The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VSAM in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSAM over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Storage Access Method (VSAM)
Rank - 83 100
Permanent jobs citing VSAM 0 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham - 1.17% 0.098%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.85% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Median salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.21% +21.25%
VSAM
Nottinghamshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
375 491 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 41.12% 40.98% 32.03%
Number of salaries quoted 269 352 205
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VSAM
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Nottingham region citing VSAM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

VSAM Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

VSAM
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

VSAM Salary Trend in Nottingham

VSAM
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing VSAM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Nottingham region with a requirement for VSAM.

1 3 (100.00%) COBOL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) DataStage
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Pentaho
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) CICS
3 1 (33.33%) zOS
3 1 (33.33%) ERwin
3 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server

VSAM
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DataStage
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ERwin
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) DB2 DBA
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Development DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) COBOL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM