The table below looks at the statistics for the Mainframe Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframe Developer
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Mainframe Developer 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - £55,000 £32,100
% change year-on-year
- +71.33%
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6608 6170 7549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.00% 95.11% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5641 5176 6547
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mainframe Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Mainframe Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Mainframe Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Mainframe Developer Salary Trend in the North West

Mainframe Developer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 7 (100.00%) DB2
1 7 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) CICS
3 5 (71.43%) COBOL
4 4 (57.14%) CA Endevor
4 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
4 4 (57.14%) ClearCase
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
5 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
5 2 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (28.57%) Big Data
5 2 (28.57%) Pentaho
5 2 (28.57%) Banking
5 2 (28.57%) ETL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) MS Project
6 1 (14.29%) MS Office
6 1 (14.29%) Assembly Language
6 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
6 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
6 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

Mainframe Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (71.43%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) DB2
2 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
2 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) Pentaho
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) ClearCase
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) COBOL
3 1 (14.29%) Assembly Language
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) CA Endevor