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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM z/OS
Rank 240 258 250
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Permanent jobs citing zOS 11 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.18% 0.14% 0.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.75% 0.60% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 15
Median salary £23,000 £34,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.35% -29.89%
UK excluding London median salary £38,533 £34,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -29.89%
zOS
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 Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1469 1666 2004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.55% 23.04% 26.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1205 1362 1518
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,850
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

zOS
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

zOS Salary Trend in Yorkshire

zOS
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing zOS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
West Yorkshire +14 5 - -
North Yorkshire - 2 £23,000 -
zOS
England

zOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for zOS.

1 13 (86.67%) IBM
2 11 (73.33%) OS/390
2 11 (73.33%) Mainframe
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (33.33%) HTML5
4 5 (33.33%) MVVM
4 5 (33.33%) CSS3
4 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 5 (33.33%) .NET
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (33.33%) C#
4 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (33.33%) CSS
4 5 (33.33%) XML
5 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
5 4 (26.67%) Internet
5 4 (26.67%) JCL
5 4 (26.67%) Middleware
5 4 (26.67%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) AIX
5 4 (26.67%) Solaris
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
5 4 (26.67%) HP
5 4 (26.67%) CICS
5 4 (26.67%) Java

zOS
Top Related IT Skills in 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 4 (26.67%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (26.67%) DB2
3 2 (13.33%) GIS
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Banking
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
1 9 (60.00%) Lead Developer
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 5 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Lead .NET Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Lead C# Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Lead SQL Server Developer
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
3 4 (26.67%) DB2 Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (20.00%) COBOL Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Operations Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
1 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 5 (33.33%) CSS
1 5 (33.33%) CSS3
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
1 5 (33.33%) HTML5
1 5 (33.33%) XML
2 4 (26.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Mainframe
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Online Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) OS/390
2 4 (26.67%) AIX
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Solaris
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) MVVM
2 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 4 (26.67%) COBOL
3 4 (26.67%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) IBM
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) HP