The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 83 93 83
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 6 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.57% 0.48% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.34% 1.29% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 3
Median salary £62,500 £54,250 £95,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.20% -42.89%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.95% -1.57%
Mainframe
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
449 466 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 42.40% 37.40% 32.90%
Number of salaries quoted 344 329 297
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Essex

Mainframe
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Essex region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 6 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 6 (100.00%) Use Case
1 6 (100.00%) SDLC
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) VisionPLUS
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) EMV
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) VisionPLUS
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) EMV
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 6 (100.00%) SDLC
1 6 (100.00%) Use Case
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java