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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 169 161 157
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 4 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% 0.51% 0.036%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 1.79% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 1
Average salary £61,215 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.03% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
1002 1060 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 28.35% 28.30% 31.95%
Number of salaries quoted 727 894 701
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Leeds

Mainframe
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (80.00%) ICL
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) Fujitsu
1 4 (80.00%) VME
1 4 (80.00%) Big Data
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) COBOL
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Solutions Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Lead Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) COBOL
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) ICL
1 4 (80.00%) Fujitsu
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) PeopleSoft