Period
to 21 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for RACF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RACF over the 6 months to 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Resource Access Control Facility (RACF)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 549 541 623
Rank change year-on-year -8 +82 +25
Permanent jobs citing RACF 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.006% 0.013% 0.003%
As % of the System Software category 0.046% 0.095% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
South East median annual salary £91,250 £72,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.86% - -
England median annual salary £90,000 £55,000 -
% change year-on-year +63.64% - -

RACF is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 4,340 4,229 5,495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.70% 14.09% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3,529 3,578 4,775
South East median annual salary £40,494 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.23% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,625 £22,690
90th Percentile £67,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%

RACF
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing RACF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for RACF in the South East

RACF
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RACF in the South East.

Salary trend for RACF in the South East

RACF
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RACF within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 2 £91,250 -
RACF
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT jobs citing RACF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for RACF.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) PMP
1 2 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CICS
1 2 (100.00%) REXX
1 2 (100.00%) PL/1
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA

RACF
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (100.00%) CICS
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) QA Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Automation Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PL/1
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) REXX
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (100.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) IBM