The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 253
Permanent jobs citing CICS 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - - 0.073%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -18.18% +10.00%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 857 1072 1341
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 16.08% 19.18% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1194 1451 1931
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £24,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

CICS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing CICS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for CICS in Yorkshire

CICS
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for CICS in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for CICS.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) COBOL
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Multichannel Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) JCL
3 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Java

CICS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) COBOL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) DB2 Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior COBOL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Multichannel Retail
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) COBOL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JCL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) IBM