The table below looks at the statistics for zOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM z/OS
Rank - 212 220
Permanent jobs citing zOS 0 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.54% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Median salary - £46,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.62%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
755 1115 1230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.30% 23.65% 24.90%
Number of salaries quoted 655 893 906
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing zOS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

zOS
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

zOS Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

zOS
Top 24 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing zOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for zOS.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) OS/390
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) MVVM
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) COBOL
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) CICS
3 1 (33.33%) JCL

zOS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (33.33%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Lead Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Lead .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Lead C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Lead SQL Server Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (33.33%) COBOL Developer
3 1 (33.33%) DB2 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) COBOL
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JCL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft