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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ICL VME
Rank - 71 -
Permanent jobs citing VME 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.51% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £29,500 -
UK excluding London average salary - £29,500 -
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
179 234 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 24.76% 29.62% 26.52%
Number of salaries quoted 154 211 163
Average salary £27,500 £32,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.06% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) COBOL
1 4 (100.00%) Middleware
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) ICL
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Fujitsu
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data

VME
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Lead Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) COBOL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) ICL
1 4 (100.00%) Fujitsu