The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ICL VME
Rank 53 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing VME 20 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.43% 0.91% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.95% 3.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 0
Average salary £28,000 £28,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £28,500 -
% change year-on-year
-1.75% -
Operating Systems Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
201 159 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 24.39% 24.09% 32.15%
Number of salaries quoted 166 142 226
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
VME
England

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
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VME across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

VME Salary Histogram 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 24 July 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 +7 16 £27,500 -3.50%
VME
England

VME
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 20 (100.00%) COBOL
2 11 (55.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) SAP
3 2 (10.00%) Electronics
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.00%) DTV
3 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (5.00%) DB2
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) CICS
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) ICL

VME
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (5.00%) CICS
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
1 2 (10.00%) Electronics
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) COBOL Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Programmer
3 7 (35.00%) COBOL Programmer
3 7 (35.00%) COBOL Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) DTV
1 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) COBOL
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) ICL