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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DEC VAX
Rank - - 873
Permanent jobs citing VAX 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - - 0.001%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - £32,500
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
39080 45043 40792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.70% 40.77% 39.86%
Number of salaries quoted 31175 36215 33509
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 25 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Magento
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VMS
3 1 (25.00%) Toad
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle

VAX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Toad
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) OOP
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle