The table below looks at the statistics for VME skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VME over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ICL VME
Rank 117 114 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing VME 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.21% 0.064% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.86% 0.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £61,215 - -
UK excluding London average salary £61,215 - £27,213
VME
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
464 401 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.81% 25.66% 28.10%
Number of salaries quoted 401 337 460
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £23,125
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VME
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

VME Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

VME
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

VME Salary Trend in Cheshire

VME
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VME within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +2 4 £61,215 -
VME
North West

VME
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing VME 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 VME.

1 4 (100.00%) COBOL
1 4 (100.00%) Middleware
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) ICL
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Fujitsu
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data

VME
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing VME 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 VME. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Lead Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) COBOL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) ICL
1 4 (100.00%) Fujitsu