The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 69 78 96
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +18
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 22 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.09% 1.84% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.61% 4.76% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £44,794 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.41% +11.11%
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 Nottinghamshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
392 441 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 37.26% 38.58% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 249 304 320
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £24,969 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

Mainframe
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +2 20 £25,000 -16.66%
Mainframe
East Midlands

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 47 (69.12%) DB2
2 38 (55.88%) COBOL
3 37 (54.41%) VSAM
4 34 (50.00%) CICS
5 31 (45.59%) DataStage
6 29 (42.65%) ITIL
7 26 (38.24%) JCL
8 25 (36.76%) IBM
9 24 (35.29%) SQL
9 24 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (33.82%) IBM Mainframe
11 22 (32.35%) ITIL Certification
12 17 (25.00%) Incident Management
12 17 (25.00%) SDLC
13 15 (22.06%) Configuration Management
13 15 (22.06%) Unix
14 14 (20.59%) ChangeMan
15 12 (17.65%) Problem Management
15 12 (17.65%) HTML
15 12 (17.65%) Pentaho
16 11 (16.18%) .NET
16 11 (16.18%) Web Services
16 11 (16.18%) Finance
17 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
17 10 (14.71%) C#
17 10 (14.71%) zOS
17 10 (14.71%) SLA
18 9 (13.24%) QA
19 8 (11.76%) WCF
19 8 (11.76%) Unit Testing

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 34 (50.00%) CICS
2 2 (2.94%) Apache
2 2 (2.94%) JBoss
2 2 (2.94%) MQSeries
2 2 (2.94%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) Firewall
1 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
1 3 (4.41%) Wireshark
2 2 (2.94%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (69.12%) DB2
2 31 (45.59%) DataStage
3 12 (17.65%) Pentaho
4 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.88%) Adabas
6 3 (4.41%) IMS/DB
7 2 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (20.59%) ChangeMan
2 4 (5.88%) Subversion
3 3 (4.41%) ERwin
3 3 (4.41%) XPEDITER
4 2 (2.94%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.94%) NetBeans
4 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (16.18%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (47.06%) Analyst
2 11 (16.18%) Support Analyst
3 9 (13.24%) Developer
4 7 (10.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (10.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 7 (10.29%) DBA
5 6 (8.82%) Mainframe Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
6 4 (5.88%) Mainframe DBA
6 4 (5.88%) Production DBA
6 4 (5.88%) Programmer
6 4 (5.88%) Technical Leader
7 3 (4.41%) Architect
7 3 (4.41%) DB2 DBA
7 3 (4.41%) Development DBA
7 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) ETL Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.65%) HTML
2 11 (16.18%) .NET
2 11 (16.18%) Web Services
3 8 (11.76%) .NET Framework
3 8 (11.76%) Entity Framework
3 8 (11.76%) WCF
4 6 (8.82%) XML
5 2 (2.94%) Ajax
5 2 (2.94%) CSS
5 2 (2.94%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.94%) J2EE
5 2 (2.94%) Java RMI
5 2 (2.94%) JAX-WS
5 2 (2.94%) JDBC
5 2 (2.94%) JMS
5 2 (2.94%) JPA
5 2 (2.94%) jQuery
5 2 (2.94%) JSON
5 2 (2.94%) JTA
5 2 (2.94%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 37 (54.41%) VSAM
2 24 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (33.82%) IBM Mainframe
4 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.35%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.41%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.06%) Unix
2 10 (14.71%) zOS
3 7 (10.29%) Windows
4 3 (4.41%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.65%) ITIL
2 17 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 17 (25.00%) SDLC
3 15 (22.06%) Configuration Management
4 12 (17.65%) Problem Management
5 8 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (11.76%) Data Protection
5 8 (11.76%) Migration
5 8 (11.76%) Unit Testing
5 8 (11.76%) Waterfall
6 7 (10.29%) Time Management
7 6 (8.82%) Change Management
7 6 (8.82%) Data Modelling
7 6 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (7.35%) ETL
8 5 (7.35%) Resource Management
9 4 (5.88%) High Availability
9 4 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.88%) Release Management
9 4 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (55.88%) COBOL
2 26 (38.24%) JCL
3 24 (35.29%) SQL
4 10 (14.71%) C#
5 4 (5.88%) Java
5 4 (5.88%) REXX
6 3 (4.41%) PL/1
7 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.94%) C++
7 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.94%) Perl
7 2 (2.94%) PHP
7 2 (2.94%) Python
7 2 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (32.35%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (10.29%) Degree
3 5 (7.35%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.71%) SLA
2 9 (13.24%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.94%) RACF
Vendors
1 25 (36.76%) IBM
2 8 (11.76%) Computacenter
2 8 (11.76%) Remedy
3 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.82%) EMC
4 6 (8.82%) F5
4 6 (8.82%) Intel Security
5 4 (5.88%) BMC
5 4 (5.88%) Oracle
6 3 (4.41%) SolarWinds
6 3 (4.41%) Splunk
6 3 (4.41%) VMware
7 2 (2.94%) Citrix
7 2 (2.94%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.47%) Syncsort