The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 67 70 96
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +26
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 4 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.63% 1.41% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.54% 4.57% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 3
Median salary - £37,100 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.70%
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.00% +5.26%
Mainframe
East Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
260 219 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 40.69% 30.89% 39.07%
Number of salaries quoted 205 181 327
Median salary £40,000 £37,050 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.96% -7.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £31,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire region citing Mainframe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing Mainframe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicestershire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 10 (90.91%) IBM
2 9 (81.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (72.73%) JCL
3 8 (72.73%) DB2
3 8 (72.73%) COBOL
3 8 (72.73%) SQL
4 7 (63.64%) Java
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) CICS
5 5 (45.45%) OS/390
5 5 (45.45%) zOS
6 4 (36.36%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (27.27%) C#
8 2 (18.18%) CSS
8 2 (18.18%) XML
8 2 (18.18%) HTML
8 2 (18.18%) .NET
8 2 (18.18%) CSS3
8 2 (18.18%) HTML5
9 1 (9.09%) MVVM
9 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
9 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
9 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
9 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
9 1 (9.09%) XSLT
9 1 (9.09%) XHTML
9 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (9.09%) Ajax

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (63.64%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) COBOL Developer
2 7 (63.64%) DB2 Developer
3 6 (54.55%) Lead Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior COBOL Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) DB2 Support
5 1 (9.09%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead SQL Server Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Mainframe Support
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) CSS3
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) HTML5
1 2 (18.18%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) Ajax
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (9.09%) XHTML
2 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) OS/390
1 5 (45.45%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
2 1 (9.09%) MVC
2 1 (9.09%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) COBOL
1 8 (72.73%) JCL
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) IBM
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft