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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 157 179 167
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -12
Permanent jobs citing CICS 17 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.45% 0.19% 0.031%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.42% 1.00% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 1
Average salary £42,500 £38,900 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.25% +11.14%
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £55,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-10.90% +25.71%
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
703 701 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.48% 18.94% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 587 551 528
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 September 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 September 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 -6 10 £42,500 - 4
Leicestershire +16 3 - -
Northamptonshire 0 3 £52,500 -
CICS
England

CICS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 48 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 44 (91.67%) DB2
3 41 (85.42%) COBOL
4 35 (72.92%) JCL
5 26 (54.17%) IBM
6 22 (45.83%) Linux
7 19 (39.58%) Configuration Management
7 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (37.50%) DataStage
8 18 (37.50%) Java
8 18 (37.50%) Web Services
9 16 (33.33%) Perl
9 16 (33.33%) JBoss
9 16 (33.33%) UNIX
10 15 (31.25%) SQL
10 15 (31.25%) VSAM
11 14 (29.17%) Pentaho
12 13 (27.08%) SDLC
13 11 (22.92%) IBM Mainframe
14 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (20.83%) WebSphere
14 10 (20.83%) CA Endevor
14 10 (20.83%) REXX
14 10 (20.83%) ITIL
15 9 (18.75%) XML
15 9 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
15 9 (18.75%) SOAP
15 9 (18.75%) Oracle
15 9 (18.75%) VB
15 9 (18.75%) JavaScript

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (33.33%) JBoss
2 10 (20.83%) WebSphere
3 9 (18.75%) Confluence
3 9 (18.75%) Oracle Workflow
3 9 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) FTP
1 9 (18.75%) DNS
1 9 (18.75%) SSL
1 9 (18.75%) Internet
2 4 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (91.67%) DB2
2 18 (37.50%) DataStage
3 14 (29.17%) Pentaho
4 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database
4 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.08%) Adabas
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) HP UFT
1 9 (18.75%) LoadRunner
1 9 (18.75%) JIRA
1 9 (18.75%) Hudson
1 9 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.33%) ChangeMan
3 1 (2.08%) XPEDITER
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
1 9 (18.75%) Banking
2 6 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (41.67%) Developer
2 17 (35.42%) Analyst
2 17 (35.42%) Mainframe Developer
3 12 (25.00%) Environment Manager
4 9 (18.75%) Analyst Programmer
4 9 (18.75%) Programmer
4 9 (18.75%) Analyst Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 4 (8.33%) Technical Team Leader
5 4 (8.33%) Environment Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) COBOL Developer
6 3 (6.25%) COBOL Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
6 3 (6.25%) COBOL Programmer
7 1 (2.08%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (37.50%) Web Services
2 9 (18.75%) XML
2 9 (18.75%) Middleware
2 9 (18.75%) Java EE
2 9 (18.75%) SOAP
3 7 (14.58%) .NET
4 1 (2.08%) HTML
4 1 (2.08%) WCF
4 1 (2.08%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.08%) ISPF
4 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 48 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 15 (31.25%) VSAM
3 11 (22.92%) IBM Mainframe
4 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (14.58%) Management Information System
6 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 6 (12.50%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 22 (45.83%) Linux
2 16 (33.33%) UNIX
3 6 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) Configuration Management
1 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.08%) SDLC
3 10 (20.83%) ITIL
4 9 (18.75%) Workflow
4 9 (18.75%) Workflow Management
4 9 (18.75%) Automated Testing
4 9 (18.75%) Unit Testing
4 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (18.75%) Test Automation
4 9 (18.75%) DevOps
4 9 (18.75%) Line Management
5 7 (14.58%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (14.58%) Test Management
6 6 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 6 (12.50%) ETL
6 6 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (10.42%) Content Management
8 4 (8.33%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 41 (85.42%) COBOL
2 35 (72.92%) JCL
3 18 (37.50%) Java
4 16 (33.33%) Perl
5 15 (31.25%) SQL
6 10 (20.83%) REXX
7 9 (18.75%) Ruby
7 9 (18.75%) VB
7 9 (18.75%) Python
7 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
8 6 (12.50%) Delphi
8 6 (12.50%) PL/1
9 1 (2.08%) NATURAL
9 1 (2.08%) C#
9 1 (2.08%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 9 (18.75%) RACF
2 8 (16.67%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) CA Endevor
2 9 (18.75%) Puppet
2 9 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (54.17%) IBM
2 9 (18.75%) Informatica
2 9 (18.75%) F5
2 9 (18.75%) New Relic
2 9 (18.75%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
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