The first 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 25 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 Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 227 192 166
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -26
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 23 21 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.33% 0.40% 0.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.44% 1.61% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 40
Average salary £37,500 £28,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -25.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,300 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,000 £43,125
% change year-on-year
-1.04% +11.30%
Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1592 1306 1376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.56% 24.71% 24.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1152 939 1093
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Mainframe
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 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
West Yorkshire -20 16 £39,750 -2.45% 3
North Yorkshire -18 7 £21,250 -22.72%
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 22 (40.74%) DB2
2 21 (38.89%) zOS
3 20 (37.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (35.19%) UNIX
5 18 (33.33%) IBM
5 18 (33.33%) Banking
6 17 (31.48%) Finance
7 13 (24.07%) Linux
8 12 (22.22%) Incident Management
9 10 (18.52%) WebSphere
9 10 (18.52%) ITIL
10 9 (16.67%) SQL
11 8 (14.81%) COBOL
11 8 (14.81%) CICS
12 7 (12.96%) HTML
12 7 (12.96%) JavaScript
12 7 (12.96%) C#
12 7 (12.96%) Degree
13 6 (11.11%) CSS
13 6 (11.11%) T-SQL
13 6 (11.11%) Oracle
13 6 (11.11%) VSAM
13 6 (11.11%) Service Management
14 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (9.26%) .NET
14 5 (9.26%) Windows
14 5 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
14 5 (9.26%) Time Management
14 5 (9.26%) Performance Tuning
15 4 (7.41%) Relational Database

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 10 (18.52%) WebSphere
2 8 (14.81%) CICS
3 4 (7.41%) CMS
3 4 (7.41%) SAS
4 3 (5.56%) GlassFish
4 3 (5.56%) Apache
4 3 (5.56%) MQSeries
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) LAN
1 3 (5.56%) WAN
1 3 (5.56%) Firewall
2 2 (3.70%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (1.85%) Internet
3 1 (1.85%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.74%) DB2
2 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.41%) Adabas
3 3 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) JUnit
1 3 (5.56%) Subversion
2 2 (3.70%) ClearCase
2 2 (3.70%) ClearQuest
General
1 18 (33.33%) Banking
2 17 (31.48%) Finance
3 3 (5.56%) Marketing
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
4 2 (3.70%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.85%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Administrator
2 12 (22.22%) DBA
2 12 (22.22%) DB2 DBA
3 8 (14.81%) Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Computer Operator
5 4 (7.41%) WebSphere Specialist
5 4 (7.41%) Trainee
6 3 (5.56%) Head of IT
6 3 (5.56%) Senior WebSphere Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Senior WebSphere Specialist
6 3 (5.56%) WebSphere Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Programmer
6 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 3 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) HTML
2 6 (11.11%) CSS
3 5 (9.26%) .NET
4 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET
4 4 (7.41%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (7.41%) Ajax
4 4 (7.41%) jQuery
4 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (5.56%) Hibernate
5 3 (5.56%) Spring
5 3 (5.56%) Web Services
5 3 (5.56%) XML
5 3 (5.56%) WSDL
5 3 (5.56%) XML Schema
5 3 (5.56%) JAXB
5 3 (5.56%) Java EE
5 3 (5.56%) Grails
5 3 (5.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) VSAM
2 4 (7.41%) Data Extraction
3 3 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.56%) W3C
4 2 (3.70%) GIS
4 2 (3.70%) Tandem
4 2 (3.70%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.85%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.89%) zOS
2 19 (35.19%) UNIX
3 13 (24.07%) Linux
4 5 (9.26%) Windows
5 3 (5.56%) Solaris
6 2 (3.70%) AIX
6 2 (3.70%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 10 (18.52%) ITIL
4 6 (11.11%) Service Management
5 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (9.26%) Time Management
5 5 (9.26%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (7.41%) Agile Project Management
6 4 (7.41%) Performance Testing
6 4 (7.41%) Project Management
6 4 (7.41%) Web Design
6 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.56%) UML
7 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.56%) Information Security
7 3 (5.56%) Migration
7 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.56%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.67%) SQL
2 8 (14.81%) COBOL
3 7 (12.96%) JavaScript
3 7 (12.96%) C#
4 6 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.41%) NATURAL
6 3 (5.56%) Ruby
6 3 (5.56%) Groovy
6 3 (5.56%) Scala
6 3 (5.56%) Python
6 3 (5.56%) Perl
6 3 (5.56%) Java
7 2 (3.70%) REXX
7 2 (3.70%) JCL
8 1 (1.85%) SELCOPY
8 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) CCDA
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) SLA
1 3 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) BladeLogic
1 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (33.33%) IBM
2 6 (11.11%) Oracle
3 3 (5.56%) Unisys
3 3 (5.56%) Cisco
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.56%) HP
4 2 (3.70%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.85%) BT
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