The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 55 62 52
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 8 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.38% 0.19% 1.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.86% 1.27% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Average salary £58,750 £52,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.90% -19.23%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Miscellaneous Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
207 79 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 35.75% 15.08% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 168 70 70
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Mainframe
South West

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Dorset

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Dorset

Mainframe
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth 0 8 £58,750 +11.90%
Mainframe
South West

Mainframe
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 4 (50.00%) CA
1 4 (50.00%) Ant
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
1 4 (50.00%) Maven
1 4 (50.00%) CA Endevor
1 4 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) Release Management
1 4 (50.00%) Hudson
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) SWIFT
2 3 (37.50%) QA
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) NATURAL
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) COBOL
3 2 (25.00%) Adabas
4 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
4 1 (12.50%) Green Hat
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) HTTP
4 1 (12.50%) Toad
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
4 1 (12.50%) Migration

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Ant
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
1 4 (50.00%) Maven
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) Hudson
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Toad
2 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Environment Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Natural/Adabas Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Mainframe Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (37.50%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
2 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) NATURAL
1 2 (25.00%) COBOL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) CA
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Green Hat