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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 54 64 62
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 1 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.24% 1.10% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.71% 3.19% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%

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
141 188 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 34.47% 34.62% 28.10%
Number of salaries quoted 112 119 141
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton region citing Mainframe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) TOWER Software
2 1 (33.33%) APACS
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Tandem
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) VSAM
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Velocity
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (33.33%) COBOL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) ISDN
1 1 (33.33%) PSTN
1 1 (33.33%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) DTS
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Corporate Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Manual Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Web Applications Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) APACS
2 1 (33.33%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (33.33%) EMV
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Tandem
2 1 (33.33%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) COBOL
1 1 (33.33%) JCL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) TOWER Software