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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 86 93 78
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 12 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.05% 0.66% 1.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.96% 2.17% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 2
Average salary £42,500 £31,250 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% +7.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,250 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £34,250 £33,800
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
406 368 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 35.58% 30.21% 41.88%
Number of salaries quoted 298 267 413
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £24,725 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £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
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Mainframe Salary Histogram 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 18 September 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 +3 12 £42,500 +41.66%
Mainframe
East Midlands

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) JCL
3 6 (33.33%) IBM
3 6 (33.33%) zOS
3 6 (33.33%) COBOL
3 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (27.78%) Java
4 5 (27.78%) DB2
4 5 (27.78%) CICS
5 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (22.22%) Business Continuity
5 4 (22.22%) ISPF
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) Degree
6 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (16.67%) REXX
6 3 (16.67%) C++
6 3 (16.67%) CA
6 3 (16.67%) Windows
6 3 (16.67%) Linux
7 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 2 (11.11%) Adabas
7 2 (11.11%) OLAP
7 2 (11.11%) MS Office
7 2 (11.11%) SQL
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 5 (27.78%) CICS
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) SMS
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) DB2
2 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.11%) Adabas
2 2 (11.11%) OLAP
3 1 (5.56%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (5.56%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) ERwin
1 2 (11.11%) ChangeMan
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (11.11%) Tester
1 2 (11.11%) Developer
1 2 (11.11%) Analyst
1 2 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
1 2 (11.11%) DBA
1 2 (11.11%) Configuration Manager
1 2 (11.11%) Release Manager
1 2 (11.11%) Configuration and Release Manager
1 2 (11.11%) Software Manager
1 2 (11.11%) Web Tester
1 2 (11.11%) DB2 DBA
1 2 (11.11%) Mainframe Developer
1 2 (11.11%) Software Configuration Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Service Continuity Specialist
2 1 (5.56%) Storage Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Software Development Team Leader
2 1 (5.56%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Software Team Leader
2 1 (5.56%) Operations Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) ISPF
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.56%) VSAM
3 1 (5.56%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) zOS
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (22.22%) Business Continuity
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Workflow
4 2 (11.11%) Line Management
4 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 2 (11.11%) Kanban
4 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.11%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) JCL
2 6 (33.33%) COBOL
3 5 (27.78%) Java
4 3 (16.67%) REXX
4 3 (16.67%) C++
5 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) IBM
2 3 (16.67%) CA
3 2 (11.11%) BMC
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.56%) Computacenter
4 1 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) McAfee
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) EMC
4 1 (5.56%) NetApp