The table below looks at the statistics for VME skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VME over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ICL VME
Rank - - 155
Permanent jobs citing VME 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.062%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
VME
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
783 910 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.87% 24.14% 26.90%
Number of salaries quoted 462 568 574
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

VME
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VME across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

VME Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

VME
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

VME Salary Trend in Scotland

VME
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) ICL
1 1 (100.00%) IDMS

VME
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) IDMS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) ICL