The first table below looks at the demand for VME skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VME over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ICL VME
Rank 884 866 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing VME 20 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.008% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.064% 0.030% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 0
Average salary £28,000 £28,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £28,500 -
% change year-on-year
-1.75% -
Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31106 29778 32287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.75% 27.35% 27.38%
Number of salaries quoted 26023 25261 27679
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

VME
Jobs Demand Trend

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

VME Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VME
Salary Trend

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

VME Salary Trend in the UK

VME
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VME over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 within the UK.

VME Salary Histogram in the UK

VME
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VME within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North East +12 20 £28,000 -1.75% 1
England -24 20 £28,000 -1.75% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +9 16 £27,500 -3.50% 1
Tyne and Wear +8 16 £27,500 -3.50% 1

VME
Top 24 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 20 (100.00%) COBOL
2 11 (55.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) SAP
3 2 (10.00%) Electronics
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.00%) DTV
3 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (5.00%) DB2
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) CICS
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) ICL

VME
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) CICS
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (10.00%) Electronics
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) COBOL Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Developer
3 7 (35.00%) COBOL Programmer
3 7 (35.00%) COBOL Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Programmer
4 4 (20.00%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) DTV
1 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) COBOL
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) ICL
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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