The table below looks at the statistics for OS/390 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OS/390 over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM OS/390 (OS390)
Rank 877 973 992
Rank change year-on-year
+96 +19
Permanent jobs citing OS/390 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.001% 0.002%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.018% 0.004% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £60,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +166.66%
UK excluding London median salary - - £22,500

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
22070 27942 30896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.57% 26.25% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 18528 23640 25723
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

OS/390
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing OS/390 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OS/390 within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +75 4 - -
East Midlands - 3 - -
Leicestershire - 3 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -

OS/390
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing OS/390 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for OS/390.

1 13 (100.00%) IBM
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) Java
3 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 11 (84.62%) Mainframe
3 11 (84.62%) zOS
3 11 (84.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (76.92%) JCL
4 10 (76.92%) CICS
4 10 (76.92%) COBOL
4 10 (76.92%) DB2
5 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Unix
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) AIX
5 2 (15.38%) Solaris
5 2 (15.38%) Tuxedo
5 2 (15.38%) MQSeries
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) Middleware
5 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
5 2 (15.38%) Release Management
5 2 (15.38%) QMS
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008

OS/390
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (76.92%) CICS
2 2 (15.38%) MQSeries
2 2 (15.38%) Tuxedo
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) DB2
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
1 11 (84.62%) Lead Developer
2 10 (76.92%) COBOL Developer
2 10 (76.92%) DB2 Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Support Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead SQL Server Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) CSS3
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) zOS
2 2 (15.38%) AIX
2 2 (15.38%) Solaris
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Change Management
1 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL
1 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
1 2 (15.38%) QMS
1 2 (15.38%) Release Management
1 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.69%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 10 (76.92%) COBOL
3 10 (76.92%) JCL
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) IBM
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle