The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMS
Rank - 206 224
Permanent jobs citing VMS 0 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.66% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 12
Median salary - £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -8.23%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
VMS
England

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

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1118 1063 1469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.40% 20.74% 25.56%
Number of salaries quoted 950 900 1312
Median salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing VMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

VMS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMS across the West Midlands region.

VMS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

VMS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing VMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for VMS.

1 3 (60.00%) CRM
1 3 (60.00%) ERP
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
1 3 (60.00%) Sage
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) DCL
2 1 (20.00%) VAX
2 1 (20.00%) OpenVMS
2 1 (20.00%) Pascal
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Business IT Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) IT Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) IT Business Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (60.00%) IT Project Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) CRM
1 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) DCL
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) Pascal
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Sage