The table below looks at the statistics for CICS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 86 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing CICS 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.32% 0.29% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.56% 1.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,250
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.52%
CICS
Nottinghamshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
192 206 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 20.45% 19.90% 18.36%
Number of salaries quoted 133 162 138
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £54,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

CICS
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

CICS Salary Trend in Nottingham

CICS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 28 (100.00%) DB2
2 27 (96.43%) COBOL
2 27 (96.43%) Mainframe
2 27 (96.43%) VSAM
3 19 (67.86%) DataStage
4 17 (60.71%) JCL
5 15 (53.57%) IBM
5 15 (53.57%) IBM Mainframe
6 14 (50.00%) SDLC
7 11 (39.29%) Pentaho
8 10 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (32.14%) Web Services
9 9 (32.14%) SQL
10 8 (28.57%) .NET
10 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
10 8 (28.57%) HTML
10 8 (28.57%) C#
10 8 (28.57%) ITIL
10 8 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management
10 8 (28.57%) ChangeMan
10 8 (28.57%) WCF
10 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
10 8 (28.57%) Entity Framework
11 7 (25.00%) QA
11 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
12 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
12 5 (17.86%) Finance
13 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) DB2
2 19 (67.86%) DataStage
3 11 (39.29%) Pentaho
4 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 3 (10.71%) IMS/DB
6 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.57%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) ChangeMan
2 3 (10.71%) XPEDITER
3 2 (7.14%) Subversion
3 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (3.57%) ERwin
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Mainframe Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Technical Leader
4 3 (10.71%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (7.14%) Mainframe Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
5 2 (7.14%) Mainframe Programmer
5 2 (7.14%) Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (3.57%) DB2 DBA
6 1 (3.57%) DBA
6 1 (3.57%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Mainframe Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) Web Services
2 8 (28.57%) .NET
2 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 8 (28.57%) Entity Framework
2 8 (28.57%) HTML
2 8 (28.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (96.43%) Mainframe
1 27 (96.43%) VSAM
2 15 (53.57%) IBM Mainframe
3 10 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.14%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) SDLC
2 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 8 (28.57%) ITIL
3 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
5 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 3 (10.71%) Change Management
6 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (10.71%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (10.71%) Migration
6 3 (10.71%) Open Source
6 3 (10.71%) Performance Management
6 3 (10.71%) Release Management
6 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (10.71%) TOGAF
7 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Data Management
8 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) COBOL
2 17 (60.71%) JCL
3 9 (32.14%) SQL
4 8 (28.57%) C#
5 1 (3.57%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) IBM
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Syncsort