The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VSAM in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSAM over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Storage Access Method (VSAM)
Rank - 169 188
Permanent jobs citing VSAM 0 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.36% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.99% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Median salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.21% +21.25%
VSAM
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1234 1316 1352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.59% 36.89% 36.41%
Number of salaries quoted 970 1030 1078
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VSAM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing VSAM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

VSAM Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

VSAM
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

VSAM Salary Trend in the East Midlands

VSAM
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing VSAM 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 VSAM.

1 3 (100.00%) COBOL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) DataStage
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Pentaho
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) CICS
3 1 (33.33%) zOS
3 1 (33.33%) ERwin
3 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server

VSAM
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DataStage
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ERwin
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) DB2 DBA
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Development DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) COBOL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM