The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 23 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 terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 173 153 137
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -16
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 11 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.30% 0.039% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.28% 0.16% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 6
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +10.85%
Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
859 621 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.43% 24.27% 25.65%
Number of salaries quoted 652 433 530
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,342 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Mainframe
West Yorkshire

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Leeds

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Leeds

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Mainframe also 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 that cited Mainframe.

1 18 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (53.33%) DB2
3 15 (50.00%) zOS
3 15 (50.00%) Banking
4 12 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 12 (40.00%) UNIX
5 11 (36.67%) IBM
6 7 (23.33%) Linux
6 7 (23.33%) COBOL
6 7 (23.33%) CICS
7 6 (20.00%) Service Management
8 5 (16.67%) Finance
9 4 (13.33%) NATURAL
9 4 (13.33%) HTML
9 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
9 4 (13.33%) C#
9 4 (13.33%) Adabas
9 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
10 3 (10.00%) Java EE
10 3 (10.00%) Degree
10 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
10 3 (10.00%) Grails
10 3 (10.00%) GlassFish
10 3 (10.00%) Groovy
10 3 (10.00%) Marketing
10 3 (10.00%) Ruby
10 3 (10.00%) VSAM
10 3 (10.00%) Spring
10 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 3 (10.00%) Hibernate

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Mainframe also 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 that cited Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (23.33%) CICS
2 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
3 3 (10.00%) GlassFish
3 3 (10.00%) Apache
4 1 (3.33%) SAS
4 1 (3.33%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) PrintSoft PReS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) LAN
1 3 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (3.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) DB2
2 4 (13.33%) Adabas
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 15 (50.00%) Banking
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
3 3 (10.00%) Marketing
4 2 (6.67%) Retail
5 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) DBA
1 12 (40.00%) Administrator
1 12 (40.00%) DB2 DBA
2 3 (10.00%) Head of IT
2 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (10.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (6.67%) Mainframe Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Architect
4 1 (3.33%) Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Technical Support
4 1 (3.33%) Applications Support
4 1 (3.33%) COBOL Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Natural/Adabas Developer
4 1 (3.33%) MI Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Test Leader
4 1 (3.33%) Test Architect
4 1 (3.33%) Adabas Natural Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) HTML
2 3 (10.00%) Web Services
2 3 (10.00%) XML
2 3 (10.00%) WSDL
2 3 (10.00%) XML Schema
2 3 (10.00%) JAXB
2 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (10.00%) Spring
2 3 (10.00%) Java EE
2 3 (10.00%) Grails
3 2 (6.67%) EntireX
4 1 (3.33%) jQuery
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.33%) Ajax
4 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (3.33%) .NET
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) W3C
1 3 (10.00%) VSAM
1 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Data Extraction
2 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) zOS
2 12 (40.00%) UNIX
3 7 (23.33%) Linux
4 3 (10.00%) Solaris
5 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (20.00%) Service Management
4 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.00%) Migration
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL
4 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.33%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Time Management
6 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.33%) Change Control
6 1 (3.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) COBOL
2 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (13.33%) NATURAL
2 4 (13.33%) C#
3 3 (10.00%) Ruby
3 3 (10.00%) Groovy
3 3 (10.00%) Scala
3 3 (10.00%) Perl
3 3 (10.00%) Java
3 3 (10.00%) Python
4 2 (6.67%) REXX
4 2 (6.67%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) JCL
5 1 (3.33%) SELCOPY
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) BladeLogic
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) IBM
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Cognizant
4 1 (3.33%) HP
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