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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframe Developer
Rank 250 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Mainframe Developer 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.081% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £41,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £36,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+15.27% +26.31%
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
6992 6278 7043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.70% 93.93% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5826 5362 6009
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 4 £44,500 -
Cheshire - 2 £41,500 -
Mainframe Developer
England

Mainframe Developer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) DB2
1 6 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) COBOL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) CICS
3 4 (66.67%) ClearCase
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) CA Endevor
3 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data
4 1 (16.67%) Pentaho
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) MS Project
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 (83.33%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) Pentaho
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) COBOL
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) CA Endevor