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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSAM over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Storage Access Method (VSAM)
Rank 89 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing VSAM 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.42% 0.48% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 1.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £38,750 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+22.58% -16.66%
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
362 399 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 38.43% 38.29% 39.38%
Number of salaries quoted 231 268 311
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VSAM
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VSAM across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Nottingham region citing VSAM 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 VSAM.

1 33 (100.00%) COBOL
1 33 (100.00%) DB2
2 29 (87.88%) Mainframe
3 27 (81.82%) CICS
4 25 (75.76%) DataStage
5 21 (63.64%) JCL
6 18 (54.55%) SDLC
7 17 (51.52%) IBM
7 17 (51.52%) IBM Mainframe
8 13 (39.39%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (36.36%) ITIL
9 12 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (33.33%) Pentaho
11 10 (30.30%) SQL
12 9 (27.27%) Web Services
13 8 (24.24%) C#
13 8 (24.24%) .NET
13 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
13 8 (24.24%) HTML
13 8 (24.24%) Configuration Management
13 8 (24.24%) WCF
13 8 (24.24%) .NET Framework
13 8 (24.24%) ChangeMan
13 8 (24.24%) Entity Framework
14 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
14 7 (21.21%) QA
14 7 (21.21%) zOS
15 6 (18.18%) ETL
16 5 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
16 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling

VSAM
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Nottingham region citing VSAM 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 VSAM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (81.82%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (100.00%) DB2
2 25 (75.76%) DataStage
3 11 (33.33%) Pentaho
4 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
5 3 (9.09%) IMS/DB
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) ChangeMan
2 3 (9.09%) XPEDITER
3 2 (6.06%) ERwin
3 2 (6.06%) Subversion
3 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Mainframe Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Technical Leader
4 3 (9.09%) Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (6.06%) DB2 DBA
5 2 (6.06%) DBA
5 2 (6.06%) Development DBA
5 2 (6.06%) Mainframe Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
5 2 (6.06%) Mainframe Programmer
5 2 (6.06%) Programmer
6 1 (3.03%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Mainframe Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) Web Services
2 8 (24.24%) .NET
2 8 (24.24%) .NET Framework
2 8 (24.24%) Entity Framework
2 8 (24.24%) HTML
2 8 (24.24%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (87.88%) Mainframe
2 17 (51.52%) IBM Mainframe
3 13 (39.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) SDLC
2 12 (36.36%) ITIL
3 8 (24.24%) Configuration Management
4 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
5 6 (18.18%) ETL
6 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
6 5 (15.15%) Migration
6 5 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
7 3 (9.09%) Change Management
7 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
7 3 (9.09%) Open Source
7 3 (9.09%) Performance Management
7 3 (9.09%) Release Management
7 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (9.09%) TOGAF
8 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) COBOL
2 21 (63.64%) JCL
3 10 (30.30%) SQL
4 8 (24.24%) C#
5 5 (15.15%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) QA
2 4 (12.12%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) IBM
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Syncsort