The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframe Developer
Rank 883 840 869
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Mainframe Developer 5 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.004% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.004% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 8
Average salary £38,750 £70,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.64% +108.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £57,200 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £86,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 - £33,500
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103100 95904 105987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.25% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 84942 80243 91513
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Mainframe Developer
UK

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 29 July 2014. 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
Yorkshire - 2 £38,750 -
East Midlands - 2 - -
South East - 1 - -
Mainframe Developer
UK

Mainframe Developer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) COBOL
1 7 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (71.43%) DB2
2 5 (71.43%) CICS
2 5 (71.43%) JCL
3 3 (42.86%) NATURAL
3 3 (42.86%) zOS
3 3 (42.86%) Adabas
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) REXX
4 2 (28.57%) PL/1
5 1 (14.29%) SWIFT
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) VSAM
5 1 (14.29%) ISPF
5 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Assembly Language
5 1 (14.29%) EntireX
5 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) Java

Mainframe Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) DB2
2 3 (42.86%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) EntireX
1 1 (14.29%) ISPF
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) VSAM
2 1 (14.29%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) zOS
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) COBOL
2 5 (71.43%) JCL
3 3 (42.86%) NATURAL
4 2 (28.57%) REXX
4 2 (28.57%) PL/1
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) Assembly Language
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) IBM