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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 543 532 530
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 75 128 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.30% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 0.61% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 49 94 94
Median salary £52,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,300 £48,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £99,250 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+7.52% -5.10%
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
17975 20844 20922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.88% 48.06% 45.12%
Number of salaries quoted 15242 17140 16893
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 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +50 15 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Croydon -6 2 - -
Hendon - 1 £34,637 -
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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 London region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 79 (48.47%) SQL
1 79 (48.47%) Finance
2 74 (45.40%) SDLC
3 61 (37.42%) Windows
4 49 (30.06%) Unix
5 45 (27.61%) Microsoft
6 41 (25.15%) Oracle
6 41 (25.15%) Banking
7 38 (23.31%) IBM
7 38 (23.31%) Web Services
8 37 (22.70%) XML
9 36 (22.09%) MS Office
9 36 (22.09%) Java
10 35 (21.47%) HTML
11 33 (20.25%) IBM Mainframe
12 32 (19.63%) .NET
12 32 (19.63%) MVC
13 31 (19.02%) Risk Management
13 31 (19.02%) ASP.NET
14 30 (18.40%) IIS
14 30 (18.40%) QA
15 29 (17.79%) Agile Software Development
16 28 (17.18%) JCL
17 27 (16.56%) ITIL
17 27 (16.56%) DB2
18 26 (15.95%) COBOL
18 26 (15.95%) Cognizant
19 25 (15.34%) XSL
19 25 (15.34%) Degree
20 24 (14.72%) Change Management

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 30 (18.40%) IIS
2 13 (7.98%) WebSphere
3 11 (6.75%) MQSeries
4 9 (5.52%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (3.07%) CICS
6 4 (2.45%) Jetty
6 4 (2.45%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.23%) Apache
7 2 (1.23%) Mule
7 2 (1.23%) Mule ESB
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.23%) SAS
7 2 (1.23%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.61%) CMS
8 1 (0.61%) FileNet
Applications
1 36 (22.09%) MS Office
2 16 (9.82%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.84%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.61%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.52%) GitHub
2 2 (1.23%) Force.com
2 2 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.29%) Network Security
2 5 (3.07%) HTTP
3 4 (2.45%) SAN
4 3 (1.84%) Internet
5 2 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.23%) LDAP
6 1 (0.61%) ATM
6 1 (0.61%) DNS
6 1 (0.61%) FCoE
6 1 (0.61%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.61%) Firewall
6 1 (0.61%) LAN
6 1 (0.61%) Multicast
6 1 (0.61%) NAS
6 1 (0.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.56%) DB2
2 21 (12.88%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.84%) Adabas
3 3 (1.84%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.23%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.61%) DataStage
5 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.61%) HBase
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (7.36%) JIRA
2 11 (6.75%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.68%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.68%) SpecFlow
4 5 (3.07%) Eclipse
4 5 (3.07%) JMeter
4 5 (3.07%) JUnit
4 5 (3.07%) LoadRunner
4 5 (3.07%) Selenium
4 5 (3.07%) Selenium IDE
4 5 (3.07%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.23%) Maven
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.23%) Subversion
6 1 (0.61%) VersionOne
General
1 79 (48.47%) Finance
2 41 (25.15%) Banking
3 22 (13.50%) Retail
4 20 (12.27%) Financial Institution
5 16 (9.82%) Advertising
6 8 (4.91%) Retail Banking
7 6 (3.68%) Marketing
8 5 (3.07%) Front Office
9 3 (1.84%) Music Industry
10 2 (1.23%) Back Office
10 2 (1.23%) Investment Banking
10 2 (1.23%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.61%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (23.93%) Analyst
2 28 (17.18%) Developer
3 21 (12.88%) Business Systems Analyst
3 21 (12.88%) Systems Analyst
4 17 (10.43%) Architect
4 17 (10.43%) SQL Analyst
5 16 (9.82%) Mainframe Developer
6 13 (7.98%) Banking Analyst
7 11 (6.75%) Build Manager
7 11 (6.75%) Consultant
7 11 (6.75%) SQL Server Analyst
8 9 (5.52%) IT Analyst
8 9 (5.52%) Technical Specialist
9 8 (4.91%) Senior Consultant
9 8 (4.91%) Solutions Analyst
10 7 (4.29%) Information Security Consultant
10 7 (4.29%) IT Manager
10 7 (4.29%) Security Consultant
10 7 (4.29%) Senior Information Security Consultant
10 7 (4.29%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (23.31%) Web Services
2 37 (22.70%) XML
3 35 (21.47%) HTML
4 32 (19.63%) .NET
5 31 (19.02%) ASP.NET
6 25 (15.34%) XSL
7 20 (12.27%) Middleware
8 7 (4.29%) AngularJS
8 7 (4.29%) Hibernate
8 7 (4.29%) J2EE
8 7 (4.29%) JMS
9 6 (3.68%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (3.68%) Classic ASP
9 6 (3.68%) Gherkin
9 6 (3.68%) JSP
9 6 (3.68%) Servlets
10 5 (3.07%) EJB
10 5 (3.07%) Java RMI
10 5 (3.07%) JavaBeans
10 5 (3.07%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.25%) IBM Mainframe
2 17 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.98%) VSAM
4 11 (6.75%) Computer Science
5 9 (5.52%) DataPower
6 8 (4.91%) Management Information System
6 8 (4.91%) Online Banking
7 7 (4.29%) Credit Risk
7 7 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (4.29%) Reference Data
8 6 (3.68%) iSeries
9 5 (3.07%) Client/Server
10 4 (2.45%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.84%) AS400
11 3 (1.84%) Hedge funds
11 3 (1.84%) SWIFT
12 2 (1.23%) iPad
12 2 (1.23%) Market Risk
12 2 (1.23%) Statistics
13 1 (0.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 61 (37.42%) Windows
2 49 (30.06%) Unix
3 24 (14.72%) Linux
4 17 (10.43%) AIX
5 7 (4.29%) Solaris
6 6 (3.68%) zOS
7 5 (3.07%) Android
7 5 (3.07%) Apple iOS
7 5 (3.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.84%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (45.40%) SDLC
2 32 (19.63%) MVC
3 31 (19.02%) Risk Management
4 29 (17.79%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (16.56%) ITIL
6 24 (14.72%) Change Management
6 24 (14.72%) Portfolio Management
7 20 (12.27%) Information Management
7 20 (12.27%) Test Scripting
8 19 (11.66%) SOA
9 16 (9.82%) Line Management
9 16 (9.82%) Waterfall
10 12 (7.36%) Asset Management
10 12 (7.36%) Investment Management
10 12 (7.36%) Software Engineering
11 11 (6.75%) IT Governance
11 11 (6.75%) Service Management
11 11 (6.75%) TDD
12 10 (6.13%) Business Analysis
12 10 (6.13%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 79 (48.47%) SQL
2 36 (22.09%) Java
3 28 (17.18%) JCL
4 26 (15.95%) COBOL
5 23 (14.11%) VB
6 18 (11.04%) C#
7 10 (6.13%) JavaScript
8 7 (4.29%) Python
9 2 (1.23%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.23%) NATURAL
10 1 (0.61%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (15.34%) Degree
2 6 (3.68%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.07%) ISEB
4 3 (1.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.23%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.23%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.61%) CEH
6 1 (0.61%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (0.61%) CHECK Team Member
6 1 (0.61%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.61%) Cyber Scheme
6 1 (0.61%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (18.40%) QA
2 8 (4.91%) SLA
3 7 (4.29%) COBIT
3 7 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.23%) ISO 8583
4 2 (1.23%) ISO20022
System Software
1 4 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.84%) ACF2
2 3 (1.84%) Time Sharing Option
2 3 (1.84%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (1.84%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.61%) NFS
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.61%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 5 (3.07%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (3.07%) Puppet
2 3 (1.84%) CA Endevor
3 2 (1.23%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (1.23%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.23%) CloudHub
4 1 (0.61%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.61%) OMEGAMON
4 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 45 (27.61%) Microsoft
2 41 (25.15%) Oracle
3 38 (23.31%) IBM
4 26 (15.95%) Cognizant
5 23 (14.11%) Redback
6 11 (6.75%) Ab Initio
6 11 (6.75%) VMware
7 8 (4.91%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (3.68%) ATG
8 6 (3.68%) Sybase
9 5 (3.07%) BMC
9 5 (3.07%) HP
9 5 (3.07%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.07%) webMethods
10 3 (1.84%) Micro Focus
10 3 (1.84%) Remedy
11 2 (1.23%) Axway
11 2 (1.23%) CA
11 2 (1.23%) MuleSoft
11 2 (1.23%) Siemens
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