The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ICL VME
Rank 891 879 883
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing VME 5 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.016% 0.007% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £27,500 £30,629 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.21% +25.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £30,629 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £30,629 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £30,629 £24,500
% change year-on-year
-10.21% +25.01%

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
30744 29750 31736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.98% 27.35% 28.09%
Number of salaries quoted 25419 25385 27132
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
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 24 October 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
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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
England -7 5 £27,500 -10.21% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £27,500 - 2
North East - 5 £27,500 - 2
Tyne and Wear - 5 £27,500 - 2

VME
Top 24 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 25 (100.00%) COBOL
2 15 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (12.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (8.00%) SAP
4 2 (8.00%) UNIX
4 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.00%) IBM
4 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.00%) DTV
4 2 (8.00%) ICL
4 2 (8.00%) Electronics
4 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.00%) Finance
4 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (8.00%) Marketing
4 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) DB2
5 1 (4.00%) CICS
5 1 (4.00%) Management Information System

VME
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (4.00%) CICS
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (8.00%) Electronics
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (8.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Analyst
2 10 (40.00%) COBOL Analyst
3 8 (32.00%) Programmer
3 8 (32.00%) COBOL Programmer
4 7 (28.00%) COBOL Developer
4 7 (28.00%) Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (4.00%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.00%) DTV
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) COBOL
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) SAP
1 2 (8.00%) IBM
1 2 (8.00%) ICL
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Package
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