The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank - - 66
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
Mainframe
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
194 184 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 31.54% 29.97% 42.49%
Number of salaries quoted 151 153 184
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Mainframe
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) E-Learning
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET