The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for CICS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank - - 95
Permanent jobs citing CICS 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - - 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £38,750
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -8.42% -9.52%  

CICS is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 189 295 276
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 17.06% 22.31% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 117 189 175
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £32,500 £26,575
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CICS
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing CICS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for CICS in Edinburgh

CICS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for CICS in Edinburgh