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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
England / East of England
Rank 239 260 271
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +11
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 6 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.10% 0.056% 0.054%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 4
Median salary £50,000 £56,250 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -3.84%
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £44,897 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.58% -10.20%

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
2155 2954 2871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 36.61% 41.33% 39.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1705 2205 2252
Median salary £45,000 £43,627 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.14% +2.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Mainframe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 5 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire +6 1 £60,000 +6.66%
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Mainframe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
1 5 (35.71%) iSeries
2 4 (28.57%) Presales
2 4 (28.57%) IBM
2 4 (28.57%) SAN
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Retail
3 3 (21.43%) NetApp
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) JSON
4 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (14.29%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) DB2
4 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (14.29%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) Unisys
4 2 (14.29%) AS400
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) Password Management

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) CICS
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (7.14%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) FTP
2 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
2 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) DataStage
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Hardware Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Business IT Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) IT Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (14.29%) Mainframe Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
5 2 (14.29%) Mainframe Programmer
5 2 (14.29%) Programmer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Mainframe Analyst Programmer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Mainframe Programmer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Programme Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Programmer
5 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Support
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) JSON
1 2 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) Ajax
2 1 (7.14%) Android SDK
2 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) CSS3
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) J2EE
2 1 (7.14%) MEAP
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) iSeries
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) AS400
3 1 (7.14%) DataPower
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Solaris
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Presales
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Escalation Management
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Password Management
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) IBM
3 3 (21.43%) NetApp
4 2 (14.29%) Unisys
5 1 (7.14%) Teradata