The table below looks at the statistics for CICS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 69 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CICS 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.75% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.41% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -27.27%
CICS
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Application Platforms Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
74 51 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 13.91% 15.74% 15.06%
Number of salaries quoted 60 43 32
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £41,850 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CICS across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

CICS
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

CICS Salary Trend in Bradford

CICS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing CICS 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 CICS.

1 4 (100.00%) COBOL
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) zOS
1 4 (100.00%) JCL
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) GlassFish
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) W3C
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) WSDL
3 1 (25.00%) XML Schema
3 1 (25.00%) JAXB
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing CICS 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 CICS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) GlassFish
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) COBOL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) WSDL
2 1 (25.00%) XML Schema
2 1 (25.00%) JAXB
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) COBOL
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) JCL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle