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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 147 - 154
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CICS 30 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.84% - 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.75% - 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 24 0 7
Average salary £45,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+6.74% -15.23%
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
631 716 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.57% 19.48% 19.15%
Number of salaries quoted 499 591 523
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 2 June 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 2 June 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 £42,500 - 1
Northamptonshire - 14 £45,000 - 2
Leicestershire - 1 £37,100 -
CICS
England

CICS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 34 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 32 (94.12%) DB2
3 30 (88.24%) COBOL
4 25 (73.53%) JCL
5 18 (52.94%) Linux
5 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (47.06%) Web Services
6 16 (47.06%) IBM
7 14 (41.18%) Configuration Management
8 13 (38.24%) Java
9 12 (35.29%) Perl
9 12 (35.29%) JBoss
9 12 (35.29%) UNIX
10 11 (32.35%) SQL
11 10 (29.41%) REXX
11 10 (29.41%) SDLC
12 9 (26.47%) Line Management
12 9 (26.47%) Pentaho
12 9 (26.47%) DataStage
13 8 (23.53%) Internet
13 8 (23.53%) RACF
13 8 (23.53%) Middleware
13 8 (23.53%) Informatica
13 8 (23.53%) QuickTest Pro
13 8 (23.53%) LoadRunner
13 8 (23.53%) FTP
13 8 (23.53%) DNS
13 8 (23.53%) SSL
13 8 (23.53%) Python
13 8 (23.53%) Oracle

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 12 (35.29%) JBoss
2 8 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (23.53%) WebSphere
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle Workflow
2 8 (23.53%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) Internet
1 8 (23.53%) FTP
1 8 (23.53%) DNS
1 8 (23.53%) SSL
2 4 (11.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (94.12%) DB2
2 9 (26.47%) Pentaho
2 9 (26.47%) DataStage
3 8 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (23.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) QuickTest Pro
1 8 (23.53%) LoadRunner
1 8 (23.53%) JIRA
1 8 (23.53%) Hudson
1 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (23.53%) Banking
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Marketing
3 3 (8.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Analyst
2 12 (35.29%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) Mainframe Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Environment Manager
4 6 (17.65%) Analyst Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Analyst Programmer
4 6 (17.65%) Programmer
5 4 (11.76%) Team Leader
5 4 (11.76%) Technical Team Leader
5 4 (11.76%) Environment Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) Web Services
2 8 (23.53%) Middleware
2 8 (23.53%) XML
2 8 (23.53%) SOAP
2 8 (23.53%) Java EE
3 6 (17.65%) .NET
4 2 (5.88%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (20.59%) Management Information System
4 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
4 6 (17.65%) IBM Mainframe
4 6 (17.65%) Credit Risk
5 5 (14.71%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 18 (52.94%) Linux
2 12 (35.29%) UNIX
3 6 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) Configuration Management
3 10 (29.41%) SDLC
4 9 (26.47%) Line Management
5 8 (23.53%) Workflow Management
5 8 (23.53%) Automated Testing
5 8 (23.53%) Workflow
5 8 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (23.53%) Test Automation
5 8 (23.53%) DevOps
6 6 (17.65%) ITIL
6 6 (17.65%) ETL
6 6 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Content Management
8 4 (11.76%) RAD
8 4 (11.76%) Test Management
8 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 30 (88.24%) COBOL
2 25 (73.53%) JCL
3 13 (38.24%) Java
4 12 (35.29%) Perl
5 11 (32.35%) SQL
6 10 (29.41%) REXX
7 8 (23.53%) Python
7 8 (23.53%) VB
7 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
7 8 (23.53%) Ruby
8 6 (17.65%) Delphi
8 6 (17.65%) PL/1
9 2 (5.88%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) RACF
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) CA Endevor
1 8 (23.53%) Puppet
1 8 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) IBM
2 8 (23.53%) Informatica
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle
2 8 (23.53%) F5
2 8 (23.53%) New Relic
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
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