2 6 (40.00%) YUI
2 6 (40.00%) jQuery
2 6 (40.00%) JPA
2 6 (40.00%) Struts2
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) J2EE
2 6 (40.00%) CSS
2 6 (40.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (66.67%) Credit Risk
3 6 (40.00%) DataPower
4 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
5 3 (20.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Product Management
2 9 (60.00%) SDLC
3 6 (40.00%) Open Source
3 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (40.00%) Migration
3 6 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL
4 5 (33.33%) Data Analytics
4 5 (33.33%) Analytics
5 4 (26.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) JCL
4 4 (26.67%) PL/1
4 4 (26.67%) C++
5 3 (20.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) OCPJP
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SLA