The table below looks at the statistics for zOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM z/OS
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing zOS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
zOS
Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
210 324 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 25.18% 32.89% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 191 272 169
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,733
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,500 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

zOS
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

zOS Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

zOS
Top 9 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (100.00%) Adabas
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) NATURAL
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning

zOS
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Adabas
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) NATURAL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM