The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 113 155 142
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -13
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 64 23 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.75% 0.61% 1.09%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.45% 1.82% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35 17 34
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,600 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,377 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-2.36% -1.04%
Mainframe
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1439 1267 1238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.46% 33.70% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1125 1024 1043
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Mainframe
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Mainframe
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +30 34 £45,000 -4.25% 1
Nottinghamshire +13 22 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Leicestershire +6 6 £65,000 +73.33%
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 58 (47.93%) JCL
2 56 (46.28%) DB2
3 53 (43.80%) COBOL
4 52 (42.98%) IBM
5 49 (40.50%) UNIX
6 43 (35.54%) CICS
6 43 (35.54%) Analytical Skills
7 35 (28.93%) ITIL
8 31 (25.62%) IBM Mainframe
9 28 (23.14%) Linux
10 25 (20.66%) Java
10 25 (20.66%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (20.66%) Data Centre
11 24 (19.83%) SDLC
12 23 (19.01%) SLA
13 22 (18.18%) DataStage
14 21 (17.36%) Configuration Management
14 21 (17.36%) Finance
14 21 (17.36%) Tivoli
14 21 (17.36%) Incident Management
15 20 (16.53%) VSAM
15 20 (16.53%) JBoss
16 19 (15.70%) Web Services
16 19 (15.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 19 (15.70%) AS400
16 19 (15.70%) Degree
17 18 (14.88%) Line Management
18 17 (14.05%) Marketing
18 17 (14.05%) Credit Risk
18 17 (14.05%) ETL

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 43 (35.54%) CICS
2 20 (16.53%) JBoss
3 16 (13.22%) WebSphere
4 11 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (7.44%) Oracle Workflow
5 9 (7.44%) Confluence
6 3 (2.48%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.65%) CMS
8 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (0.83%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.44%) FTP
1 9 (7.44%) DNS
1 9 (7.44%) SSL
1 9 (7.44%) Internet
2 4 (3.31%) Firewall
3 2 (1.65%) HTTP
4 1 (0.83%) LAN
4 1 (0.83%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (46.28%) DB2
2 22 (18.18%) DataStage
3 14 (11.57%) Pentaho
4 9 (7.44%) Oracle Database
4 9 (7.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (3.31%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.48%) Adabas
6 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (7.44%) HP UFT
1 9 (7.44%) LoadRunner
1 9 (7.44%) JIRA
1 9 (7.44%) Hudson
1 9 (7.44%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (17.36%) Finance
2 17 (14.05%) Marketing
3 13 (10.74%) Banking
4 7 (5.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (30.58%) Analyst
2 22 (18.18%) Developer
3 16 (13.22%) Mainframe Developer
4 13 (10.74%) Applications Support
5 12 (9.92%) Environment Manager
6 10 (8.26%) Mainframe Operator
6 10 (8.26%) Support Analyst
7 9 (7.44%) Computer Operator
7 9 (7.44%) Analyst Programmer
7 9 (7.44%) Programmer
7 9 (7.44%) Analyst Developer
8 8 (6.61%) Data Centre Operator
9 6 (4.96%) Team Leader
10 5 (4.13%) Systems Analyst
11 4 (3.31%) Technical Team Leader
11 4 (3.31%) Environment Analyst
11 4 (3.31%) COBOL Developer
12 3 (2.48%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
12 3 (2.48%) COBOL Programmer
12 3 (2.48%) COBOL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.70%) Web Services
2 13 (10.74%) XML
3 11 (9.09%) Middleware
3 11 (9.09%) Java EE
4 9 (7.44%) SOAP
4 9 (7.44%) .NET
5 3 (2.48%) ISPF
6 2 (1.65%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.65%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.65%) Spring
6 2 (1.65%) XSLT
6 2 (1.65%) JMS
6 2 (1.65%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 43 (35.54%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (25.62%) IBM Mainframe
3 25 (20.66%) Data Centre
4 20 (16.53%) VSAM
5 19 (15.70%) AS400
6 17 (14.05%) Credit Risk
7 13 (10.74%) Management Information System
8 8 (6.61%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.65%) CMDB
9 2 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.83%) Clustering
10 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.83%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 49 (40.50%) UNIX
2 28 (23.14%) Linux
3 15 (12.40%) Windows
4 4 (3.31%) AIX
5 2 (1.65%) zOS
6 1 (0.83%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.93%) ITIL
2 25 (20.66%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (19.83%) SDLC
4 21 (17.36%) Configuration Management
4 21 (17.36%) Incident Management
5 18 (14.88%) Line Management
6 17 (14.05%) ETL
7 13 (10.74%) DevOps
8 12 (9.92%) Time Management
9 10 (8.26%) Service Management
10 9 (7.44%) Change Management
10 9 (7.44%) Workflow
10 9 (7.44%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (7.44%) Workflow Management
10 9 (7.44%) Automated Testing
10 9 (7.44%) Test Automation
11 8 (6.61%) Data Centre Operations
12 7 (5.79%) Waterfall
12 7 (5.79%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (5.79%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 58 (47.93%) JCL
2 53 (43.80%) COBOL
3 25 (20.66%) Java
4 17 (14.05%) SQL
5 16 (13.22%) Perl
6 13 (10.74%) JavaScript
7 12 (9.92%) REXX
8 11 (9.09%) VB
9 9 (7.44%) Python
9 9 (7.44%) Ruby
10 8 (6.61%) PL/1
11 6 (4.96%) Delphi
12 3 (2.48%) NATURAL
13 2 (1.65%) C#
13 2 (1.65%) C++
13 2 (1.65%) VB6
13 2 (1.65%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.83%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (15.70%) Degree
2 16 (13.22%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (4.96%) HNC
4 1 (0.83%) PMP
4 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (19.01%) SLA
2 8 (6.61%) QA
System Software
1 19 (15.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 10 (8.26%) Time Sharing Option
3 9 (7.44%) RACF
4 3 (2.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (17.36%) Tivoli
2 10 (8.26%) CA Endevor
3 9 (7.44%) Puppet
3 9 (7.44%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.83%) Control-M
Vendors
1 52 (42.98%) IBM
2 11 (9.09%) Oracle
3 10 (8.26%) F5
4 9 (7.44%) New Relic
4 9 (7.44%) Informatica
5 6 (4.96%) Remedy
6 2 (1.65%) SAP
6 2 (1.65%) Computacenter
6 2 (1.65%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.65%) Citrix
6 2 (1.65%) BMC
6 2 (1.65%) CA
6 2 (1.65%) i2
6 2 (1.65%) TSYS
7 1 (0.83%) EMC
7 1 (0.83%) Intel
7 1 (0.83%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.83%) McAfee
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