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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 66 74 78
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 14 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.89% 0.45% 1.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.32% 0.95% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £52,500 - £33,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
324 315 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 43.78% 46.94% 36.54%
Number of salaries quoted 259 246 256
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -7 1 £52,500 -
Mainframe
East Midlands

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 13 (92.86%) SQL
1 13 (92.86%) IBM
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
1 13 (92.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (85.71%) zOS
2 12 (85.71%) JCL
2 12 (85.71%) CICS
2 12 (85.71%) DB2
2 12 (85.71%) COBOL
2 12 (85.71%) Java
3 11 (78.57%) OS/390
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) HTML5
5 1 (7.14%) MVVM
5 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.14%) CSS3
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (7.14%) Finance
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.14%) QA
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (7.14%) CSS

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 12 (85.71%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (92.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 12 (85.71%) COBOL Developer
2 12 (85.71%) DB2 Developer
3 11 (78.57%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Head of Support
4 1 (7.14%) Head of Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead SQL Server Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior COBOL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) CSS3
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) HTML5
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) zOS
2 11 (78.57%) OS/390
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) MVVM
2 1 (7.14%) SDLC
2 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
2 1 (7.14%) Time Management
2 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 12 (85.71%) COBOL
2 12 (85.71%) Java
2 12 (85.71%) JCL
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) IBM
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft