The first table below looks at the demand for CICS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 266 213 218
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +5
Permanent jobs citing CICS 5 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.065% 0.19% 0.017%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.29% 0.87% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 0
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £50,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +31.57%
Application Platforms Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1730 1265 1230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.43% 21.64% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1301 995 1059
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
CICS
England

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CICS across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

CICS
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

CICS Salary Trend in Yorkshire

CICS
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CICS across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

CICS Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

CICS
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CICS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -34 4 £31,250 -30.55%
CICS
England

CICS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing CICS 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 CICS.

1 17 (94.44%) COBOL
2 13 (72.22%) Java
2 13 (72.22%) Mainframe
3 12 (66.67%) WebSphere
4 10 (55.56%) JAXB
4 10 (55.56%) zOS
4 10 (55.56%) W3C
4 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 10 (55.56%) Perl
4 10 (55.56%) HTML
4 10 (55.56%) C#
4 10 (55.56%) JUnit
4 10 (55.56%) Web Services
4 10 (55.56%) XML
4 10 (55.56%) Solaris
4 10 (55.56%) Linux
4 10 (55.56%) Apache
4 10 (55.56%) Python
4 10 (55.56%) WSDL
4 10 (55.56%) XML Schema
4 10 (55.56%) Java EE
4 10 (55.56%) Degree
4 10 (55.56%) Computer Science
4 10 (55.56%) Grails
4 10 (55.56%) GlassFish
4 10 (55.56%) Groovy
4 10 (55.56%) Scala
4 10 (55.56%) Hibernate
4 10 (55.56%) Spring
4 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing CICS 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 CICS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 10 (55.56%) Apache
2 10 (55.56%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) JUnit
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Private Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Development Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Support
4 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Developer
5 1 (5.56%) DB2 Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.56%) COBOL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior COBOL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) JAXB
1 10 (55.56%) HTML
1 10 (55.56%) Web Services
1 10 (55.56%) XML
1 10 (55.56%) WSDL
1 10 (55.56%) XML Schema
1 10 (55.56%) Java EE
1 10 (55.56%) Grails
1 10 (55.56%) Hibernate
1 10 (55.56%) Spring
2 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) Mainframe
2 10 (55.56%) W3C
2 10 (55.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) zOS
1 10 (55.56%) Solaris
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (16.67%) Service Management
2 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (5.56%) Wealth Management
4 1 (5.56%) System Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) COBOL
2 13 (72.22%) Java
3 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 10 (55.56%) Perl
3 10 (55.56%) C#
3 10 (55.56%) Python
3 10 (55.56%) Groovy
3 10 (55.56%) Scala
3 10 (55.56%) Ruby
4 3 (16.67%) C++
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 3 (16.67%) JCL
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) IBM
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Micro Focus
4 1 (5.56%) HP