The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 62 73 75
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 1 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.17% 1.36% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 3.79% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Median salary - £23,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -48.33%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% -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 Northamptonshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
212 264 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 35.33% 35.82% 28.88%
Number of salaries quoted 173 179 193
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire region citing Mainframe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Mainframe
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +14 1 - -
Mainframe
East Midlands

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire 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