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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 77 94 73
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -21
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 16 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.48% 0.60% 1.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.34% 1.72% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Average salary £41,250 £32,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.95% -43.04%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
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
369 408 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 34.10% 35.05% 38.48%
Number of salaries quoted 279 309 276
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,393 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 12 (42.86%) DB2
1 12 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (35.71%) COBOL
2 10 (35.71%) ITIL
3 9 (32.14%) Java
3 9 (32.14%) JCL
4 8 (28.57%) Windows
5 7 (25.00%) CICS
6 6 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (21.43%) Linux
6 6 (21.43%) zOS
6 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (17.86%) ETL
7 5 (17.86%) Incident Management
7 5 (17.86%) IBM
7 5 (17.86%) SQL
7 5 (17.86%) ISPF
8 4 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (14.29%) Degree
8 4 (14.29%) Credit Risk
8 4 (14.29%) UNIX
8 4 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (14.29%) REXX
8 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 4 (14.29%) Performance Management
8 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (14.29%) Marketing
9 3 (10.71%) Internet
9 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (10.71%) Scrum

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (25.00%) CICS
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) SMS
2 1 (3.57%) FTP
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) DB2
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.71%) DataStage
3 3 (10.71%) Pentaho
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) OLAP
4 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.14%) Adabas
5 1 (3.57%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (3.57%) MySQL
5 1 (3.57%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) ChangeMan
2 2 (7.14%) ERwin
2 2 (7.14%) Maven
2 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) JUnit
3 1 (3.57%) NetBeans
3 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 4 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (10.71%) DBA
2 3 (10.71%) Tester
2 3 (10.71%) DB2 DBA
2 3 (10.71%) Web Tester
3 2 (7.14%) Mainframe Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Software Configuration Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Software Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Operations Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Manual Tester
4 1 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
4 1 (3.57%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (3.57%) Support Manager
4 1 (3.57%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) ISPF
2 3 (10.71%) Web Services
2 3 (10.71%) XML
3 2 (7.14%) HTML
3 2 (7.14%) .NET
4 1 (3.57%) CSS
4 1 (3.57%) JSON
4 1 (3.57%) RESTful
4 1 (3.57%) HTML5
4 1 (3.57%) OSGi
4 1 (3.57%) CSS3
4 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.57%) XSD
4 1 (3.57%) XSLT
4 1 (3.57%) Swing
4 1 (3.57%) MSMQ
4 1 (3.57%) Java RMI
4 1 (3.57%) Middleware
4 1 (3.57%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (3.57%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Credit Risk
3 3 (10.71%) VSAM
4 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.57%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (3.57%) Open Source
5 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) zOS
3 4 (14.29%) UNIX
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (17.86%) Incident Management
3 5 (17.86%) ETL
4 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (10.71%) Kanban
5 3 (10.71%) Manual Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Time Management
5 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.71%) Scrum
5 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity
5 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
6 2 (7.14%) Workflow
6 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.14%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) COBOL
2 9 (32.14%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) JCL
3 5 (17.86%) SQL
4 4 (14.29%) REXX
5 3 (10.71%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) XPath
6 1 (3.57%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) RACF
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) MAINVIEW
2 1 (3.57%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) IBM
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) HP
2 3 (10.71%) CA
3 2 (7.14%) BMC
4 1 (3.57%) Cognizant
4 1 (3.57%) NetApp
4 1 (3.57%) webMethods
4 1 (3.57%) Remedy
4 1 (3.57%) McAfee
4 1 (3.57%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Computacenter
4 1 (3.57%) Splunk
4 1 (3.57%) EMC
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix
4 1 (3.57%) Software AG
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft