The table below looks at the statistics for VME skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VME over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ICL VME
UK
Rank - - 947
Permanent jobs citing VME 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.004%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary - - £27,500

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
20409 26079 29038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.18% 26.09% 27.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17260 22020 24316
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VME
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing VME as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 13 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing VME also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for VME.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) OpenVMS
1 2 (100.00%) Fortran
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Pascal
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux

VME
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) OpenVMS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) Fortran
2 1 (50.00%) Pascal
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script