The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 193 163 158
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -5
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 14 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.29% 0.14% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.32% 0.60% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 11
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -10.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £36,400 £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,350 £42,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1063 828 919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.77% 23.21% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 802 591 767
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Mainframe
Yorkshire

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Mainframe
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Mainframe
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Leeds -25 10 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Mainframe
Yorkshire

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 21 (44.68%) DB2
2 20 (42.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (40.43%) zOS
4 18 (38.30%) UNIX
5 17 (36.17%) IBM
5 17 (36.17%) Banking
6 13 (27.66%) Finance
6 13 (27.66%) Linux
7 12 (25.53%) Incident Management
8 9 (19.15%) WebSphere
9 8 (17.02%) SQL
10 7 (14.89%) C#
10 7 (14.89%) COBOL
10 7 (14.89%) HTML
10 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
10 7 (14.89%) ITIL
10 7 (14.89%) CICS
11 6 (12.77%) CSS
11 6 (12.77%) T-SQL
11 6 (12.77%) Degree
11 6 (12.77%) VSAM
11 6 (12.77%) Service Management
12 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (10.64%) .NET
12 5 (10.64%) Windows
12 5 (10.64%) Project Management
12 5 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (10.64%) Time Management
12 5 (10.64%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (8.51%) Relational Database

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 9 (19.15%) WebSphere
2 7 (14.89%) CICS
3 4 (8.51%) SAS
3 4 (8.51%) CMS
4 3 (6.38%) Apache
4 3 (6.38%) MQSeries
4 3 (6.38%) GlassFish
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) PrintSoft PReS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Firewall
1 3 (6.38%) LAN
1 3 (6.38%) WAN
2 1 (2.13%) ATM
2 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (44.68%) DB2
2 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.51%) Adabas
3 3 (6.38%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Subversion
1 3 (6.38%) JUnit
2 2 (4.26%) ClearQuest
2 2 (4.26%) ClearCase
General
1 17 (36.17%) Banking
2 13 (27.66%) Finance
3 3 (6.38%) Marketing
4 2 (4.26%) Retail
5 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.13%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Administrator
2 12 (25.53%) DBA
2 12 (25.53%) DB2 DBA
3 7 (14.89%) Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) WebSphere Specialist
7 3 (6.38%) WebSphere Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Senior WebSphere Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Senior WebSphere Specialist
7 3 (6.38%) Head of IT
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Programmer
7 3 (6.38%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) HTML
2 6 (12.77%) CSS
3 5 (10.64%) .NET
4 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (8.51%) jQuery
4 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (8.51%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
4 4 (8.51%) Ajax
5 3 (6.38%) Hibernate
5 3 (6.38%) Spring
5 3 (6.38%) Web Services
5 3 (6.38%) XML
5 3 (6.38%) WSDL
5 3 (6.38%) XML Schema
5 3 (6.38%) JAXB
5 3 (6.38%) Java EE
5 3 (6.38%) Grails
6 2 (4.26%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) VSAM
2 4 (8.51%) Data Extraction
3 3 (6.38%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.38%) W3C
4 1 (2.13%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.13%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (40.43%) zOS
2 18 (38.30%) UNIX
3 13 (27.66%) Linux
4 5 (10.64%) Windows
5 3 (6.38%) Solaris
6 2 (4.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (25.53%) Incident Management
3 7 (14.89%) ITIL
4 6 (12.77%) Service Management
5 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.64%) Project Management
5 5 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (10.64%) Time Management
5 5 (10.64%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (8.51%) Performance Testing
6 4 (8.51%) Agile Project Management
6 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2
6 4 (8.51%) Web Design
7 3 (6.38%) Information Security
7 3 (6.38%) Migration
7 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.38%) Load Balancing
7 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.38%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) SQL
2 7 (14.89%) C#
2 7 (14.89%) COBOL
2 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.77%) T-SQL
4 4 (8.51%) NATURAL
5 3 (6.38%) Ruby
5 3 (6.38%) Perl
5 3 (6.38%) Java
5 3 (6.38%) Python
5 3 (6.38%) Scala
5 3 (6.38%) Groovy
6 2 (4.26%) JCL
6 2 (4.26%) REXX
7 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.13%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.13%) CCDA
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) BladeLogic
1 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) IBM
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle
2 3 (6.38%) Unisys
2 3 (6.38%) Cisco
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.26%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.13%) BT
4 1 (2.13%) HP
West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago