The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 254 273 240
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -33
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 8 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.11% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.36% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 19
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £37,060 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,900 £60,000
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 of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2863 3301 2995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.58% 38.69% 35.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2243 2624 2582
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Mainframe
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in the East of England

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in the East of England

Mainframe
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 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
Hertfordshire -4 7 £57,000 +34.91% 1
Essex +1 1 £50,000 -25.92%
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) XML
2 11 (52.38%) Finance
3 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (42.86%) Web Services
5 7 (33.33%) IBM
6 6 (28.57%) MS Visio
6 6 (28.57%) MS Office
6 6 (28.57%) Java
7 5 (23.81%) DB2
7 5 (23.81%) COBOL
7 5 (23.81%) JCL
7 5 (23.81%) Assembly Language
7 5 (23.81%) REXX
7 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
7 5 (23.81%) Information Management
7 5 (23.81%) SELCOPY
8 4 (19.05%) Software Delivery
8 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
8 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
8 4 (19.05%) MVC
8 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
8 4 (19.05%) C#
8 4 (19.05%) .NET
8 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
8 4 (19.05%) XSD
9 3 (14.29%) ITIL
9 3 (14.29%) OO
9 3 (14.29%) OOD
9 3 (14.29%) CBAP

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 2 (9.52%) JBoss
1 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Office
1 6 (28.57%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) TACACS
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) DB2
2 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Business Systems Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) DBA
3 5 (23.81%) Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Principal Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Applications Support
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Security Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) XML
2 9 (42.86%) Web Services
3 4 (19.05%) XSD
3 4 (19.05%) .NET
3 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
4 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) UNIX
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) AIX
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Information Management
3 4 (19.05%) MVC
3 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
3 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
3 4 (19.05%) Software Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) Line Management
4 3 (14.29%) OOD
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) OO
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) SOA
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.52%) Requirements Management
6 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Quantitative Risk Management
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) COBOL
3 5 (23.81%) Assembly Language
3 5 (23.81%) REXX
3 5 (23.81%) JCL
3 5 (23.81%) SELCOPY
4 4 (19.05%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
1 3 (14.29%) CBAP
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (9.52%) i2
3 1 (4.76%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
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