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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 85 120 -
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.77% 0.069% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.84% 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £62,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,377 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-2.36% -1.04%
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
435 428 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 41.99% 29.64% 42.89%
Number of salaries quoted 361 355 326
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Mainframe Salary Histogram 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 31 July 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 +31 6 £65,000 +52.94%
Mainframe
South East

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 39 (90.70%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (69.77%) Java
3 26 (60.47%) Computer Science
3 26 (60.47%) Degree
4 23 (53.49%) Social Media
5 22 (51.16%) Software Engineering
6 21 (48.84%) Continuous Improvement
7 19 (44.19%) .NET
7 19 (44.19%) DB2
7 19 (44.19%) Web Services
8 17 (39.53%) XML
9 16 (37.21%) Finance
9 16 (37.21%) Relational Database
10 15 (34.88%) COBOL
11 14 (32.56%) Pega
12 10 (23.26%) Refactoring
12 10 (23.26%) Visualisation
13 9 (20.93%) VSAM
13 9 (20.93%) HTML
13 9 (20.93%) SOA
13 9 (20.93%) Mentoring
14 8 (18.60%) RAD
14 8 (18.60%) Process Management
14 8 (18.60%) PegaRULES
15 7 (16.28%) Content Management
15 7 (16.28%) Automated Testing
15 7 (16.28%) Scrum
15 7 (16.28%) Oracle
15 7 (16.28%) API Development
16 6 (13.95%) J2EE

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (18.60%) PegaRULES
2 5 (11.63%) Documentum
2 5 (11.63%) FileNet
3 2 (4.65%) IIS
3 2 (4.65%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) Firewall
2 1 (2.33%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (44.19%) DB2
2 16 (37.21%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.30%) Easytrieve
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.65%) IMS/DB
6 1 (2.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) JUnit
1 2 (4.65%) Eclipse
1 2 (4.65%) LoadRunner
1 2 (4.65%) XPEDITER
1 2 (4.65%) JMeter
1 2 (4.65%) Subversion
1 2 (4.65%) Selenium
1 2 (4.65%) WebDriver
1 2 (4.65%) Selenium IDE
General
1 16 (37.21%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (51.16%) Software Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Architect
2 8 (18.60%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Mainframe Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Technical Manager
3 5 (11.63%) Project Manager
3 5 (11.63%) Technical Project Manager
3 5 (11.63%) Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Technical Architect
4 4 (9.30%) Software Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Lead Technical Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Lead Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Quality Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Software Quality Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) QA Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Java Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Head of IT
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Technical Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (44.19%) .NET
1 19 (44.19%) Web Services
2 17 (39.53%) XML
3 9 (20.93%) HTML
4 6 (13.95%) J2EE
5 5 (11.63%) Velocity
6 4 (9.30%) CSS
6 4 (9.30%) XHTML
6 4 (9.30%) Middleware
7 3 (6.98%) Java EE
8 2 (4.65%) HTML5
8 2 (4.65%) REST
8 2 (4.65%) SOAP
9 1 (2.33%) Hibernate
9 1 (2.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (60.47%) Computer Science
2 23 (53.49%) Social Media
3 10 (23.26%) Visualisation
4 9 (20.93%) VSAM
5 5 (11.63%) PMI
6 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
6 4 (9.30%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (4.65%) DataPower
7 2 (4.65%) Replication
7 2 (4.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (4.65%) Data Structures
7 2 (4.65%) Algorithms
8 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Linux
1 4 (9.30%) Android
1 4 (9.30%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (90.70%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (51.16%) Software Engineering
3 21 (48.84%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (23.26%) Refactoring
5 9 (20.93%) Mentoring
5 9 (20.93%) SOA
6 8 (18.60%) Process Management
6 8 (18.60%) RAD
7 7 (16.28%) Scrum
7 7 (16.28%) Content Management
7 7 (16.28%) Automated Testing
7 7 (16.28%) API Development
8 6 (13.95%) Waterfall
8 6 (13.95%) User Stories
8 6 (13.95%) ETL
9 5 (11.63%) OO
10 4 (9.30%) TOGAF
10 4 (9.30%) SDLC
11 3 (6.98%) OOD
11 3 (6.98%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (69.77%) Java
2 15 (34.88%) COBOL
3 4 (9.30%) C#
3 4 (9.30%) JCL
3 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.30%) SQL
4 2 (4.65%) REXX
4 2 (4.65%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 26 (60.47%) Degree
2 5 (11.63%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.65%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.65%) ISEB
4 1 (2.33%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Control-M
1 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Pega
2 7 (16.28%) Oracle
3 6 (13.95%) Informatica
4 4 (9.30%) IBM
4 4 (9.30%) Syncsort
5 2 (4.65%) HP