The 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 186 196 169
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -27
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 15 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.31% 0.31% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 1.03% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 3
Average salary £77,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+93.75% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £46,377 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-2.36% -1.04%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1573 1450 1084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.94% 29.76% 30.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1169 1102 772
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2015.

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 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
Bradford - 6 £45,000 -
Leeds +11 5 £63,250 +58.12% 1
Halifax - 1 - - 1
Huddersfield - 1 £27,500 -
Mainframe
Yorkshire

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 23 (58.97%) SAN
1 23 (58.97%) Data Centre
2 10 (25.64%) COBOL
3 7 (17.95%) Oracle
3 7 (17.95%) UNIX
4 6 (15.38%) Java
4 6 (15.38%) Finance
4 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.38%) SDLC
5 5 (12.82%) Java EE
5 5 (12.82%) Spring
5 5 (12.82%) JCL
5 5 (12.82%) Middleware
5 5 (12.82%) HTML
5 5 (12.82%) SQL
5 5 (12.82%) CICS
5 5 (12.82%) Linux
6 4 (10.26%) zOS
6 4 (10.26%) Python
6 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
6 4 (10.26%) Perl
6 4 (10.26%) Change Management
6 4 (10.26%) Retail
6 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (7.69%) Big Data
7 3 (7.69%) VME
7 3 (7.69%) Degree
7 3 (7.69%) Fujitsu
7 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (7.69%) ICL

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 5 (12.82%) CICS
2 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.13%) Apache
2 2 (5.13%) SAS
3 1 (2.56%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 23 (58.97%) SAN
2 2 (5.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) Big Data
2 2 (5.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (5.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.56%) Adabas
3 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.56%) DB2
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) JUnit
1 2 (5.13%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) Selenium
2 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (66.67%) Architect
2 18 (46.15%) Technical Architect
3 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (10.26%) COBOL Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Lead Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) SAS Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Administrator
7 1 (2.56%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.56%) SAS Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Senior COBOL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) HTML
1 5 (12.82%) Middleware
1 5 (12.82%) Spring
1 5 (12.82%) Java EE
2 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
2 2 (5.13%) Web Services
2 2 (5.13%) XML
3 1 (2.56%) WSDL
3 1 (2.56%) XML Schema
3 1 (2.56%) JAXB
3 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 23 (58.97%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) UNIX
2 5 (12.82%) Linux
3 4 (10.26%) zOS
4 3 (7.69%) VME
4 3 (7.69%) Windows
5 1 (2.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (15.38%) SDLC
2 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (10.26%) Change Management
3 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.69%) Project Management
3 3 (7.69%) Migration
3 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.13%) PRINCE
4 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.13%) Procure-to-pay
4 2 (5.13%) DevOps
5 1 (2.56%) Coaching
5 1 (2.56%) ITIL
5 1 (2.56%) Service Management
5 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.56%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) COBOL
2 6 (15.38%) Java
3 5 (12.82%) SQL
3 5 (12.82%) JCL
4 4 (10.26%) Python
4 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.26%) Perl
5 2 (5.13%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.56%) NATURAL
6 1 (2.56%) C
6 1 (2.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle
2 3 (7.69%) ICL
2 3 (7.69%) Fujitsu
3 2 (5.13%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Teradata
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