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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing CICS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £46,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
CICS
East Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
136 160 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 19.60% 18.43% 16.50%
Number of salaries quoted 121 145 108
Average salary £42,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

CICS
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

CICS Salary Trend in Leicestershire

CICS
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 4 (100.00%) COBOL
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JCL
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) VSAM
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) CA Endevor
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Adabas
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) NATURAL

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
1 2 (50.00%) Adabas
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) COBOL Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) COBOL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (50.00%) VSAM
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) COBOL
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JCL
2 2 (50.00%) NATURAL
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM