The table below looks at the statistics for OS/390 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OS/390 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM OS/390 (OS390)
Rank 212 - 199
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OS/390 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.019% - 0.040%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.084% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £52,500 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 - £32,500
OS/390
England

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

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1193 1087 1158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.62% 21.18% 23.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1061 967 987
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

OS/390
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

OS/390 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

OS/390
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OS/390 across the West Midlands region.

OS/390 Salary Trend in the West Midlands

OS/390
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OS/390 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham - 1 £52,500 -
OS/390
England

OS/390
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) zOS
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) MVS
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (50.00%) JCL
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) ISPF
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) WSDL
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) IBM

OS/390
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (50.00%) CICS
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (50.00%) ISPF
2 1 (50.00%) WSDL
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) zOS
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) MVS
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) JCL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Business Objects