The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 31 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 Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 55 61 61
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 12 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.22% 0.27% 1.06%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.38% 0.88% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 5
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -12.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £25,000 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,000 £30,600
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
Miscellaneous Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
128 113 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 23.70% 30.54% 33.90%
Number of salaries quoted 107 105 125
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £27,000 £21,780
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Mainframe
Leicestershire

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Leicester

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Leicester

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL
3 5 (41.67%) IBM
3 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
4 4 (33.33%) Banking
4 4 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) CA Endevor
5 3 (25.00%) Release Management
5 3 (25.00%) DB2
5 3 (25.00%) CICS
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (25.00%) UNIX
5 3 (25.00%) COBOL
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) JCL
5 3 (25.00%) Middleware
5 3 (25.00%) Service Management
5 3 (25.00%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (16.67%) SLA
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Management
6 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 2 (16.67%) VSAM
7 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) WebSphere

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (25.00%) CICS
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) Adabas
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Release Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (16.67%) Programmer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Service Manager
4 1 (8.33%) COBOL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) COBOL Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Mainframe Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Testing Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) COBOL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (25.00%) UNIX
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
2 3 (25.00%) Release Management
2 3 (25.00%) Service Management
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Management
3 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) COBOL
1 3 (25.00%) JCL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft