The first 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 11 July 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 East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 158 121 147
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +26
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 19 40 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.51% 1.26% 0.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.04% 3.89% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 17 36 14
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -2.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £67,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
930 1028 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 25.15% 32.27% 28.51%
Number of salaries quoted 777 881 815
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Mainframe
England

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 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
(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
Leicestershire -3 9 £37,500 +50.00%
Nottinghamshire -7 5 £32,500 +44.44% 1
Northamptonshire -33 5 £47,000 +34.28% 1
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 21 (40.38%) ITIL
2 20 (38.46%) Windows
3 19 (36.54%) Finance
4 13 (25.00%) SQL
5 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
5 10 (19.23%) IBM
6 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
6 9 (17.31%) UNIX
7 8 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (15.38%) ISEB
7 8 (15.38%) JCL
7 8 (15.38%) Automated Testing
8 7 (13.46%) Incident Management
8 7 (13.46%) Project Management
8 7 (13.46%) DB2
8 7 (13.46%) IBM Mainframe
8 7 (13.46%) Black-Box Testing
8 7 (13.46%) Relational Database
8 7 (13.46%) Infrastructure Management
9 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared
9 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
9 6 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (11.54%) Enterprise Storage
9 6 (11.54%) COBOL
9 6 (11.54%) LAN
9 6 (11.54%) Configuration Management
9 6 (11.54%) Control-M
10 5 (9.62%) ChangeMan
10 5 (9.62%) CICS
10 5 (9.62%) OO

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 5 (9.62%) CICS
2 3 (5.77%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.92%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Office
2 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) LAN
2 4 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (1.92%) LDAP
3 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.92%) DNS
3 1 (1.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.46%) DB2
2 7 (13.46%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.85%) DTS
3 2 (3.85%) MySQL
4 1 (1.92%) Adabas
4 1 (1.92%) DataStage
4 1 (1.92%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.92%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.92%) Cognos Transformer
4 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) ChangeMan
1 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.85%) Maven
3 1 (1.92%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 19 (36.54%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Banking
2 3 (5.77%) Marketing
3 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (11.54%) Tester
3 4 (7.69%) Service Analyst
3 4 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 3 (5.77%) Service Manager
4 3 (5.77%) Configuration Manager
4 3 (5.77%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (5.77%) Systems Tester
4 3 (5.77%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (5.77%) Software Configuration Manager
4 3 (5.77%) Software Manager
4 3 (5.77%) Web Tester
4 3 (5.77%) Storage Manager
4 3 (5.77%) Business Analyst
5 2 (3.85%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (3.85%) Configuration and Release Manager
5 2 (3.85%) Build Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 2 (3.85%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) Web Services
2 1 (1.92%) XML
2 1 (1.92%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.92%) HTML
2 1 (1.92%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) IBM Mainframe
2 6 (11.54%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.77%) VSAM
3 3 (5.77%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.92%) SecurID
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.92%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 20 (38.46%) Windows
2 9 (17.31%) UNIX
3 4 (7.69%) Linux
4 3 (5.77%) zOS
5 2 (3.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) ITIL
2 8 (15.38%) Automated Testing
3 7 (13.46%) Project Management
3 7 (13.46%) Incident Management
3 7 (13.46%) Infrastructure Management
3 7 (13.46%) Black-Box Testing
4 6 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (11.54%) Configuration Management
5 5 (9.62%) OO
5 5 (9.62%) Waterfall
6 4 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.77%) Scrum
7 3 (5.77%) Business Continuity
7 3 (5.77%) Information Security
7 3 (5.77%) Programme Management
7 3 (5.77%) BPR
7 3 (5.77%) Workflow
7 3 (5.77%) Requirements Engineering
7 3 (5.77%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) SQL
2 8 (15.38%) JCL
3 6 (11.54%) COBOL
4 4 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (1.92%) C
5 1 (1.92%) C++
5 1 (1.92%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) ISEB
1 8 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared
2 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) Degree
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.85%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
2 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) RACF
2 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Control-M
2 4 (7.69%) CA Endevor
3 1 (1.92%) Unicenter
3 1 (1.92%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) IBM
2 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle
4 3 (5.77%) HP
5 2 (3.85%) Cisco
5 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.92%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.92%) CA
6 1 (1.92%) Informatica
6 1 (1.92%) Teradata
6 1 (1.92%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.92%) Cognos
6 1 (1.92%) Siebel
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