The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VAX in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VAX over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

DEC VAX
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 930 -
Permanent jobs citing VAX 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.005% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.012% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £53,750 -
UK excluding London median salary - £53,750 -

VAX is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 37496 40573 44751
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.16% 41.23% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 42157 48576 53542
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

VAX
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for VAX in the UK

VAX
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for VAX in the UK