Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for CICS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CICS over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 234 254 214
Rank change year-on-year +20 -40 +35
Permanent jobs citing CICS 2 13 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.038% 0.20% 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.24% 1.31% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 19
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +15.38%
10th Percentile £34,500 £39,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £45,500 £45,250 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% - -

CICS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 827 996 1273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 15.69% 15.22% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 657 764 1009
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,700 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,000 £55,000 £55,200
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%

CICS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing CICS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for CICS in the East Midlands

CICS
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CICS in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for CICS in the East Midlands

CICS
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CICS within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +13 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
CICS
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for CICS.

1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Adabas
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) JCL
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) DataPower
2 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre

CICS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Adabas
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) COBOL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DB2 Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Domain Architect
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) DataPower
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) JCL
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM