The table below looks at the statistics for the Mainframe Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframe Developer
Rank 864 882 855
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Mainframe Developer 11 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.007% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.008% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 3
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -23.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £39,100 £39,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,100 £82,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +15.27%
Mainframe Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97370 101347 93701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.19% 94.49% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81930 82728 78452
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Mainframe Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Mainframe Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mainframe Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Mainframe Developer Salary Trend in England

Mainframe Developer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Mainframe Developer Salary Histogram in England

Mainframe Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
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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
East Midlands -1 5 £38,750 - 1
London - 4 £45,000 -
South East +14 1 £50,000 -
East of England - 1 - -
Mainframe Developer
UK

Mainframe Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Mainframe Developer in their job title 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 with Mainframe Developer in their job title.

1 44 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 40 (90.91%) COBOL
3 38 (86.36%) DB2
4 29 (65.91%) CICS
5 20 (45.45%) JCL
6 19 (43.18%) VSAM
7 18 (40.91%) IBM
8 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (38.64%) SDLC
9 16 (36.36%) PL/1
9 16 (36.36%) SQL
10 13 (29.55%) Time Sharing Option
11 12 (27.27%) zOS
12 11 (25.00%) Assembly Language
13 10 (22.73%) ISPF
14 9 (20.45%) Eclipse
14 9 (20.45%) Project Planning
14 9 (20.45%) JSON
14 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
14 9 (20.45%) REXX
14 9 (20.45%) DataStage
14 9 (20.45%) Web Services
14 9 (20.45%) HTML
15 8 (18.18%) Pentaho
15 8 (18.18%) QA
15 8 (18.18%) Marketing
16 7 (15.91%) Degree
16 7 (15.91%) Credit Risk
16 7 (15.91%) Finance
16 7 (15.91%) ETL

Mainframe Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Mainframe Developer in their job title 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 with Mainframe Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (65.91%) CICS
2 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.27%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (86.36%) DB2
2 9 (20.45%) DataStage
3 8 (18.18%) Pentaho
4 2 (4.55%) Adabas
5 1 (2.27%) IMS/DB
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.27%) PROIV
General
1 8 (18.18%) Marketing
2 7 (15.91%) Finance
3 3 (6.82%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) ISPF
2 9 (20.45%) JSON
2 9 (20.45%) HTML
2 9 (20.45%) Web Services
3 6 (13.64%) .NET
4 4 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 44 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 19 (43.18%) VSAM
3 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
3 7 (15.91%) Credit Risk
3 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (13.64%) IBM Mainframe
4 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
5 4 (9.09%) Social Media
6 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.27%) AS400
7 1 (2.27%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) zOS
2 6 (13.64%) Windows
2 6 (13.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (38.64%) SDLC
2 9 (20.45%) Project Planning
2 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
3 7 (15.91%) ETL
4 6 (13.64%) Configuration Management
4 6 (13.64%) ITIL
4 6 (13.64%) Automated Testing
4 6 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (13.64%) Line Management
4 6 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (6.82%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.55%) Scrum
6 2 (4.55%) Product Management
6 2 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.27%) Project Management
7 1 (2.27%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.27%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.27%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 40 (90.91%) COBOL
2 20 (45.45%) JCL
3 16 (36.36%) PL/1
3 16 (36.36%) SQL
4 11 (25.00%) Assembly Language
5 9 (20.45%) REXX
6 6 (13.64%) Delphi
7 3 (6.82%) Java
8 2 (4.55%) NATURAL
9 1 (2.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 13 (29.55%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) IBM
2 3 (6.82%) Fujitsu
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) Micro Focus
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