The table below looks at the statistics for OS/390 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OS/390 over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM OS/390 (OS390)
Rank 924 953 952
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -1
Permanent jobs citing OS/390 6 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.023% 0.007% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £22,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -61.70%
UK excluding London average salary - £22,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -55.00%

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

Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
26177 28725 28866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.11% 27.37% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 22070 24144 23775
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,250 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

OS/390
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OS/390 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

OS/390 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OS/390
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OS/390 within the UK.

OS/390 Salary Trend in the UK

OS/390
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OS/390 within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +25 6 - - 5
Yorkshire +14 4 - - 4
East Midlands - 2 - - 1
Pontefract - 2 - - 2
West Yorkshire - 2 - - 2
Leicestershire - 2 - - 1

OS/390
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing OS/390 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 OS/390.

1 6 (85.71%) IBM
1 6 (85.71%) zOS
1 6 (85.71%) Mainframe
2 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) COBOL
4 3 (42.86%) DB2
4 3 (42.86%) CICS
4 3 (42.86%) JCL
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 2 (28.57%) MVVM
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) CSS3
5 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) J2EE
6 1 (14.29%) Unix
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) UML
6 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (14.29%) SOA

OS/390
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing OS/390 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 OS/390. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) DB2
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Lead Developer
3 3 (42.86%) DB2 Developer
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 2 (28.57%) COBOL Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Lead .NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Lead C# Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Lead SQL Server Developer
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) CSS3
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) HTML5
1 2 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) zOS
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) MVVM
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) COBOL
3 3 (42.86%) JCL
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) IBM
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
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