Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for OpenVMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OpenVMS over the 6 months to 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenVMS
UK
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1113 - 1123
Rank change year-on-year - +1123 +153
Permanent jobs citing OpenVMS 6 0 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% - 0.042%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.017% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 77
UK median annual salary £40,000 - £51,000
10th Percentile £37,500 - £36,250
90th Percentile £53,000 - £54,730
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 - £51,000

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

All Operating Systems
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 35,088 42,503 42,537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.15% 24.18% 24.20%
Number of salaries quoted 28,157 34,912 35,848
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,323
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.72% -1.69%

OpenVMS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenVMS in the UK

OpenVMS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for OpenVMS in the UK

OpenVMS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenVMS over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

Salary histogram for OpenVMS in the UK

OpenVMS
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenVMS within the UK over the 6 months to 15 February 2019. 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
UK excluding London - 6 £40,000 - 6
South East - 4 £40,000 - 6
England - 4 £40,000 - 6
Northern Ireland - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, IT jobs citing OpenVMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for OpenVMS.

1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) VMS
3 3 (50.00%) Pascal
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (50.00%) IntelliJ
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Aerospace
4 2 (33.33%) COBOL
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Refactoring

OpenVMS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (50.00%) IntelliJ
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 3 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) OpenVMS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) VMS
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Pascal
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) COBOL
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree