The table below looks at the statistics for VME skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VME over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ICL VME
Rank 58 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing VME 19 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.33% 0.15% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.05% 0.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 0
Average salary £27,500 £28,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £30,629 -
% change year-on-year
-10.21% -
VME
England

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

Operating Systems Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
236 172 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 28.99% 26.22% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 168 161 195
Average salary £34,000 £33,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% +17.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

VME
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

VME Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

VME
Salary Trend in the North East

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

VME Salary Trend in the North East

VME
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VME within the North East region over the 3 months to 19 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
Tyne and Wear +11 18 £27,500 -3.50% 3
VME
England

VME
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 23 (100.00%) COBOL
2 13 (56.52%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) ICL
3 2 (8.70%) Electronics
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
3 2 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
3 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
3 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) SAP
3 2 (8.70%) UNIX
3 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.70%) DTV
3 2 (8.70%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.35%) DB2
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) CICS
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System

VME
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 (4.35%) CICS
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) DB2
General
1 2 (8.70%) Electronics
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
1 2 (8.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) COBOL Analyst
3 8 (34.78%) Programmer
3 8 (34.78%) COBOL Programmer
4 7 (30.43%) COBOL Developer
4 7 (30.43%) Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) DTV
1 2 (8.70%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
2 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
2 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
2 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
2 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) COBOL
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) SAP
1 2 (8.70%) ICL
2 1 (4.35%) IBM
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago