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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenVMS
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 885 930 981
Rank change year-on-year +45 +51  
Permanent jobs citing OpenVMS 4 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.010% 0.001%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.018% 0.040% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 1
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -22.72%  
10th Percentile £37,750 £31,250 £52,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 -

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 with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 22421 24915 29455
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 25.21% 25.40% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 41498 48924 59417
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £23,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 3 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 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
England +52 4 £42,500 -5.55%
UK excluding London +24 4 £42,500 - 1
North of England -3 4 £42,500 -

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 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 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
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