The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 85 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.10% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £31,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +9.19%
Mainframe
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
242 208 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 25.21% 23.32% 34.89%
Number of salaries quoted 198 163 217
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Mainframe
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Mainframe
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Barnsley - 1 £31,000 -
Mainframe
Yorkshire

Mainframe
Top 20 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 2 (66.67%) COBOL
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
2 1 (33.33%) Adabas
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) CICS
2 1 (33.33%) zOS
2 1 (33.33%) NATURAL
2 1 (33.33%) JCL
2 1 (33.33%) Finance

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
1 1 (33.33%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) Adabas
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) COBOL
2 1 (33.33%) NATURAL
2 1 (33.33%) JCL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) IBM