The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VAX in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VAX over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DEC VAX
Rank - 926 913
Permanent jobs citing VAX 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.003% 0.004%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.007% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £50,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary - £50,000 -
VAX
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
40124 40186 40378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 42.48% 40.48% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 32642 32815 31782
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VAX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VAX across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

VAX Jobs Demand Trend in England

VAX
Salary Trend in England

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

VAX Salary Trend in England

VAX
Top 17 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing VAX 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 VAX.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Micro Focus
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) iSeries

VAX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing VAX 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 VAX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business IT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) COBOL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (50.00%) Micro Focus
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle