The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 689 573 563
Rank change year-on-year
-116 -10
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 208 403 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.39% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 0.94% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 148 311 314
Median salary £52,750 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.47% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,266 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,377 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -2.36%
Mainframe
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
38134 42842 44796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.54% 41.77% 40.70%
Number of salaries quoted 31613 34299 35706
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Mainframe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mainframe
Salary Trend in England

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in England

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in England

Mainframe
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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 -10 74 £52,500 -16.00% 6
South East +39 68 £59,500 +8.18% 12
North West -8 19 £50,000 - 1
South West -21 12 £35,000 -23.91% 3
East of England +35 10 £48,250 +44.24% 5
East Midlands -49 10 - - 5
North East +11 9 £45,000 - 3
Yorkshire +6 9 £22,500 -50.00% 5
Mainframe
UK

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 England region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 226 (39.37%) Finance
2 190 (33.10%) SQL
3 186 (32.40%) COBOL
4 177 (30.84%) IBM
5 173 (30.14%) DB2
6 157 (27.35%) JCL
7 151 (26.31%) Unix
8 139 (24.22%) Java
9 125 (21.78%) Windows
10 124 (21.60%) SDLC
11 117 (20.38%) Agile Software Development
12 109 (18.99%) Degree
13 104 (18.12%) CICS
14 100 (17.42%) QA
15 98 (17.07%) IBM Mainframe
16 90 (15.68%) Oracle
17 88 (15.33%) XML
18 85 (14.81%) Linux
19 80 (13.94%) Web Services
20 79 (13.76%) Microsoft
21 76 (13.24%) Banking
22 74 (12.89%) ITIL
23 70 (12.20%) VSAM
24 64 (11.15%) Computer Science
25 62 (10.80%) Retail
26 60 (10.45%) .NET
27 58 (10.10%) SQL Server
28 56 (9.76%) RAD
28 56 (9.76%) zOS
29 53 (9.23%) Waterfall

Mainframe
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
1 104 (18.12%) CICS
2 50 (8.71%) IIS
3 24 (4.18%) WebSphere
4 21 (3.66%) MQSeries
5 14 (2.44%) SAS
6 11 (1.92%) Tomcat
7 9 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
8 8 (1.39%) JBoss
9 7 (1.22%) Apache
10 6 (1.05%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.87%) FileNet
11 5 (0.87%) Oracle Service Bus
11 5 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.70%) Mule
12 4 (0.70%) Mule ESB
12 4 (0.70%) PegaRULES
12 4 (0.70%) SharePoint
12 4 (0.70%) StreamWeaver
13 3 (0.52%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 40 (6.97%) MS Office
2 32 (5.57%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.39%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 30 (5.23%) VisionPLUS
2 7 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.52%) Exstream
4 2 (0.35%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.17%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.96%) SaaS
2 6 (1.05%) GitHub
3 3 (0.52%) Office 365
4 2 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.14%) Internet
2 17 (2.96%) Firewall
3 15 (2.61%) LAN
3 15 (2.61%) SAN
4 13 (2.26%) TCP/IP
5 12 (2.09%) WAN
6 11 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
6 11 (1.92%) NAS
7 9 (1.57%) HTTP
8 8 (1.39%) Network Security
9 7 (1.22%) Wireless
10 5 (0.87%) VPN
11 3 (0.52%) ATM
11 3 (0.52%) FTP
11 3 (0.52%) LDAP
11 3 (0.52%) MPLS
11 3 (0.52%) SMTP
12 2 (0.35%) SNA
12 2 (0.35%) VoIP
12 2 (0.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (30.14%) DB2
2 58 (10.10%) SQL Server
3 20 (3.48%) Relational Database
4 11 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (1.57%) MySQL
7 7 (1.22%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.05%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.05%) SAS EBI
9 5 (0.87%) Apache Hive
9 5 (0.87%) GIS
10 4 (0.70%) Adabas
10 4 (0.70%) DataStage
10 4 (0.70%) Easytrieve
11 3 (0.52%) Base SAS
11 3 (0.52%) Big Data
11 3 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.52%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 3 (0.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 3 (0.52%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 28 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (3.14%) JIRA
3 17 (2.96%) Jenkins
4 12 (2.09%) JUnit
5 11 (1.92%) Eclipse
5 11 (1.92%) Subversion
6 10 (1.74%) LoadRunner
6 10 (1.74%) Maven
7 8 (1.39%) JMeter
8 7 (1.22%) Selenium
8 7 (1.22%) Selenium IDE
8 7 (1.22%) WebDriver
9 6 (1.05%) Git (software)
9 6 (1.05%) SpecFlow
10 4 (0.70%) XPEDITER
11 2 (0.35%) AppScan
11 2 (0.35%) Metasploit
11 2 (0.35%) NetBeans
11 2 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.35%) Paros
General
1 226 (39.37%) Finance
2 76 (13.24%) Banking
3 62 (10.80%) Retail
4 25 (4.36%) Financial Institution
5 17 (2.96%) Marketing
6 16 (2.79%) Advertising
7 9 (1.57%) Spanish Language
8 8 (1.39%) Music Industry
9 7 (1.22%) Retail Banking
10 5 (0.87%) Back Office
10 5 (0.87%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.70%) Games
11 4 (0.70%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.52%) Front Office
12 3 (0.52%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.35%) Legal
13 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.17%) Billing
14 1 (0.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 103 (17.94%) Developer
2 79 (13.76%) Analyst
3 46 (8.01%) Architect
4 41 (7.14%) COBOL Developer
5 31 (5.40%) DB2 Developer
5 31 (5.40%) Mainframe Developer
6 28 (4.88%) Java Developer
6 28 (4.88%) Systems Analyst
7 27 (4.70%) Business Systems Analyst
8 25 (4.36%) Software Engineer
9 23 (4.01%) Technical Leader
10 22 (3.83%) SQL Analyst
11 21 (3.66%) IT Manager
11 21 (3.66%) QA Engineer
12 20 (3.48%) Solutions Architect
12 20 (3.48%) Team Leader
13 19 (3.31%) Lead Developer
13 19 (3.31%) Project Manager
14 18 (3.14%) Administrator
14 18 (3.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (15.33%) XML
2 80 (13.94%) Web Services
3 60 (10.45%) .NET
4 52 (9.06%) HTML
5 31 (5.40%) ASP.NET
6 29 (5.05%) ISPF
7 26 (4.53%) Middleware
8 25 (4.36%) XSL
9 21 (3.66%) J2EE
10 20 (3.48%) HTML5
11 17 (2.96%) JSON
12 15 (2.61%) Spring
13 12 (2.09%) REST
14 11 (1.92%) .NET Framework
14 11 (1.92%) CSS
15 10 (1.74%) Hibernate
16 9 (1.57%) JMS
17 7 (1.22%) CSS3
17 7 (1.22%) SOAP
17 7 (1.22%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 98 (17.07%) IBM Mainframe
2 70 (12.20%) VSAM
3 64 (11.15%) Computer Science
4 44 (7.67%) Enterprise Software
5 43 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
6 40 (6.97%) Data Centre
7 23 (4.01%) Management Information System
7 23 (4.01%) Statistics
8 21 (3.66%) AS400
9 16 (2.79%) iSeries
10 14 (2.44%) Mathematics
11 13 (2.26%) DataPower
12 11 (1.92%) Clustering
13 10 (1.74%) Algorithms
14 9 (1.57%) Social Media
15 8 (1.39%) Client/Server
16 7 (1.22%) Data Structures
16 7 (1.22%) Replication
16 7 (1.22%) SWIFT
16 7 (1.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 151 (26.31%) Unix
2 125 (21.78%) Windows
3 85 (14.81%) Linux
4 56 (9.76%) zOS
5 37 (6.45%) AIX
6 26 (4.53%) MVS
7 25 (4.36%) Solaris
8 24 (4.18%) Windows Server
9 18 (3.14%) OS/390
10 15 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (1.57%) Android
11 9 (1.57%) Apple iOS
12 6 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.87%) OS/2
14 4 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
16 2 (0.35%) Kali Linux
17 1 (0.17%) Debian
17 1 (0.17%) Gentoo
17 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (21.60%) SDLC
2 117 (20.38%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (12.89%) ITIL
4 56 (9.76%) RAD
5 53 (9.23%) Waterfall
6 48 (8.36%) Change Management
6 48 (8.36%) Mentoring
7 46 (8.01%) SOA
8 45 (7.84%) Risk Management
9 44 (7.67%) Software Engineering
10 41 (7.14%) Automated Testing
11 40 (6.97%) Project Management
12 38 (6.62%) TDD
13 37 (6.45%) MVC
13 37 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
14 34 (5.92%) Test Scripting
15 33 (5.75%) Continuous Improvement
16 31 (5.40%) Line Management
16 31 (5.40%) User Stories
17 29 (5.05%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 190 (33.10%) SQL
2 186 (32.40%) COBOL
3 157 (27.35%) JCL
4 139 (24.22%) Java
5 50 (8.71%) REXX
6 29 (5.05%) C#
7 28 (4.88%) CLIST
7 28 (4.88%) VB
8 20 (3.48%) JavaScript
9 14 (2.44%) Assembly Language
10 13 (2.26%) C
11 7 (1.22%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.05%) Ruby
13 4 (0.70%) Perl
13 4 (0.70%) Python
13 4 (0.70%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.52%) NATURAL
14 3 (0.52%) PL/1
15 2 (0.35%) PHP
15 2 (0.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 109 (18.99%) Degree
2 26 (4.53%) ISTQB
3 21 (3.66%) ISEB
4 15 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (1.92%) CISSP
6 7 (1.22%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (1.05%) SAS Certification
8 5 (0.87%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.70%) CEH
9 4 (0.70%) CISM
9 4 (0.70%) PhD
9 4 (0.70%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.52%) CISA
10 3 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.52%) OSCP
11 2 (0.35%) CESG Certified Professional
11 2 (0.35%) GPEN
11 2 (0.35%) GWAPT
11 2 (0.35%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (17.42%) QA
2 22 (3.83%) SLA
3 13 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (2.09%) PCI DSS
5 9 (1.57%) COBIT
6 4 (0.70%) ISO27002
7 3 (0.52%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.17%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.17%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.17%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (5.92%) Time Sharing Option
2 20 (3.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.79%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 9 (1.57%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (1.05%) RACF
6 4 (0.70%) Active Directory
7 3 (0.52%) ACF2
7 3 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.52%) XenApp
7 3 (0.52%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.35%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 2 (0.35%) vSphere
9 1 (0.17%) NFS
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.17%) pfSense
9 1 (0.17%) SRDF
9 1 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (4.18%) HP Quality Center
2 20 (3.48%) Tivoli
3 15 (2.61%) CA Endevor
4 10 (1.74%) SCCM
5 8 (1.39%) Control-M
6 5 (0.87%) Puppet
7 4 (0.70%) CloudHub
7 4 (0.70%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 4 (0.70%) Tivoli NetView
8 3 (0.52%) CA Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.35%) HP Fortify
9 2 (0.35%) Nessus
9 2 (0.35%) Nmap
9 2 (0.35%) OMEGAMON
9 2 (0.35%) OpenSSO
9 2 (0.35%) WebInspect
10 1 (0.17%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.17%) SCOM
10 1 (0.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 177 (30.84%) IBM
2 90 (15.68%) Oracle
3 79 (13.76%) Microsoft
4 40 (6.97%) Cognizant
5 39 (6.79%) VMware
6 33 (5.75%) HP
7 25 (4.36%) TSYS
8 23 (4.01%) Redback
9 20 (3.48%) Ab Initio
10 18 (3.14%) CA
10 18 (3.14%) Citrix
10 18 (3.14%) Red Hat
11 16 (2.79%) SAP
12 15 (2.61%) Salesforce.com
13 12 (2.09%) Pega
13 12 (2.09%) webMethods
14 11 (1.92%) Informatica
15 9 (1.57%) BMC
16 8 (1.39%) Micro Focus
16 8 (1.39%) Remedy
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Bonus, Health, Life, Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Horsham, United Kingdom
Wipro
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Horsham, United Kingdom
Wipro
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Horsham, United Kingdom
Wipro
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Horsham, United Kingdom
Wipro
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Horsham, United Kingdom
Wipro
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Horsham, United Kingdom
Wipro
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Horsham, United Kingdom
Wipro
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
LV
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health and 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £46755 - £64469 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent+bens+bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £110,000 - £150,000 plus exceptional benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £100,000 plus exceptional benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham/Ireland
Wipro
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £90,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £90,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £90,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £90,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £90,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £90,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Enderby, Leicestershire
Next
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits including relocation package
Posted: 23 days ago
Enderby, Leicestershire
Next
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits including relocation package
Posted: 23 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Bluebird IT Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Competitive plus Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Enderby, Leicestershire
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Salary: Competitive salary and benefits including relocation package
Posted: 23 days ago