The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Mainframe Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframe Developer
Rank 874 921 957
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Mainframe Developer 19 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.019% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.020% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 2
Median salary £60,000 £46,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% +18.70%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £42,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+29.41% +9.67%
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
88528 99311 104845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.41% 96.33% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75361 82800 86272
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Mainframe Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Mainframe Developer in the job title.

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 23 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
London - 12 - -
South East +21 7 £60,000 +20.00%
Mainframe Developer
UK

Mainframe Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, Mainframe Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Mainframe Developer in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 29 (90.63%) Finance
3 27 (84.38%) JCL
3 27 (84.38%) COBOL
4 18 (56.25%) IBM
5 17 (53.13%) DB2
6 16 (50.00%) Java
6 16 (50.00%) VSAM
7 14 (43.75%) Banking
8 13 (40.63%) IBM Mainframe
9 12 (37.50%) Cognizant
9 12 (37.50%) Financial Institution
9 12 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (28.13%) SQL
11 8 (25.00%) AS400
11 8 (25.00%) Micro Focus
11 8 (25.00%) Project Management
11 8 (25.00%) Music Industry
11 8 (25.00%) Marketing
11 8 (25.00%) WebSphere
11 8 (25.00%) iSeries
11 8 (25.00%) Product Management
12 6 (18.75%) CICS
12 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
13 5 (15.63%) User Stories
13 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
13 5 (15.63%) Degree
13 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
13 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering

Mainframe Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 8 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (18.75%) CICS
3 4 (12.50%) PegaRULES
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) DB2
2 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.13%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.13%) XPEDITER
General
1 29 (90.63%) Finance
2 14 (43.75%) Banking
3 12 (37.50%) Financial Institution
4 8 (25.00%) Marketing
4 8 (25.00%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) HTML
1 3 (9.38%) HTML5
2 2 (6.25%) ISPF
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 16 (50.00%) VSAM
3 13 (40.63%) IBM Mainframe
4 12 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (25.00%) AS400
5 8 (25.00%) iSeries
6 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
7 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
7 1 (3.13%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) Product Management
2 8 (25.00%) Project Management
3 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
4 5 (15.63%) User Stories
5 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Process Management
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.25%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.25%) Scrum
6 2 (6.25%) SDLC
7 1 (3.13%) OO
7 1 (3.13%) OOD
7 1 (3.13%) RAD
7 1 (3.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) COBOL
1 27 (84.38%) JCL
2 16 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (28.13%) SQL
4 4 (12.50%) REXX
5 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.25%) Assembly Language
6 2 (6.25%) PL/1
7 1 (3.13%) CLIST
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Control-M
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) IBM
2 12 (37.50%) Cognizant
3 8 (25.00%) Micro Focus
4 4 (12.50%) Pega
5 1 (3.13%) BMC
5 1 (3.13%) Compuware
5 1 (3.13%) HP
5 1 (3.13%) Syncsort
5 1 (3.13%) TSYS