The table below looks at the statistics for MVS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MVS over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MVS
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing MVS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £33,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+26.86% +11.66%
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UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
833 899 885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 25.78% 26.90% 28.41%
Number of salaries quoted 508 534 578
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

MVS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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Salary Trend in Scotland

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

MVS Salary Trend in Scotland

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Top 11 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) DataStage
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DataStage
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) IBM