The table below looks at the statistics for OpenVMS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenVMS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenVMS
Rank - 904 863
Permanent jobs citing OpenVMS 0 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.003% 0.009%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.010% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 7
Average salary - £26,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.18%
UK excluding London average salary - - £32,000

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

Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28583 30781 29014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.10% 26.83% 27.31%
Number of salaries quoted 24119 25533 24685
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

OpenVMS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenVMS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

OpenVMS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenVMS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenVMS within the UK.

OpenVMS Salary Trend in the UK

OpenVMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing OpenVMS 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 OpenVMS.

1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) W3C
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) CakePHP
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
3 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) QA

OpenVMS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing OpenVMS 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 OpenVMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) CakePHP
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) W3C
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM