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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 152 176 161
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -15
Permanent jobs citing CICS 24 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.65% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.62% 0.90% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 6
Average salary £45,000 £38,800 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.97% +10.85%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
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
663 663 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.98% 17.65% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 548 529 539
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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
Northamptonshire +10 15 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire +1 5 £42,500 - 2
Leicestershire +15 3 - -
CICS
England

CICS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 44 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 40 (90.91%) DB2
3 37 (84.09%) COBOL
4 33 (75.00%) JCL
5 23 (52.27%) IBM
6 22 (50.00%) Linux
7 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (40.91%) Java
9 17 (38.64%) Web Services
10 16 (36.36%) Configuration Management
10 16 (36.36%) JBoss
10 16 (36.36%) UNIX
10 16 (36.36%) Perl
11 13 (29.55%) SQL
12 12 (27.27%) DataStage
13 11 (25.00%) Pentaho
14 10 (22.73%) WebSphere
14 10 (22.73%) CA Endevor
14 10 (22.73%) SDLC
14 10 (22.73%) REXX
15 9 (20.45%) Informatica
15 9 (20.45%) HP UFT
15 9 (20.45%) LoadRunner
15 9 (20.45%) Python
15 9 (20.45%) Oracle
15 9 (20.45%) FTP
15 9 (20.45%) DNS
15 9 (20.45%) SSL
15 9 (20.45%) VB
15 9 (20.45%) JavaScript

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 16 (36.36%) JBoss
2 10 (22.73%) WebSphere
3 9 (20.45%) Confluence
3 9 (20.45%) Oracle Workflow
3 9 (20.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) FTP
1 9 (20.45%) DNS
1 9 (20.45%) SSL
1 9 (20.45%) Internet
2 4 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (90.91%) DB2
2 12 (27.27%) DataStage
3 11 (25.00%) Pentaho
4 9 (20.45%) Oracle Database
4 9 (20.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.27%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) HP UFT
1 9 (20.45%) LoadRunner
1 9 (20.45%) JIRA
1 9 (20.45%) Hudson
1 9 (20.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.27%) ChangeMan
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
1 9 (20.45%) Banking
2 6 (13.64%) Marketing
3 4 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Developer
2 17 (38.64%) Analyst
3 15 (34.09%) Mainframe Developer
4 12 (27.27%) Environment Manager
5 9 (20.45%) Analyst Programmer
5 9 (20.45%) Programmer
5 9 (20.45%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 4 (9.09%) Technical Team Leader
6 4 (9.09%) Environment Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) COBOL Developer
7 3 (6.82%) COBOL Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
7 3 (6.82%) COBOL Programmer
8 2 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (38.64%) Web Services
2 9 (20.45%) XML
2 9 (20.45%) Middleware
2 9 (20.45%) SOAP
2 9 (20.45%) Java EE
3 6 (13.64%) .NET
4 1 (2.27%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 9 (20.45%) VSAM
2 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (18.18%) IBM Mainframe
4 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
5 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
5 6 (13.64%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 22 (50.00%) Linux
2 16 (36.36%) UNIX
3 6 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 10 (22.73%) SDLC
4 9 (20.45%) DevOps
4 9 (20.45%) Line Management
4 9 (20.45%) Workflow
4 9 (20.45%) Workflow Management
4 9 (20.45%) Automated Testing
4 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (20.45%) Test Automation
5 7 (15.91%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (15.91%) Unit Testing
5 7 (15.91%) Test Management
5 7 (15.91%) ITIL
6 6 (13.64%) ETL
6 6 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (11.36%) Content Management
8 4 (9.09%) RAD
8 4 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 37 (84.09%) COBOL
2 33 (75.00%) JCL
3 18 (40.91%) Java
4 16 (36.36%) Perl
5 13 (29.55%) SQL
6 10 (22.73%) REXX
7 9 (20.45%) Ruby
7 9 (20.45%) VB
7 9 (20.45%) Python
7 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
8 6 (13.64%) Delphi
8 6 (13.64%) PL/1
9 1 (2.27%) NATURAL
9 1 (2.27%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) QA
System Software
1 9 (20.45%) RACF
2 8 (18.18%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) CA Endevor
2 9 (20.45%) Puppet
2 9 (20.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) IBM
2 9 (20.45%) Informatica
2 9 (20.45%) F5
2 9 (20.45%) New Relic
2 9 (20.45%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: Standard
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
East Midlands
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago