The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Mainframe
Rank 83 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.11% - 1.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% - 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
IBM Mainframe
East Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
220 192 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 23.53% 29.49% 26.78%
Number of salaries quoted 193 181 164
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,750 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

IBM Mainframe
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

IBM Mainframe Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

IBM Mainframe
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing IBM 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 IBM Mainframe.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) Cognizant
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (100.00%) HACMP
1 1 (100.00%) RACF
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) QA

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing IBM 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 IBM Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) HACMP
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Cognizant