The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 60 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.33% 0.60% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.00% 1.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £30,000 £61,215 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.99% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +11.11%
Mainframe
Tyne and Wear

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

Miscellaneous Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
150 195 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 33.19% 39.31% 35.06%
Number of salaries quoted 124 150 149
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £46,983 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Mainframe also 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 that cited Mainframe.

1 5 (83.33%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Cognizant
3 3 (50.00%) zOS
4 2 (33.33%) ITSM
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) DataStage
4 2 (33.33%) Middleware
4 2 (33.33%) ETL
4 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) AIX
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) DB2
4 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (33.33%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (33.33%) Informatica
5 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (16.67%) Demand Forecasting
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Mainframe also 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 that cited Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) DataStage
1 2 (33.33%) DB2
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Data Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Database Manager
2 2 (33.33%) QA Manager
2 2 (33.33%) QA Test Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Environment Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) zOS
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
1 2 (33.33%) Data Management
1 2 (33.33%) ETL
1 2 (33.33%) ITSM
1 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
1 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 2 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Demand Forecasting
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Cognizant
4 2 (33.33%) Informatica
5 1 (16.67%) CA