The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 81 87 73
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 11 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.07% 0.68% 1.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.02% 2.30% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Average salary £45,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Mainframe
Nottinghamshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
364 305 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 35.51% 29.50% 42.58%
Number of salaries quoted 269 237 356
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Nottingham

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) JCL
3 6 (35.29%) IBM
3 6 (35.29%) zOS
3 6 (35.29%) COBOL
3 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (29.41%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) DB2
4 5 (29.41%) CICS
5 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (23.53%) ISPF
6 3 (17.65%) Degree
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) CA
6 3 (17.65%) C++
6 3 (17.65%) REXX
6 3 (17.65%) Windows
6 3 (17.65%) Linux
7 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
7 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
7 2 (11.76%) Adabas
7 2 (11.76%) OLAP
7 2 (11.76%) MS Office
7 2 (11.76%) SQL
7 2 (11.76%) BMC

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 5 (29.41%) CICS
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) SMS
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) DB2
2 2 (11.76%) OLAP
2 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.76%) Adabas
3 1 (5.88%) DataStage
3 1 (5.88%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) ERwin
1 2 (11.76%) ChangeMan
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (11.76%) Tester
1 2 (11.76%) Developer
1 2 (11.76%) Analyst
1 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
1 2 (11.76%) DBA
1 2 (11.76%) Configuration Manager
1 2 (11.76%) Release Manager
1 2 (11.76%) DB2 DBA
1 2 (11.76%) Mainframe Developer
1 2 (11.76%) Software Configuration Manager
1 2 (11.76%) Software Manager
1 2 (11.76%) Web Tester
1 2 (11.76%) Configuration and Release Manager
2 1 (5.88%) Coordinator
2 1 (5.88%) Service Continuity Specialist
2 1 (5.88%) Software Team Leader
2 1 (5.88%) Software Development Team Leader
2 1 (5.88%) Manual Tester
2 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
2 1 (5.88%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) ISPF
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) zOS
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (11.76%) Line Management
4 2 (11.76%) Software Deployment
4 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
4 2 (11.76%) Kanban
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.76%) Workflow
4 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) JCL
2 6 (35.29%) COBOL
3 5 (29.41%) Java
4 3 (17.65%) C++
4 3 (17.65%) REXX
5 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) RACF
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) IBM
2 3 (17.65%) CA
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) BMC
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) EMC
4 1 (5.88%) NetApp
4 1 (5.88%) McAfee
4 1 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Computacenter
4 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds