The table below looks at the statistics for CICS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 158 - 154
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CICS 20 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.55% - 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.11% - 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 4
Average salary £42,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year
+7.52% -13.48%
CICS
England

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

Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
644 734 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.59% 19.35% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 509 624 475
Average salary £38,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

CICS
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

CICS Salary Trend in the East Midlands

CICS
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CICS across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

CICS Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

CICS
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CICS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Nottinghamshire - 15 £45,000 - 2
Northamptonshire - 4 £39,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £37,100 - 1
CICS
England

CICS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 24 (100.00%) COBOL
1 24 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 22 (91.67%) DB2
3 16 (66.67%) JCL
4 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (41.67%) Web Services
5 10 (41.67%) SQL
6 9 (37.50%) Line Management
6 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (33.33%) Pentaho
7 8 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (33.33%) Linux
7 8 (33.33%) Configuration Management
7 8 (33.33%) DataStage
8 7 (29.17%) Management Information System
9 6 (25.00%) PL/1
9 6 (25.00%) Marketing
9 6 (25.00%) Degree
9 6 (25.00%) ITIL
9 6 (25.00%) .NET
9 6 (25.00%) Delphi
9 6 (25.00%) ETL
9 6 (25.00%) IBM
9 6 (25.00%) Windows
9 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 6 (25.00%) Credit Risk
9 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
10 4 (16.67%) QA
10 4 (16.67%) Waterfall

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (8.33%) JBoss
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
1 2 (8.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) FTP
1 2 (8.33%) DNS
1 2 (8.33%) SSL
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (91.67%) DB2
2 8 (33.33%) DataStage
2 8 (33.33%) Pentaho
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (8.33%) LoadRunner
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
1 2 (8.33%) Hudson
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (25.00%) Marketing
2 4 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Analyst
2 11 (45.83%) Mainframe Developer
2 11 (45.83%) Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 6 (25.00%) Programmer
3 6 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Team Leader
4 4 (16.67%) Technical Team Leader
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Environment Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Environment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) Web Services
2 6 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.33%) SOAP
3 2 (8.33%) XML
3 2 (8.33%) Middleware
3 2 (8.33%) ISPF
3 2 (8.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (29.17%) Management Information System
4 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (25.00%) Credit Risk
5 4 (16.67%) VSAM
6 2 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Line Management
3 8 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 8 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (25.00%) ETL
4 6 (25.00%) ITIL
5 4 (16.67%) RAD
5 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.33%) DevOps
6 2 (8.33%) Workflow
6 2 (8.33%) Workflow Management
6 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Content Management
7 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) COBOL
2 16 (66.67%) JCL
3 10 (41.67%) SQL
4 6 (25.00%) Delphi
4 6 (25.00%) PL/1
5 4 (16.67%) REXX
6 3 (12.50%) Java
7 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 2 (8.33%) Perl
7 2 (8.33%) VB
7 2 (8.33%) Python
7 2 (8.33%) Assembly Language
7 2 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) CA Endevor
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
1 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (8.33%) Informatica
2 2 (8.33%) F5
2 2 (8.33%) New Relic
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
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