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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframe Developer
Rank 887 924 910
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Mainframe Developer 11 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.001% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.001% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 7
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 - £55,000
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
90807 95908 94217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.48% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 77011 80194 76700
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 9 February 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
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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
North West - 8 £47,500 -
London +9 2 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Mainframe Developer
UK

Mainframe Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 34 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 29 (85.29%) COBOL
3 23 (67.65%) JCL
4 22 (64.71%) CICS
5 20 (58.82%) IBM
5 20 (58.82%) Finance
6 18 (52.94%) VSAM
7 15 (44.12%) QA
8 14 (41.18%) SQL
9 12 (35.29%) Banking
9 12 (35.29%) Mentoring
10 11 (32.35%) DB2
11 10 (29.41%) IBM Mainframe
12 9 (26.47%) Java
13 8 (23.53%) Project Management
14 7 (20.59%) Marketing
15 6 (17.65%) WebSphere
15 6 (17.65%) AS400
15 6 (17.65%) Micro Focus
15 6 (17.65%) Music Industry
15 6 (17.65%) iSeries
15 6 (17.65%) Product Management
15 6 (17.65%) Waterfall
16 5 (14.71%) SDLC
16 5 (14.71%) Pentaho
16 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
16 5 (14.71%) DataStage
17 4 (11.76%) Retail
17 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
18 3 (8.82%) Time Sharing Option

Mainframe Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 22 (64.71%) CICS
2 6 (17.65%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.88%) SAS
4 1 (2.94%) IBM Notes
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) DB2
2 5 (14.71%) DataStage
2 5 (14.71%) Pentaho
3 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (5.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (2.94%) IMS/DB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) PROIV
1 1 (2.94%) Subversion
1 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (58.82%) Finance
2 12 (35.29%) Banking
3 7 (20.59%) Marketing
4 6 (17.65%) Music Industry
5 4 (11.76%) Retail
6 2 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Java EE
1 1 (2.94%) Spring
1 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 18 (52.94%) VSAM
3 10 (29.41%) IBM Mainframe
4 6 (17.65%) AS400
4 6 (17.65%) iSeries
5 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) zOS
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Mentoring
2 8 (23.53%) Project Management
3 6 (17.65%) Product Management
3 6 (17.65%) Waterfall
4 5 (14.71%) SDLC
4 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
5 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.88%) Automated Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
7 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.88%) ETL
7 2 (5.88%) Migration
7 2 (5.88%) Process Improvement
7 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.94%) Change Management
8 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.94%) RAD
8 1 (2.94%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) COBOL
2 23 (67.65%) JCL
3 14 (41.18%) SQL
4 9 (26.47%) Java
5 2 (5.88%) SAS Macro
6 1 (2.94%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.94%) Perl
6 1 (2.94%) PL/1
6 1 (2.94%) Python
6 1 (2.94%) REXX
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (44.12%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) IBM
2 6 (17.65%) Micro Focus
3 3 (8.82%) Fujitsu
4 1 (2.94%) Lotus
4 1 (2.94%) Syncsort
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