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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ICL VME
Rank 869 868 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing VME 18 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.005% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.059% 0.017% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 0
Average salary £27,500 £30,629 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.21% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £30,629 -
% change year-on-year
-10.21% -

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
30664 29019 32879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.88% 27.29% 27.90%
Number of salaries quoted 25388 24748 28124
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 £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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
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 16 September 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
North East +14 18 £27,500 -3.50% 3
England -7 18 £27,500 -10.21% 4
Newcastle upon Tyne +15 17 £27,500 -3.50% 3
Tyne and Wear +11 17 £27,500 -3.50% 3

VME
Top 24 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 22 (100.00%) COBOL
2 12 (54.55%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
3 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) ICL
3 2 (9.09%) SAP
3 2 (9.09%) Electronics
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX
3 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.09%) DTV
3 2 (9.09%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.55%) DB2
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) CICS
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System

VME
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (4.55%) CICS
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) DB2
General
1 2 (9.09%) Marketing
1 2 (9.09%) Electronics
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Programmer
2 8 (36.36%) COBOL Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) COBOL Programmer
3 7 (31.82%) COBOL Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) DTV
1 2 (9.09%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
2 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
2 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
2 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) COBOL
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) ICL
1 2 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) IBM
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
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Posted: 23 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
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