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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 114 158 139
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -19
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 70 27 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.98% 0.73% 1.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.44% 2.13% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 33 20 20
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,350 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,450 £46,400
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
1287 1268 1199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 36.39% 34.48% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1014 1021 1028
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Nottinghamshire +20 35 £43,750 +7.69% 5
Northamptonshire +15 25 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Leicestershire +23 10 £37,100 -12.70% 1
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 48 (48.98%) DB2
2 44 (44.90%) COBOL
3 42 (42.86%) JCL
4 36 (36.73%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (35.71%) UNIX
6 33 (33.67%) CICS
7 28 (28.57%) ITIL
8 27 (27.55%) IBM
9 24 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (21.43%) SLA
10 21 (21.43%) Java
11 20 (20.41%) SDLC
12 19 (19.39%) Web Services
12 19 (19.39%) Linux
12 19 (19.39%) Configuration Management
13 18 (18.37%) Finance
13 18 (18.37%) DataStage
13 18 (18.37%) Incident Management
14 17 (17.35%) Marketing
14 17 (17.35%) Credit Risk
14 17 (17.35%) Windows
15 16 (16.33%) JBoss
15 16 (16.33%) VSAM
15 16 (16.33%) Line Management
16 15 (15.31%) WebSphere
16 15 (15.31%) IBM Mainframe
16 15 (15.31%) ETL
17 14 (14.29%) JavaScript
17 14 (14.29%) SQL
18 13 (13.27%) Degree

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 33 (33.67%) CICS
2 16 (16.33%) JBoss
3 15 (15.31%) WebSphere
4 11 (11.22%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
5 7 (7.14%) Confluence
6 3 (3.06%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.02%) CMS
7 1 (1.02%) SAS
7 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) MS Project
2 1 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.18%) Internet
2 7 (7.14%) FTP
2 7 (7.14%) DNS
2 7 (7.14%) SSL
3 3 (3.06%) Firewall
4 2 (2.04%) HTTP
5 1 (1.02%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (48.98%) DB2
2 18 (18.37%) DataStage
3 12 (12.24%) Pentaho
4 7 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 6 (6.12%) SQL Server
6 4 (4.08%) MySQL
7 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.04%) Adabas
9 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (7.14%) LoadRunner
1 7 (7.14%) Hudson
1 7 (7.14%) JIRA
1 7 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (18.37%) Finance
2 17 (17.35%) Marketing
3 9 (9.18%) Banking
4 6 (6.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (34.69%) Analyst
2 15 (15.31%) Developer
3 12 (12.24%) Mainframe Developer
4 9 (9.18%) Applications Support
5 8 (8.16%) Team Leader
5 8 (8.16%) Support Analyst
6 7 (7.14%) Environment Manager
7 6 (6.12%) Mainframe Operator
7 6 (6.12%) Analyst Developer
7 6 (6.12%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (6.12%) Analyst Programmer
7 6 (6.12%) Programmer
8 4 (4.08%) Technical Team Leader
9 3 (3.06%) Service Manager
9 3 (3.06%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.06%) Computer Operator
9 3 (3.06%) Environment Analyst
10 2 (2.04%) AWS Developer
10 2 (2.04%) Agile Tester
10 2 (2.04%) Data Centre Operator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.39%) Web Services
2 12 (12.24%) .NET
3 11 (11.22%) Java EE
4 9 (9.18%) XML
5 7 (7.14%) Middleware
5 7 (7.14%) SOAP
6 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET
7 4 (4.08%) Spring
7 4 (4.08%) JMS
8 2 (2.04%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.04%) ISPF
8 2 (2.04%) XSLT
8 2 (2.04%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (1.02%) HTML
9 1 (1.02%) CSS
9 1 (1.02%) Ajax
9 1 (1.02%) jQuery
9 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 36 (36.73%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (17.35%) Credit Risk
3 16 (16.33%) VSAM
4 15 (15.31%) IBM Mainframe
5 13 (13.27%) Data Centre
6 11 (11.22%) Management Information System
7 9 (9.18%) AS400
8 6 (6.12%) Computer Science
9 4 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.02%) Clustering
10 1 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (1.02%) Data Extraction
10 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 35 (35.71%) UNIX
2 19 (19.39%) Linux
3 17 (17.35%) Windows
4 3 (3.06%) AIX
5 1 (1.02%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.57%) ITIL
2 24 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (20.41%) SDLC
4 19 (19.39%) Configuration Management
5 18 (18.37%) Incident Management
6 16 (16.33%) Line Management
7 15 (15.31%) ETL
8 9 (9.18%) Service Management
8 9 (9.18%) Time Management
8 9 (9.18%) DevOps
9 8 (8.16%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (7.14%) Workflow
10 7 (7.14%) Test Automation
10 7 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (7.14%) Workflow Management
10 7 (7.14%) Automated Testing
10 7 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 7 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (5.10%) Project Management
11 5 (5.10%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (44.90%) COBOL
2 42 (42.86%) JCL
3 21 (21.43%) Java
4 14 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 14 (14.29%) SQL
5 10 (10.20%) Perl
6 9 (9.18%) REXX
6 9 (9.18%) VB
7 7 (7.14%) Python
7 7 (7.14%) Ruby
8 6 (6.12%) PL/1
8 6 (6.12%) Delphi
9 5 (5.10%) C#
10 2 (2.04%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.04%) Assembly Language
10 2 (2.04%) NATURAL
10 2 (2.04%) VB6
11 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.02%) C
11 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (13.27%) Degree
2 10 (10.20%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.06%) HNC
4 1 (1.02%) PMP
4 1 (1.02%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (21.43%) SLA
2 5 (5.10%) QA
System Software
1 9 (9.18%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 7 (7.14%) RACF
3 3 (3.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (9.18%) Tivoli
2 7 (7.14%) Puppet
2 7 (7.14%) CA Endevor
2 7 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.02%) Control-M
Vendors
1 27 (27.55%) IBM
2 11 (11.22%) Oracle
3 7 (7.14%) Informatica
3 7 (7.14%) New Relic
3 7 (7.14%) F5
4 6 (6.12%) Remedy
5 4 (4.08%) Citrix
6 3 (3.06%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.04%) i2
8 1 (1.02%) Intel
8 1 (1.02%) SAP
8 1 (1.02%) Computacenter
8 1 (1.02%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.02%) TSYS
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