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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank - 87 96
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex - 0.33% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.90% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
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
410 332 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 33.91% 36.21% 43.16%
Number of salaries quoted 338 303 395
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Velocity
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) SWIFT
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) RAD
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Velocity
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) SWIFT
1 1 (50.00%) PMI
1 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) RAD
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM