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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 162 156 140
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 19 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.50% 0.072% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.32% 0.29% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 3
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £33,800 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,200 £37,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
820 684 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 21.61% 24.57% 30.36%
Number of salaries quoted 680 540 648
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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 18 April 2014.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Leeds

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (58.06%) UNIX
2 17 (54.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (45.16%) Banking
4 13 (41.94%) IBM
5 12 (38.71%) Windows
5 12 (38.71%) DB2
6 10 (32.26%) zOS
6 10 (32.26%) Incident Management
7 8 (25.81%) Linux
8 7 (22.58%) Finance
9 6 (19.35%) Service Management
9 6 (19.35%) CCIE
9 6 (19.35%) CCNA
9 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (19.35%) Cisco
9 6 (19.35%) Network Management
10 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
11 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (9.68%) Middleware
11 3 (9.68%) Migration
11 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
11 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
11 3 (9.68%) LAN
11 3 (9.68%) WAN
11 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (9.68%) ITIL
11 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
11 3 (9.68%) Marketing
11 3 (9.68%) WebSphere
12 2 (6.45%) Degree

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (9.68%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.23%) Exstream Dialogue
2 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) MQSeries
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) LAN
1 3 (9.68%) WAN
2 2 (6.45%) Internet
3 1 (3.23%) SSL
3 1 (3.23%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) DB2
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
General
1 14 (45.16%) Banking
2 7 (22.58%) Finance
3 3 (9.68%) Marketing
4 2 (6.45%) Retail
5 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Administrator
2 9 (29.03%) DB2 DBA
2 9 (29.03%) DBA
3 6 (19.35%) Network Manager
3 6 (19.35%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Head of IT
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.23%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.23%) Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.23%) J2EE
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) JSP
2 1 (3.23%) Struts
2 1 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) UNIX
2 12 (38.71%) Windows
3 10 (32.26%) zOS
4 8 (25.81%) Linux
5 1 (3.23%) MVS
5 1 (3.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (32.26%) Incident Management
3 6 (19.35%) Service Management
3 6 (19.35%) Network Management
4 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (9.68%) Migration
5 3 (9.68%) ITIL
5 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.45%) Change Control
6 2 (6.45%) Network Architecture
6 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.45%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.23%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.23%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.23%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
1 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.23%) Assembly Language
2 1 (3.23%) Java
2 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) CCIE
1 6 (19.35%) CCNA
1 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) RACF
1 1 (3.23%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.23%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) IBM
2 6 (19.35%) Cisco
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.45%) HP
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) Cognizant
5 1 (3.23%) Adobe
5 1 (3.23%) JBoss