The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 61 65 50
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 9 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.46% 1.13% 1.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.43% 2.83% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 5
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +9.19%
Mainframe
Northamptonshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
203 247 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 33.01% 39.77% 42.13%
Number of salaries quoted 170 213 137
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £26,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Northampton

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Northampton

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 7 (63.64%) COBOL
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
1 7 (63.64%) UNIX
1 7 (63.64%) IBM
1 7 (63.64%) CICS
1 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
1 7 (63.64%) JCL
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 5 (45.45%) Workflow
3 5 (45.45%) Confluence
3 5 (45.45%) Workflow Management
3 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Ruby
3 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
3 5 (45.45%) Java EE
3 5 (45.45%) JIRA
3 5 (45.45%) CA Endevor
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (45.45%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) Hudson
3 5 (45.45%) F5
3 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
3 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
3 5 (45.45%) New Relic
3 5 (45.45%) DevOps

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 7 (63.64%) CICS
2 5 (45.45%) Confluence
2 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (45.45%) JBoss
2 5 (45.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Internet
1 5 (45.45%) FTP
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
1 5 (45.45%) SSL
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
1 5 (45.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) JIRA
1 5 (45.45%) Hudson
1 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
1 5 (45.45%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (45.45%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Environment Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Environment Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 5 (45.45%) Java EE
2 5 (45.45%) Middleware
2 5 (45.45%) XML
2 5 (45.45%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) UNIX
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Workflow
3 5 (45.45%) Workflow Management
3 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) DevOps
4 3 (27.27%) Content Management
5 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
6 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) COBOL
1 7 (63.64%) JCL
2 5 (45.45%) Ruby
2 5 (45.45%) REXX
2 5 (45.45%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) Perl
2 5 (45.45%) VB
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) CA Endevor
1 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (45.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) IBM
2 5 (45.45%) F5
2 5 (45.45%) New Relic
2 5 (45.45%) Informatica
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) TSYS
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks a trading division of Harvey Nash Plc
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago