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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 75 73 77
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 7 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.90% 0.59% 1.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.17% 1.25% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Median salary - £65,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +116.66%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+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
323 320 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 41.36% 46.85% 37.46%
Number of salaries quoted 255 242 282
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 25 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) IBM
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (81.82%) CICS
2 9 (81.82%) DB2
2 9 (81.82%) JCL
2 9 (81.82%) COBOL
2 9 (81.82%) Java
3 7 (63.64%) OS/390
3 7 (63.64%) zOS
4 4 (36.36%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) MVVM
5 2 (18.18%) CSS3
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008

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 9 (81.82%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) DB2
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) COBOL Developer
2 9 (81.82%) DB2 Developer
3 7 (63.64%) Lead Developer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Lead .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Lead C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Lead SQL Server Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior COBOL Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
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
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) OS/390
1 7 (63.64%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) COBOL
2 9 (81.82%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) JCL
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) IBM
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft