The table below looks at the statistics for the Mainframe Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframe Developer
Rank 622 633 626
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Mainframe Developer 6 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.009% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.009% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 2
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.78%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +44.06%
Mainframe Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42842 43378 45267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.78% 94.01% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 36473 36023 39163
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Mainframe Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Mainframe Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Mainframe Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Mainframe Developer Salary Trend in London

Mainframe Developer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Mainframe Developer in their job title 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 with Mainframe Developer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) COBOL
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (83.33%) Music Industry
2 5 (83.33%) Marketing
2 5 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 5 (83.33%) Product Management
2 5 (83.33%) Micro Focus
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) AS400
3 1 (16.67%) Tandem
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) ATM
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
3 1 (16.67%) PL/1
3 1 (16.67%) EMV
3 1 (16.67%) VocaLink
3 1 (16.67%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management

Mainframe Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Mainframe Developer in their job title 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 with Mainframe Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) NonStop SQL
General
1 5 (83.33%) Music Industry
1 5 (83.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (83.33%) AS400
3 1 (16.67%) Tandem
3 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
3 1 (16.67%) EMV
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) Product Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) COBOL
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
2 1 (16.67%) PL/1
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Micro Focus
2 1 (16.67%) VocaLink
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) HP