The table below looks at the statistics for CICS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 176 178 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing CICS 1 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.029% 0.19% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.13% 0.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Average salary £49,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +7.31%
CICS
West Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
776 895 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.20% 24.35% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 584 644 442
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CICS across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

CICS
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

CICS Salary Trend in Leeds

CICS
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Adabas
1 1 (100.00%) NATURAL
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior COBOL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) NATURAL
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle