The table below looks at the statistics for VME skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VME over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ICL VME
Rank 859 838 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Permanent jobs citing VME 16 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.010% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.055% 0.036% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 0
Average salary £27,500 £28,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £28,500 -
% change year-on-year
-3.50% -
VME
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29155 27660 30902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.01% 27.53% 27.97%
Number of salaries quoted 24436 23720 26697
Average salary £40,000 £41,877 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.48% +4.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

VME
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

VME Jobs Demand Trend in England

VME
Salary Trend in England

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

VME Salary Trend in England

VME
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VME within the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
North East +6 16 £27,500 -3.50% 3
VME
UK

VME
Top 24 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing VME 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 VME.

1 20 (100.00%) COBOL
2 11 (55.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) SAP
3 2 (10.00%) Electronics
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.00%) DTV
3 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (5.00%) DB2
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) CICS
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) ICL

VME
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing VME 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 VME. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) CICS
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (10.00%) Electronics
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) COBOL Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Developer
3 7 (35.00%) COBOL Programmer
3 7 (35.00%) COBOL Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Programmer
4 4 (20.00%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) DTV
1 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) COBOL
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) ICL
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £18000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Agilisys
Salary: £17500 - £19500
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Bonus, Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago