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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 74 79 114
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +35
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 16 34 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.60% 2.88% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.54% 7.34% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 1
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +23.52%
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.57% +2.10%
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
452 463 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 45.11% 39.20% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 403 358 446
Median salary £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,350
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the East Sussex region citing Mainframe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Brighton +4 9 £47,500 -5.00%
Mainframe
South East

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 37 (97.37%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (84.21%) Degree
2 32 (84.21%) Computer Science
3 29 (76.32%) DB2
3 29 (76.32%) RAD
4 25 (65.79%) Finance
4 25 (65.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 24 (63.16%) COBOL
6 20 (52.63%) QA
7 19 (50.00%) Automated Testing
7 19 (50.00%) Web Services
8 18 (47.37%) Java
9 16 (42.11%) XML
9 16 (42.11%) SOA
10 15 (39.47%) Scrum
11 14 (36.84%) Social Media
11 14 (36.84%) Waterfall
12 13 (34.21%) User Stories
12 13 (34.21%) SDLC
13 12 (31.58%) CICS
14 11 (28.95%) HP
14 11 (28.95%) JCL
14 11 (28.95%) VisionPLUS
14 11 (28.95%) VSAM
14 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
14 11 (28.95%) HP Quality Center
15 10 (26.32%) HTML5
15 10 (26.32%) Apple iOS
15 10 (26.32%) Manual Testing
15 10 (26.32%) Android

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 12 (31.58%) CICS
2 6 (15.79%) IIS
3 3 (7.89%) PegaRULES
Business Applications
1 11 (28.95%) VisionPLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (76.32%) DB2
2 10 (26.32%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) LoadRunner
2 4 (10.53%) Eclipse
2 4 (10.53%) JMeter
2 4 (10.53%) JUnit
2 4 (10.53%) Maven
2 4 (10.53%) Selenium
2 4 (10.53%) Selenium IDE
2 4 (10.53%) Subversion
2 4 (10.53%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (65.79%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
2 4 (10.53%) Retail
2 4 (10.53%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Quality Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) QA Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Software Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Agile Project Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Project Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Technical Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Technical Project Manager
4 5 (13.16%) CICS Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Data Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Informatica Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Mainframe Software Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Software QA Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Software Quality Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Web Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) z/OS Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Java Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) SDLC Manager
6 3 (7.89%) SDLC Project Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Java Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (50.00%) Web Services
2 16 (42.11%) XML
3 10 (26.32%) HTML
3 10 (26.32%) HTML5
4 6 (15.79%) JSON
4 6 (15.79%) Velocity
5 1 (2.63%) J2EE
5 1 (2.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 32 (84.21%) Computer Science
2 14 (36.84%) Social Media
3 11 (28.95%) VSAM
4 8 (21.05%) Visualisation
5 7 (18.42%) Algorithms
6 6 (15.79%) PMI
7 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
8 4 (10.53%) Replication
9 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
9 1 (2.63%) DataPower
9 1 (2.63%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Android
1 10 (26.32%) Apple iOS
2 4 (10.53%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (97.37%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (76.32%) RAD
3 25 (65.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 19 (50.00%) Automated Testing
5 16 (42.11%) SOA
6 15 (39.47%) Scrum
7 14 (36.84%) Waterfall
8 13 (34.21%) SDLC
8 13 (34.21%) User Stories
9 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
10 10 (26.32%) Manual Testing
10 10 (26.32%) System Integration Testing
11 9 (23.68%) OO
11 9 (23.68%) OOD
12 8 (21.05%) Compatibility Testing
12 8 (21.05%) Refactoring
12 8 (21.05%) Release Management
13 6 (15.79%) Integration Testing
13 6 (15.79%) Test Scripting
13 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) COBOL
2 18 (47.37%) Java
3 11 (28.95%) JCL
4 9 (23.68%) CLIST
4 9 (23.68%) REXX
4 9 (23.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (84.21%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) ISEB
2 6 (15.79%) ISTQB
2 6 (15.79%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (52.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.63%) Control-M
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) HP
2 10 (26.32%) Rally
3 9 (23.68%) TSYS
4 7 (18.42%) Pega
5 4 (10.53%) Informatica
5 4 (10.53%) Oracle
6 2 (5.26%) IBM
7 1 (2.63%) BMC
7 1 (2.63%) Compuware