The table below looks at the statistics for VME skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VME over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ICL VME
Rank - - 89
Permanent jobs citing VME 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £27,213
UK excluding London average salary £61,215 - £27,213
VME
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
407 230 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.49% 23.02% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 323 208 240
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500