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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 70 94 65
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -29
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 21 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.07% 0.65% 2.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.79% 1.72% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 2
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -
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
363 408 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 35.76% 37.95% 35.07%
Number of salaries quoted 247 302 233
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £57,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 16 (42.11%) DB2
1 16 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (28.95%) ITIL
2 11 (28.95%) Java
3 10 (26.32%) Windows
3 10 (26.32%) Incident Management
4 9 (23.68%) COBOL
5 8 (21.05%) UNIX
5 8 (21.05%) SLA
5 8 (21.05%) JCL
6 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (18.42%) ETL
6 7 (18.42%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (15.79%) Marketing
7 6 (15.79%) Degree
7 6 (15.79%) Credit Risk
7 6 (15.79%) CICS
7 6 (15.79%) Linux
7 6 (15.79%) SQL
7 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
7 6 (15.79%) ISPF
8 5 (13.16%) REXX
8 5 (13.16%) DataStage
8 5 (13.16%) Oracle
8 5 (13.16%) Web Services
8 5 (13.16%) Time Management
9 4 (10.53%) Performance Management
9 4 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (10.53%) Analytics
9 4 (10.53%) Mentoring

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 6 (15.79%) CICS
2 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (5.26%) JBoss
3 1 (2.63%) CMS
3 1 (2.63%) SAS
3 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) LAN
2 1 (2.63%) SMS
2 1 (2.63%) FTP
2 1 (2.63%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) DB2
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.16%) DataStage
4 3 (7.89%) MySQL
4 3 (7.89%) Pentaho
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.26%) OLAP
5 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.26%) Adabas
6 1 (2.63%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.63%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) ChangeMan
2 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.26%) ERwin
2 2 (5.26%) Maven
3 1 (2.63%) NetBeans
3 1 (2.63%) Subversion
3 1 (2.63%) JUnit
General
1 6 (15.79%) Marketing
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Analyst
2 4 (10.53%) Support Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) DB2 DBA
3 3 (7.89%) DBA
3 3 (7.89%) Tester
3 3 (7.89%) Web Tester
4 2 (5.26%) Software Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Agile Tester
4 2 (5.26%) IT Support
4 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Configuration Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Technical Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Support Manager
4 2 (5.26%) IT Support Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Software Configuration Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Technical Leader
5 1 (2.63%) Software Development Team Leader
5 1 (2.63%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) ISPF
2 5 (13.16%) Web Services
3 3 (7.89%) Spring
3 3 (7.89%) XML
3 3 (7.89%) .NET
3 3 (7.89%) HTML
4 2 (5.26%) Java EE
4 2 (5.26%) CSS
4 2 (5.26%) JMS
4 2 (5.26%) Ajax
5 1 (2.63%) Lucene
5 1 (2.63%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (2.63%) Middleware
5 1 (2.63%) Java RMI
5 1 (2.63%) Swing
5 1 (2.63%) MSMQ
5 1 (2.63%) XSD
5 1 (2.63%) XSLT
5 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.79%) Credit Risk
3 4 (10.53%) VSAM
4 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.26%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.63%) Open Source
6 1 (2.63%) Data Extraction
6 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) UNIX
3 6 (15.79%) Linux
4 4 (10.53%) zOS
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) ITIL
2 10 (26.32%) Incident Management
3 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.42%) ETL
3 7 (18.42%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (13.16%) Time Management
5 4 (10.53%) Performance Management
5 4 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (10.53%) Analytics
5 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.53%) Project Management
5 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.89%) Scrum
6 3 (7.89%) Business Continuity
6 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
6 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.89%) Agile Testing
6 3 (7.89%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) Java
2 9 (23.68%) COBOL
3 8 (21.05%) JCL
4 6 (15.79%) SQL
5 5 (13.16%) REXX
6 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.89%) C++
7 2 (5.26%) Assembly Language
8 1 (2.63%) C#
8 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) RACF
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) MAINVIEW
2 1 (2.63%) Puppet
2 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) IBM
3 3 (7.89%) Remedy
3 3 (7.89%) HP
3 3 (7.89%) Citrix
3 3 (7.89%) CA
4 2 (5.26%) BMC
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.63%) VMware
5 1 (2.63%) Computacenter
5 1 (2.63%) McAfee
5 1 (2.63%) webMethods
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco
5 1 (2.63%) EMC
5 1 (2.63%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.63%) NetApp
5 1 (2.63%) Software AG
5 1 (2.63%) Splunk