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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 118 159 138
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -21
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 55 31 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.51% 0.80% 1.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.62% 2.31% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 17
Average salary £43,000 £37,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,750 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
1190 1343 1202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 32.69% 34.55% 38.40%
Number of salaries quoted 934 1057 1017
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,755 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +12 40 £43,750 +7.69% 4
Leicestershire - 9 £37,500 - 1
Northamptonshire +1 6 £48,750 +50.00% 6
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 37 (46.25%) DB2
2 36 (45.00%) COBOL
3 35 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (37.50%) ITIL
5 26 (32.50%) JCL
6 21 (26.25%) UNIX
7 20 (25.00%) Windows
7 20 (25.00%) CICS
7 20 (25.00%) Incident Management
8 19 (23.75%) Marketing
8 19 (23.75%) Credit Risk
9 18 (22.50%) DataStage
9 18 (22.50%) SLA
10 17 (21.25%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (20.00%) VSAM
11 16 (20.00%) ETL
12 15 (18.75%) Line Management
13 14 (17.50%) SQL
14 13 (16.25%) .NET
14 13 (16.25%) Pentaho
15 12 (15.00%) Degree
15 12 (15.00%) Java
16 11 (13.75%) Linux
16 11 (13.75%) Web Services
16 11 (13.75%) ITIL Certification
17 10 (12.50%) Configuration Management
17 10 (12.50%) Management Information System
18 9 (11.25%) Finance
18 9 (11.25%) IBM
18 9 (11.25%) Time Management

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 20 (25.00%) CICS
2 8 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 6 (7.50%) JBoss
4 4 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (3.75%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.25%) SAS
6 1 (1.25%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) Internet
2 2 (2.50%) HTTP
3 1 (1.25%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.25%) LAN
3 1 (1.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (46.25%) DB2
2 18 (22.50%) DataStage
3 13 (16.25%) Pentaho
4 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.00%) MySQL
6 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.50%) Adabas
8 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) ChangeMan
1 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (23.75%) Marketing
2 9 (11.25%) Finance
3 6 (7.50%) Retail
4 2 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (40.00%) Analyst
2 13 (16.25%) Developer
3 10 (12.50%) Mainframe Developer
4 9 (11.25%) Support Analyst
5 8 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 8 (10.00%) Team Leader
6 6 (7.50%) Analyst Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Programmer
6 6 (7.50%) Analyst Programmer
6 6 (7.50%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Technical Team Leader
8 3 (3.75%) Service Manager
8 3 (3.75%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.75%) Tester
8 3 (3.75%) Configuration Manager
8 3 (3.75%) Web Tester
9 2 (2.50%) IT Support
9 2 (2.50%) Designer
9 2 (2.50%) Agile Tester
9 2 (2.50%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.25%) .NET
2 11 (13.75%) Web Services
3 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET
4 4 (5.00%) JMS
4 4 (5.00%) Spring
4 4 (5.00%) Java EE
5 3 (3.75%) XSLT
5 3 (3.75%) XML
6 2 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (2.50%) ISPF
6 2 (2.50%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.25%) Ajax
7 1 (1.25%) jQuery
7 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.25%) Middleware
7 1 (1.25%) HTML
7 1 (1.25%) XSD
7 1 (1.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (23.75%) Credit Risk
3 16 (20.00%) VSAM
4 10 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 6 (7.50%) Computer Science
6 5 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (6.25%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (2.50%) AS400
8 1 (1.25%) Clustering
8 1 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.25%) Data Extraction
8 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.25%) UNIX
2 20 (25.00%) Windows
3 11 (13.75%) Linux
4 4 (5.00%) AIX
5 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.50%) ITIL
2 20 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 17 (21.25%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (20.00%) ETL
5 15 (18.75%) Line Management
6 10 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 9 (11.25%) Time Management
8 8 (10.00%) Service Management
8 8 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 8 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (6.25%) Analytics
9 5 (6.25%) Waterfall
9 5 (6.25%) Change Management
9 5 (6.25%) Project Management
10 4 (5.00%) RAD
10 4 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (5.00%) Data Protection
10 4 (5.00%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 36 (45.00%) COBOL
2 26 (32.50%) JCL
3 14 (17.50%) SQL
4 12 (15.00%) Java
5 7 (8.75%) JavaScript
6 6 (7.50%) Delphi
6 6 (7.50%) C#
6 6 (7.50%) PL/1
7 2 (2.50%) VB6
7 2 (2.50%) VB
7 2 (2.50%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.50%) Assembly Language
7 2 (2.50%) REXX
7 2 (2.50%) NATURAL
8 1 (1.25%) XPath
8 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.25%) C
8 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (15.00%) Degree
2 11 (13.75%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.75%) HNC
4 1 (1.25%) PMP
4 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (22.50%) SLA
2 4 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.25%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (11.25%) IBM
2 5 (6.25%) Oracle
2 5 (6.25%) Remedy
3 4 (5.00%) Citrix
4 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.50%) i2
6 1 (1.25%) webMethods
6 1 (1.25%) Computacenter
6 1 (1.25%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.25%) TSYS
6 1 (1.25%) HP
6 1 (1.25%) Intel
6 1 (1.25%) Software AG
6 1 (1.25%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.25%) SAP
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