The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for OpenVMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OpenVMS over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenVMS
UK > England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 869 921 948
Rank change year-on-year +52 +27  
Permanent jobs citing OpenVMS 4 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.005% 0.008% 0.001%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.019% 0.030% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 1
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -18.18%  
10th Percentile £37,750 £31,250 £52,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £61,250 £57,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -22.72%  

OpenVMS is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 21202 23393 27786
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 25.38% 25.40% 26.66%
Number of salaries quoted 39297 46283 56509
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.40%  
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £23,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

OpenVMS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing OpenVMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for OpenVMS in England

OpenVMS
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for OpenVMS in England

OpenVMS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenVMS within the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North of England -3 4 £42,500 -
North East - 4 £42,500 -
OpenVMS
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing OpenVMS 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 England region with a requirement for OpenVMS.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Pascal
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Electronics
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) VMS
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Swing
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Java EE
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) JavaFX
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared

OpenVMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (75.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) VMS Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) Java EE
1 1 (25.00%) JavaFX
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) VMS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Pascal
2 3 (75.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft