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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 176 139 149
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +10
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 6 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.16% 0.78% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 2.43% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 2
Average salary £44,000 £60,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +37.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,250 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £88,500 £60,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.36% +11.76%
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
1088 864 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 28.89% 31.98% 29.39%
Number of salaries quoted 791 703 722
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 1 October 2014.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Leeds

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 8 (50.00%) DB2
1 8 (50.00%) zOS
2 7 (43.75%) CICS
2 7 (43.75%) COBOL
3 6 (37.50%) UNIX
4 4 (25.00%) Banking
4 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (25.00%) NATURAL
4 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (25.00%) HTML
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) Adabas
4 4 (25.00%) IBM
5 3 (18.75%) JAXB
5 3 (18.75%) WSDL
5 3 (18.75%) XML Schema
5 3 (18.75%) W3C
5 3 (18.75%) Perl
5 3 (18.75%) JUnit
5 3 (18.75%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 3 (18.75%) XML
5 3 (18.75%) Solaris
5 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) Apache
5 3 (18.75%) Python
5 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
5 3 (18.75%) Ruby

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (43.75%) CICS
2 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (18.75%) Apache
3 3 (18.75%) GlassFish
4 1 (6.25%) SAS
4 1 (6.25%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) DB2
2 4 (25.00%) Adabas
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) JUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 4 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) DBA
1 5 (31.25%) DB2 DBA
2 4 (25.00%) Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Head of Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Mainframe Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) UNIX Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.25%) COBOL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Adabas Natural Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.25%) MI Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Natural/Adabas Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) JAXB
2 3 (18.75%) WSDL
2 3 (18.75%) XML Schema
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
2 3 (18.75%) Spring
2 3 (18.75%) Java EE
2 3 (18.75%) Grails
3 2 (12.50%) EntireX
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) Ajax
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) W3C
1 3 (18.75%) VSAM
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Data Extraction
2 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) zOS
2 6 (37.50%) UNIX
3 3 (18.75%) Solaris
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
4 1 (6.25%) Web Design
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) COBOL
2 4 (25.00%) NATURAL
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) Perl
3 3 (18.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) Python
3 3 (18.75%) Ruby
3 3 (18.75%) Groovy
3 3 (18.75%) Scala
4 2 (12.50%) JCL
4 2 (12.50%) REXX
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £84000 - £90000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Larson Group
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago