The table below looks at the statistics for CICS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank - 207 210
Permanent jobs citing CICS 0 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.085% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.46% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Median salary - £45,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.12%
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £49,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -10.00%
CICS
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
561 863 1085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.36% 18.24% 21.97%
Number of salaries quoted 477 644 740
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing CICS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

CICS
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

CICS Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

CICS
Top 12 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing CICS 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for CICS.

1 3 (100.00%) COBOL
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) JCL
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) OS/390
3 1 (33.33%) zOS

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) COBOL Developer
1 3 (100.00%) DB2 Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior COBOL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) OS/390
1 1 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) COBOL
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JCL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft