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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 76 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CICS 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.51% - 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.64% - 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £38,500 - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%
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
110 197 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 14.14% 22.93% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 103 186 102
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,619 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,700 £43,347
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CICS within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 November 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
Leicester - 4 £38,500 - 1
CICS
East Midlands

CICS
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) COBOL
1 7 (100.00%) JCL
1 7 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (71.43%) DB2
2 5 (71.43%) IBM
2 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 5 (71.43%) CA Endevor
3 4 (57.14%) VSAM
3 4 (57.14%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) Adabas
4 3 (42.86%) NATURAL
4 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
5 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (28.57%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
6 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) DB2
2 3 (42.86%) Adabas
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Programmer
3 3 (42.86%) COBOL Programmer
3 3 (42.86%) COBOL Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
5 1 (14.29%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
5 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) COBOL Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
5 1 (14.29%) Mainframe Programmer
5 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (57.14%) VSAM
3 2 (28.57%) IBM Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) COBOL
1 7 (100.00%) JCL
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) NATURAL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) IBM