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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 227 238 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 -  
Permanent jobs citing CICS 3 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.056% 0.18% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.35% 1.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £34,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00%  

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 851 1203 1456
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 15.92% 18.49% 19.38%
Number of salaries quoted 732 983 1157
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  

CICS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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

CICS
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CICS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
West Yorkshire +28 2 £34,500 -
CICS
England

CICS
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
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
Top Related 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 Programme Analyst
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