The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 90 - 88
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 9 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.86% - 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.54% - 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Mainframe
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Miscellaneous Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
355 288 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 33.81% 34.45% 37.38%
Number of salaries quoted 267 201 304
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Mainframe
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in East Sussex

Mainframe
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
Brighton - 9 - -
Mainframe
South East

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
1 9 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 9 (100.00%) Social Media
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
4 5 (55.56%) Java
4 5 (55.56%) RAD
5 4 (44.44%) .NET
5 4 (44.44%) IBM
5 4 (44.44%) Middleware
5 4 (44.44%) IBM Mainframe
5 4 (44.44%) Pega
5 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
6 3 (33.33%) DB2
6 3 (33.33%) COBOL
6 3 (33.33%) Web Services
7 2 (22.22%) OOP
7 2 (22.22%) OO
7 2 (22.22%) MQSeries
7 2 (22.22%) SOA
7 2 (22.22%) ETL
7 2 (22.22%) SQL
7 2 (22.22%) XPEDITER
7 2 (22.22%) Process Management
7 2 (22.22%) PMI
7 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
7 2 (22.22%) Informatica
7 2 (22.22%) REXX

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 (22.22%) MQSeries
1 2 (22.22%) PegaRULES
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 3 (33.33%) DB2
3 2 (22.22%) Easytrieve
3 2 (22.22%) IMS/DB
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) XPEDITER
2 1 (11.11%) JMeter
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Quality Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) Middleware
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) Velocity
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 9 (100.00%) Social Media
2 4 (44.44%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (22.22%) DataPower
3 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
3 2 (22.22%) PMI
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (22.22%) Replication
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
4 5 (55.56%) RAD
5 2 (22.22%) SOA
5 2 (22.22%) ETL
5 2 (22.22%) Process Management
5 2 (22.22%) OOP
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) Refactoring
5 2 (22.22%) User Stories
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) People Management
6 1 (11.11%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) COBOL
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) REXX
3 2 (22.22%) JCL
3 2 (22.22%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
3 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Control-M
2 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) IBM
1 4 (44.44%) Pega
2 2 (22.22%) Syncsort
2 2 (22.22%) Informatica
3 1 (11.11%) HP