The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 221 233 211
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -22
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 22 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.33% 0.33% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 1.05% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 9
Average salary £77,500 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.22% +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,800 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Mainframe
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1995 2276 1689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.62% 30.85% 30.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1519 1751 1294
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Mainframe
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
West Yorkshire +14 18 £77,500 +72.22% 3
North Yorkshire - 3 £27,000 - 2
South Yorkshire - 1 £31,000 - 1
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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 (47.92%) SAN
1 23 (47.92%) Data Centre
2 11 (22.92%) Finance
3 9 (18.75%) Middleware
3 9 (18.75%) COBOL
3 9 (18.75%) UNIX
3 9 (18.75%) Retail
4 6 (12.50%) Degree
4 6 (12.50%) Windows
4 6 (12.50%) Oracle
5 5 (10.42%) Firewall
5 5 (10.42%) PRINCE
5 5 (10.42%) Service Delivery
5 5 (10.42%) SQL
5 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
5 5 (10.42%) Banking
6 4 (8.33%) Fujitsu
6 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (8.33%) VME
6 4 (8.33%) Big Data
6 4 (8.33%) Adabas
6 4 (8.33%) Migration
6 4 (8.33%) ICL
7 3 (6.25%) GIS
7 3 (6.25%) ETL
7 3 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.25%) zOS
7 3 (6.25%) DataStage
7 3 (6.25%) Pentaho
7 3 (6.25%) SDLC

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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 2 (4.17%) CICS
1 2 (4.17%) SAS
2 1 (2.08%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 23 (47.92%) SAN
2 5 (10.42%) Firewall
3 1 (2.08%) LAN
3 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) Big Data
1 4 (8.33%) Adabas
2 3 (6.25%) DataStage
2 3 (6.25%) Pentaho
3 2 (4.17%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (4.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.08%) DB2
4 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Retail
3 5 (10.42%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (58.33%) Architect
2 18 (37.50%) Technical Architect
3 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (10.42%) Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) Lead Architect
5 4 (8.33%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Developer Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Data Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Database Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Database Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Database Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Data Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Technician
7 2 (4.17%) SAS Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) COBOL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) Middleware
2 1 (2.08%) HTML
2 1 (2.08%) Java EE
2 1 (2.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 23 (47.92%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.25%) GIS
3 1 (2.08%) Tandem
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) UNIX
2 6 (12.50%) Windows
3 4 (8.33%) VME
4 3 (6.25%) zOS
5 2 (4.17%) Linux
6 1 (2.08%) Solaris
6 1 (2.08%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.42%) PRINCE
1 5 (10.42%) Service Delivery
1 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
2 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (8.33%) Migration
3 3 (6.25%) ETL
3 3 (6.25%) Data Modelling
3 3 (6.25%) SDLC
4 2 (4.17%) Procure-to-pay
4 2 (4.17%) DevOps
4 2 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.08%) Change Management
5 1 (2.08%) Service Management
5 1 (2.08%) Project Management
5 1 (2.08%) ITIL
5 1 (2.08%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.08%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) COBOL
2 5 (10.42%) SQL
3 2 (4.17%) Assembly Language
3 2 (4.17%) JCL
4 1 (2.08%) NATURAL
4 1 (2.08%) Java
4 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.08%) Perl
4 1 (2.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle
2 4 (8.33%) Fujitsu
2 4 (8.33%) ICL
3 2 (4.17%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.08%) Teradata
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco
4 1 (2.08%) IBM
Knaresborough, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Salary: £27,000 + 20% Shift Allowance
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension + life assurance + health
Posted: 21 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Volt
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday