The first table below looks at the demand for RACF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RACF over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Resource Access Control Facility (RACF)
Rank 176 163 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing RACF 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.049% 0.064% -
As % of the System Software category 0.66% 0.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £45,500 -
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
System Software Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
305 268 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.53% 8.60% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 208 155 179
Average salary £36,000 £33,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.46% -9.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
RACF
UK

RACF
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

RACF Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

RACF
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

RACF Salary Trend in Scotland

RACF
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RACF within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 2 £42,500 -
RACF
UK

RACF
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing RACF 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 RACF.

1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) ACF2
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) CICS
3 1 (33.33%) zOS

RACF
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing RACF 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 RACF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Mainframe Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) zOS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) ACF2
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM