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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 86 91 79
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 12 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.00% 0.65% 1.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.76% 2.34% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 2
Average salary £48,500 £32,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.56% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,700 £29,750 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £35,000 £33,800
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.75% +9.41%
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
434 342 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 36.05% 27.63% 42.23%
Number of salaries quoted 313 257 427
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 £21,000 £24,725 £24,000
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 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 2 October 2014. 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 +10 12 £48,500 +51.56%
Mainframe
East Midlands

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 10 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) COBOL
2 7 (35.00%) DB2
2 7 (35.00%) JCL
2 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (30.00%) CICS
3 6 (30.00%) zOS
3 6 (30.00%) IBM
4 5 (25.00%) Windows
4 5 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) ISPF
5 4 (20.00%) Degree
6 3 (15.00%) Marketing
6 3 (15.00%) Credit Risk
6 3 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (15.00%) Line Management
6 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
6 3 (15.00%) CA
6 3 (15.00%) REXX
6 3 (15.00%) C++
6 3 (15.00%) SQL
7 2 (10.00%) .NET
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (10.00%) OLAP

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 6 (30.00%) CICS
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) SMS
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) DB2
2 2 (10.00%) OLAP
2 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.00%) Adabas
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) DataStage
3 1 (5.00%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (5.00%) Couchbase
3 1 (5.00%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) ERwin
1 2 (10.00%) ChangeMan
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (10.00%) Tester
1 2 (10.00%) Developer
1 2 (10.00%) Analyst
1 2 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
1 2 (10.00%) DBA
1 2 (10.00%) Configuration Manager
1 2 (10.00%) Release Manager
1 2 (10.00%) DB2 DBA
1 2 (10.00%) Mainframe Developer
1 2 (10.00%) Software Configuration Manager
1 2 (10.00%) Software Manager
1 2 (10.00%) Web Tester
1 2 (10.00%) Configuration and Release Manager
2 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (5.00%) Service Continuity Specialist
2 1 (5.00%) Storage Manager
2 1 (5.00%) Software Team Leader
2 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (5.00%) Software Development Team Leader
2 1 (5.00%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) ISPF
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) MSMQ
3 1 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (5.00%) Lucene
3 1 (5.00%) Spring
3 1 (5.00%) Ajax
3 1 (5.00%) JSON
3 1 (5.00%) RESTful
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Credit Risk
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (5.00%) Open Source
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) zOS
2 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (15.00%) Line Management
3 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (10.00%) Kanban
4 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Software Deployment
4 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) COBOL
1 7 (35.00%) Java
1 7 (35.00%) JCL
2 3 (15.00%) C++
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) REXX
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) RACF
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) MAINVIEW
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) IBM
2 3 (15.00%) CA
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) BMC
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) EMC
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) NetApp
4 1 (5.00%) McAfee
4 1 (5.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Computacenter
4 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.00%) Splunk