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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
Rank 80 109 92
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -17
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 1 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.11% 0.080% 0.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.16% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
Median salary - £32,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -36.27%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -14.00%

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
347 625 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 39.03% 49.96% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 248 441 375
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,617 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,900 £61,350 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) VisionPLUS
3 3 (60.00%) EMV
3 3 (60.00%) Use Case
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (20.00%) Solaris
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (20.00%) SOA
5 1 (20.00%) FTP
5 1 (20.00%) SSL
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) DB2
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) J2EE
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) DataStage

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) FTP
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) DataStage
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Java Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Java Solutions Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile Solutions Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
1 1 (20.00%) SOA Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) MEAP
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) EMV
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) DataPower
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Password Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Teradata