Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 306 257 247
Rank change year-on-year -49 -10 +29
Permanent jobs citing CICS 1 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.012% 0.028% 0.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.065% 0.17% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 - £60,000
North West median annual salary £43,500 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.42% -20.83% +4.35%

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 Manchester with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1541 1168 1313
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 18.81% 16.50% 18.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1355 974 1074
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%

CICS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing CICS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for CICS in Manchester

CICS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for CICS in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for CICS.

1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) Chordiant
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) PMI
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) CMMI

CICS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) CMMI
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Chordiant
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle