The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 62 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.16% - 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.44% - 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,377 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.36% -5.00%
Mainframe
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
135 68 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 26.11% 20.18% 27.02%
Number of salaries quoted 123 50 52
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Bradford region.

Mainframe Salary Trend in Bradford

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Bradford

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mainframe.

1 6 (85.71%) COBOL
1 6 (85.71%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) Java EE
2 4 (57.14%) CICS
2 4 (57.14%) zOS
2 4 (57.14%) JCL
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) Perl
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) Assembly Language
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
5 1 (14.29%) Apache
5 1 (14.29%) WSDL
5 1 (14.29%) XML Schema
5 1 (14.29%) JAXB
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) JUnit

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) CICS
2 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Architect
1 3 (42.86%) COBOL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) Spring
1 4 (57.14%) Java EE
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) WSDL
2 1 (14.29%) XML Schema
2 1 (14.29%) JAXB
2 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) zOS
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) COBOL
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) Perl
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) JCL
3 2 (28.57%) Assembly Language
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle