The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for VMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMS
South East / West Sussex
Rank - 97 -
Permanent jobs citing VMS 0 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - 0.79% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 2.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Median salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £33,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% -28.94%  

VMS 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 advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 234 335 376
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 22.33% 29.52% 33.36%
Number of salaries quoted 211 306 332
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VMS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing VMS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for VMS in West Sussex

VMS
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for VMS in West Sussex

VMS
Top 18 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing VMS 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for VMS.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) .NET

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 2 (66.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared