The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMS
Rank 102 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VMS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.071% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.25% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £29,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £35,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -36.36%
VMS
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
401 602 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 28.64% 33.84% 34.87%
Number of salaries quoted 333 481 500
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMS across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

VMS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

VMS Salary Trend in Cambridge

VMS
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing VMS 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 VMS.

1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) API Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) FTP

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing VMS 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 VMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA