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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 62 71 69
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.21% 0.50% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 1.30% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -14.00%

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
167 230 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 35.01% 38.59% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 126 166 167
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,750 £50,750
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 23 January 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 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) COBOL
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Velocity
3 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) hybris
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (25.00%) VSAM
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Java

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 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) ISDN
1 1 (25.00%) PSTN
1 1 (25.00%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) DTS
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Manual Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Web Applications Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Velocity
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) APACS
2 1 (25.00%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (25.00%) EMV
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Tandem
2 1 (25.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) B2B
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JCL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) hybris
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) TOWER Software