The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for CICS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 203
Permanent jobs citing CICS 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - - 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -16.66% +8.00%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 556 761 920
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 15.84% 19.42% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 462 622 687
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,425 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

CICS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing CICS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for CICS in West Yorkshire

CICS
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for CICS in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for CICS.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Multichannel Retail

CICS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Multichannel Retail
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft