Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for zOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited zOS over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM z/OS
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 132 145
Permanent jobs citing zOS 0 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.26% 0.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.19% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 7
Edinburgh median annual salary - £50,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -0.99% -3.81%
Scotland median annual salary - £50,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year - -0.99% -3.81%

zOS is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 634 505 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 23.51% 21.80% 24.22%
Number of salaries quoted 399 348 420
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +7.79% +6.94%
10th Percentile £26,450 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

zOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing zOS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for zOS in Edinburgh

zOS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for zOS in Edinburgh