Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for VME skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VME over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ICL VME
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1171 1187 1264
Rank change year-on-year +16 +77 +33
Permanent jobs citing VME 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.001% 0.002% 0.001%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.002% 0.007% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
England median annual salary £64,469 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.12% +27.78% +63.64%
10th Percentile £62,298 £56,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £66,639 £58,750 £47,500
UK median annual salary £64,469 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.12% +27.78% +63.64%

VME is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 41763 44521 53635
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.68% 24.80% 26.43%
Number of salaries quoted 33850 38073 45708
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%

VME
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for VME in England

VME
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for VME in England

VME
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VME within the England region over the 6 months to 22 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
East of England - 1 £64,469 -
VME
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing VME 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 VME.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Transformation Programme

VME
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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Head of Testing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible