The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VSAM in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSAM over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Storage Access Method (VSAM)
Rank - 85 102
Permanent jobs citing VSAM 0 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - 1.04% 0.085%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.53% 0.26%
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
East Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
432 514 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 41.14% 41.02% 32.43%
Number of salaries quoted 318 372 249
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VSAM
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

VSAM Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

VSAM
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

VSAM Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

VSAM
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire 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