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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 171 170 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing CICS 6 20 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.19% 0.54% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.03% 3.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 0
Median salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.62%
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
580 646 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.25% 17.60% 19.29%
Number of salaries quoted 449 510 635
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing CICS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CICS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +21 6 - -
CICS
England

CICS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing CICS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for CICS.

1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) DB2
2 14 (93.33%) COBOL
2 14 (93.33%) IBM
2 14 (93.33%) Mainframe
3 12 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (66.67%) JCL
4 10 (66.67%) Java
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (26.67%) CSS3
7 4 (26.67%) HTML5
7 4 (26.67%) Pentaho
7 4 (26.67%) QA
7 4 (26.67%) jQuery
7 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
7 4 (26.67%) IBM Mainframe
7 4 (26.67%) VSAM
7 4 (26.67%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (26.67%) Ajax
7 4 (26.67%) MVC
7 4 (26.67%) DataStage
7 4 (26.67%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (26.67%) CSS
7 4 (26.67%) XML
7 4 (26.67%) XSLT
7 4 (26.67%) XHTML
7 4 (26.67%) C#
7 4 (26.67%) HTML
7 4 (26.67%) VB.NET

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) DB2
2 4 (26.67%) DataStage
2 4 (26.67%) Pentaho
3 1 (6.67%) Adabas
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (6.67%) ERwin
General
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) COBOL Developer
2 10 (66.67%) DB2 Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Lead Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Java Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior COBOL Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) DB2 DBA
6 1 (6.67%) DBA
6 1 (6.67%) Mainframe Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) Mainframe Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Mainframe Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) Mainframe Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
1 4 (26.67%) Ajax
1 4 (26.67%) CSS
1 4 (26.67%) CSS3
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
1 4 (26.67%) HTML5
1 4 (26.67%) jQuery
1 4 (26.67%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (26.67%) XHTML
1 4 (26.67%) XML
1 4 (26.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (93.33%) Mainframe
2 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (26.67%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (26.67%) VSAM
4 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) zOS
2 2 (13.33%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) MVC
1 4 (26.67%) Systems Analysis
1 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (13.33%) SDLC
2 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Data Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.67%) High Availability
3 1 (6.67%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (93.33%) COBOL
3 10 (66.67%) Java
3 10 (66.67%) JCL
4 4 (26.67%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.67%) NATURAL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) IBM
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft