The 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 172 183 147
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -36
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 5 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.14% 0.27% 0.039%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 0.85% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 1
Average salary £63,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.12% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £46,377 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-2.36% -1.04%
Mainframe
West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1188 1176 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 34.04% 31.95% 31.12%
Number of salaries quoted 863 889 550
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 July 2015.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Leeds

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) COBOL
2 4 (44.44%) UNIX
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Middleware
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) ICL
3 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) VME
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (33.33%) Big Data
3 3 (33.33%) Fujitsu
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) SAS
4 2 (22.22%) SAN
4 2 (22.22%) Assembly Language
5 1 (11.11%) NATURAL
5 1 (11.11%) JCL
5 1 (11.11%) CICS
5 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
5 1 (11.11%) Adabas
5 1 (11.11%) JUnit
5 1 (11.11%) PeopleSoft

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (22.22%) SAS
2 1 (11.11%) CICS
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Big Data
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (22.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (11.11%) Adabas
3 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Lead Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 2 (22.22%) SAS Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) COBOL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior COBOL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) Java EE
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) UNIX
2 3 (33.33%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) COBOL
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Assembly Language
4 1 (11.11%) NATURAL
4 1 (11.11%) JCL
4 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) ICL
1 3 (33.33%) Fujitsu
2 1 (11.11%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (11.11%) Teradata
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