The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 546 543 550
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 78 125 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.58% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 61 87 79
Median salary £63,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.56% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Mainframe
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17217 21387 20772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.42% 48.56% 45.26%
Number of salaries quoted 14637 17631 16701
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in London

Mainframe
Salary Trend in London

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in London

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the London region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in London

Mainframe
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the London region over the 3 months to 29 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
City of London +36 15 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Croydon +6 4 - - 2
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 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 London region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 81 (53.64%) Finance
2 69 (45.70%) SDLC
3 65 (43.05%) SQL
4 52 (34.44%) Windows
5 44 (29.14%) Unix
6 42 (27.81%) Microsoft
7 40 (26.49%) Java
8 39 (25.83%) Banking
9 35 (23.18%) Oracle
10 34 (22.52%) IBM
11 33 (21.85%) Agile Software Development
12 32 (21.19%) Web Services
12 32 (21.19%) HTML
13 31 (20.53%) MS Office
14 30 (19.87%) XML
14 30 (19.87%) IBM Mainframe
15 27 (17.88%) DB2
15 27 (17.88%) Risk Management
15 27 (17.88%) Degree
16 25 (16.56%) IIS
17 23 (15.23%) JCL
17 23 (15.23%) MVC
18 22 (14.57%) Change Management
18 22 (14.57%) ASP.NET
18 22 (14.57%) .NET
18 22 (14.57%) COBOL
19 21 (13.91%) QA
19 21 (13.91%) Portfolio Management
20 20 (13.25%) Financial Institution
20 20 (13.25%) XSL

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 25 (16.56%) IIS
2 8 (5.30%) WebSphere
3 7 (4.64%) MQSeries
3 7 (4.64%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (2.65%) Jetty
4 4 (2.65%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.99%) CICS
5 3 (1.99%) SAS
6 2 (1.32%) Mule
6 2 (1.32%) Mule ESB
6 2 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.66%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.66%) CMS
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 31 (20.53%) MS Office
2 16 (10.60%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.65%) WebTrends
2 3 (1.99%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.62%) GitHub
2 2 (1.32%) Force.com
2 2 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.30%) Firewall
2 7 (4.64%) DNS
2 7 (4.64%) HTTP
2 7 (4.64%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (4.64%) Network Security
3 4 (2.65%) Internet
4 2 (1.32%) SAN
5 1 (0.66%) ATM
5 1 (0.66%) FCoE
5 1 (0.66%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.66%) LAN
5 1 (0.66%) Multicast
5 1 (0.66%) NAS
5 1 (0.66%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.88%) DB2
2 17 (11.26%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.31%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.31%) RDBMS
3 5 (3.31%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.32%) Adabas
4 2 (1.32%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.66%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.66%) Big Data
5 1 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.66%) HBase
5 1 (0.66%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.66%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.66%) SAS EBI
5 1 (0.66%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (0.66%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 10 (6.62%) Jenkins
1 10 (6.62%) JIRA
2 5 (3.31%) Eclipse
2 5 (3.31%) JMeter
2 5 (3.31%) JUnit
2 5 (3.31%) LoadRunner
2 5 (3.31%) Selenium
2 5 (3.31%) Selenium IDE
2 5 (3.31%) WebDriver
3 4 (2.65%) Maven
4 2 (1.32%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.32%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.32%) Subversion
4 2 (1.32%) VersionOne
5 1 (0.66%) TeamCity
General
1 81 (53.64%) Finance
2 39 (25.83%) Banking
3 20 (13.25%) Financial Institution
4 19 (12.58%) Retail
5 11 (7.28%) Advertising
6 8 (5.30%) Retail Banking
7 6 (3.97%) Front Office
8 3 (1.99%) Marketing
9 2 (1.32%) Back Office
9 2 (1.32%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.66%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.66%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 40 (26.49%) Analyst
2 25 (16.56%) Developer
3 20 (13.25%) Business Systems Analyst
3 20 (13.25%) Systems Analyst
4 19 (12.58%) Architect
5 15 (9.93%) SQL Analyst
6 14 (9.27%) Banking Analyst
7 13 (8.61%) Mainframe Developer
8 11 (7.28%) Build Manager
8 11 (7.28%) Consultant
9 9 (5.96%) IT Analyst
9 9 (5.96%) Senior Consultant
10 8 (5.30%) Information Security Consultant
10 8 (5.30%) Security Consultant
10 8 (5.30%) Solutions Analyst
10 8 (5.30%) SQL Server Analyst
11 7 (4.64%) IT Manager
11 7 (4.64%) Senior Security Consultant
11 7 (4.64%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (4.64%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (21.19%) HTML
1 32 (21.19%) Web Services
2 30 (19.87%) XML
3 22 (14.57%) .NET
3 22 (14.57%) ASP.NET
4 20 (13.25%) XSL
5 16 (10.60%) Middleware
6 9 (5.96%) AngularJS
6 9 (5.96%) JMS
7 8 (5.30%) J2EE
7 8 (5.30%) JSP
7 8 (5.30%) Servlets
8 7 (4.64%) EJB
8 7 (4.64%) Hibernate
8 7 (4.64%) Java RMI
8 7 (4.64%) JavaBeans
8 7 (4.64%) JDBC
9 6 (3.97%) REST
10 5 (3.31%) HTML5
10 5 (3.31%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 30 (19.87%) IBM Mainframe
2 17 (11.26%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (9.93%) Computer Science
4 12 (7.95%) VSAM
5 11 (7.28%) Management Information System
6 9 (5.96%) Credit Risk
7 8 (5.30%) Client/Server
7 8 (5.30%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (5.30%) Online Banking
8 7 (4.64%) DataPower
8 7 (4.64%) Reference Data
9 6 (3.97%) Data Structures
10 5 (3.31%) Hedge funds
11 4 (2.65%) Cybercrime
11 4 (2.65%) iPad
11 4 (2.65%) Market Risk
12 3 (1.99%) iSeries
12 3 (1.99%) SWIFT
13 2 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (1.32%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 52 (34.44%) Windows
2 44 (29.14%) Unix
3 16 (10.60%) Linux
4 11 (7.28%) AIX
5 7 (4.64%) zOS
6 5 (3.31%) Android
6 5 (3.31%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.32%) Solaris
9 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (45.70%) SDLC
2 33 (21.85%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (17.88%) Risk Management
4 23 (15.23%) MVC
5 22 (14.57%) Change Management
6 21 (13.91%) Portfolio Management
7 19 (12.58%) ITIL
7 19 (12.58%) SOA
8 17 (11.26%) Information Management
8 17 (11.26%) Test Scripting
9 15 (9.93%) Information Security
9 15 (9.93%) Waterfall
10 14 (9.27%) Line Management
11 13 (8.61%) Software Engineering
12 12 (7.95%) Business Analysis
12 12 (7.95%) Investment Management
13 11 (7.28%) CRM
13 11 (7.28%) IT Governance
13 11 (7.28%) TDD
14 10 (6.62%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (43.05%) SQL
2 40 (26.49%) Java
3 23 (15.23%) JCL
4 22 (14.57%) COBOL
5 18 (11.92%) VB
6 16 (10.60%) C#
7 12 (7.95%) JavaScript
8 9 (5.96%) Python
9 2 (1.32%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.32%) C
9 2 (1.32%) C++
10 1 (0.66%) NATURAL
10 1 (0.66%) PL/1
10 1 (0.66%) Scala
Qualifications
1 27 (17.88%) Degree
2 6 (3.97%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.31%) ISEB
4 2 (1.32%) CBAP
4 2 (1.32%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.32%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.66%) CISA
5 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.91%) QA
2 7 (4.64%) COBIT
2 7 (4.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.31%) SLA
4 2 (1.32%) ISO 8583
4 2 (1.32%) ISO20022
System Software
1 3 (1.99%) ACF2
1 3 (1.99%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (0.66%) HDFS
2 1 (0.66%) NFS
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.66%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 7 (4.64%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (3.97%) Puppet
3 5 (3.31%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.99%) CA Endevor
5 2 (1.32%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (1.32%) CloudHub
5 2 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.66%) Oozie
Vendors
1 42 (27.81%) Microsoft
2 35 (23.18%) Oracle
3 34 (22.52%) IBM
4 20 (13.25%) Cognizant
5 18 (11.92%) Redback
6 7 (4.64%) Ab Initio
6 7 (4.64%) Sybase
7 6 (3.97%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (3.31%) BMC
8 5 (3.31%) HP
8 5 (3.31%) webMethods
9 4 (2.65%) VMware
10 3 (1.99%) ATG
10 3 (1.99%) CA
10 3 (1.99%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.99%) Remedy
11 2 (1.32%) MuleSoft
11 2 (1.32%) Rally
11 2 (1.32%) Software AG
12 1 (0.66%) Cloudera
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