The table below looks at the statistics for the Mainframe Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframe Programmer
Rank - - 436
Permanent jobs requiring a Mainframe Programmer 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - - 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 - £50,000
Mainframe Programmer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20681 20579 21307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.71% 95.02% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16344 16975 18242
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mainframe Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe Programmer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Mainframe Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Mainframe Programmer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Mainframe Programmer Salary Trend in the South East

Mainframe Programmer
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Mainframe Programmer in their job title 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 with Mainframe Programmer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Adabas
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
1 1 (100.00%) NATURAL
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing

Mainframe Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Mainframe Programmer in their job title 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 with Mainframe Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Adabas
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) NATURAL
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM