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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 192 167 161
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -6
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 16 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.33% 0.14% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.54% 0.62% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 12
Average salary £39,750 £40,750 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.45% -12.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,350 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +8.98%
Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1039 808 904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.65% 22.97% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 782 574 756
Average salary £40,000 £35,661 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.16% +1.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £48,500
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 22 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 22 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 -21 11 £40,000 +14.28%
Pudsey - 1 £34,000 -
Mainframe
Yorkshire

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 (45.65%) DB2
2 20 (43.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (41.30%) zOS
4 18 (39.13%) UNIX
5 17 (36.96%) IBM
5 17 (36.96%) Banking
6 13 (28.26%) Linux
6 13 (28.26%) Finance
7 12 (26.09%) Incident Management
8 9 (19.57%) WebSphere
9 8 (17.39%) SQL
10 7 (15.22%) C#
10 7 (15.22%) COBOL
10 7 (15.22%) HTML
10 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
10 7 (15.22%) ITIL
10 7 (15.22%) CICS
11 6 (13.04%) T-SQL
11 6 (13.04%) CSS
11 6 (13.04%) Service Management
11 6 (13.04%) VSAM
11 6 (13.04%) Degree
12 5 (10.87%) .NET
12 5 (10.87%) Windows
12 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (10.87%) Time Management
12 5 (10.87%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET
13 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (19.57%) WebSphere
2 7 (15.22%) CICS
3 4 (8.70%) CMS
3 4 (8.70%) SAS
4 3 (6.52%) GlassFish
4 3 (6.52%) Apache
4 3 (6.52%) MQSeries
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) PrintSoft PReS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) LAN
1 3 (6.52%) WAN
1 3 (6.52%) Firewall
2 1 (2.17%) ATM
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (45.65%) DB2
2 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.70%) Adabas
3 3 (6.52%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) JUnit
1 3 (6.52%) Subversion
2 2 (4.35%) ClearCase
2 2 (4.35%) ClearQuest
General
1 17 (36.96%) Banking
2 13 (28.26%) Finance
3 3 (6.52%) Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) International Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Administrator
2 12 (26.09%) DBA
2 12 (26.09%) DB2 DBA
3 7 (15.22%) Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) WebSphere Specialist
6 3 (6.52%) WebSphere Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 3 (6.52%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (6.52%) Programmer
6 3 (6.52%) Head of IT
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) HTML
2 6 (13.04%) CSS
3 5 (10.87%) .NET
4 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET
4 4 (8.70%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (8.70%) Ajax
4 4 (8.70%) jQuery
4 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (6.52%) Hibernate
5 3 (6.52%) Spring
5 3 (6.52%) Web Services
5 3 (6.52%) XML
5 3 (6.52%) WSDL
5 3 (6.52%) XML Schema
5 3 (6.52%) JAXB
5 3 (6.52%) Java EE
5 3 (6.52%) Grails
6 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) VSAM
2 4 (8.70%) Data Extraction
3 3 (6.52%) W3C
3 3 (6.52%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.17%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 19 (41.30%) zOS
2 18 (39.13%) UNIX
3 13 (28.26%) Linux
4 5 (10.87%) Windows
5 3 (6.52%) Solaris
6 2 (4.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (26.09%) Incident Management
3 7 (15.22%) ITIL
4 6 (13.04%) Service Management
5 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (10.87%) Time Management
5 5 (10.87%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (8.70%) Agile Project Management
6 4 (8.70%) Performance Testing
6 4 (8.70%) Project Management
6 4 (8.70%) Web Design
6 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.52%) UML
7 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.52%) Information Security
7 3 (6.52%) Migration
7 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.52%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) SQL
2 7 (15.22%) C#
2 7 (15.22%) COBOL
2 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
3 6 (13.04%) T-SQL
4 4 (8.70%) NATURAL
5 3 (6.52%) Ruby
5 3 (6.52%) Groovy
5 3 (6.52%) Scala
5 3 (6.52%) Python
5 3 (6.52%) Perl
5 3 (6.52%) Java
6 2 (4.35%) REXX
6 2 (4.35%) JCL
7 1 (2.17%) SELCOPY
7 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.17%) CCDA
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) SLA
1 3 (6.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) BladeLogic
1 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) IBM
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle
2 3 (6.52%) Unisys
2 3 (6.52%) Cisco
3 2 (4.35%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.17%) BT
4 1 (2.17%) HP