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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 250 188 156
Rank change year-on-year
-62 -32
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 16 40 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.22% 0.74% 1.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% 2.33% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 45
Average salary £37,500 £60,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +71.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £25,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £87,600 £72,500 £41,708
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.36% +11.76%
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
2065 1715 1778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.17% 31.93% 30.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1522 1337 1465
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -47 9 £44,000 -26.66% 11
North Yorkshire -22 2 £23,250 -7.92%
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 15 (38.46%) DB2
2 12 (30.77%) Finance
3 11 (28.21%) Banking
3 11 (28.21%) COBOL
3 11 (28.21%) C#
3 11 (28.21%) zOS
4 10 (25.64%) SQL
4 10 (25.64%) UNIX
5 9 (23.08%) IBM
6 8 (20.51%) Project Management
6 8 (20.51%) Linux
6 8 (20.51%) Oracle
7 7 (17.95%) HTML
7 7 (17.95%) Java
7 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
7 7 (17.95%) Windows
7 7 (17.95%) XML
7 7 (17.95%) CICS
7 7 (17.95%) Retail
7 7 (17.95%) Tandem
7 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (15.38%) VSAM
8 6 (15.38%) BASE24
8 6 (15.38%) HP
8 6 (15.38%) JCL
9 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
9 5 (12.82%) Change Management
9 5 (12.82%) ITIL
9 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
9 5 (12.82%) .NET

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 7 (17.95%) CICS
2 4 (10.26%) WebSphere
2 4 (10.26%) CMS
2 4 (10.26%) SAS
3 3 (7.69%) Apache
3 3 (7.69%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 6 (15.38%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) ATM
1 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.69%) Firewall
3 2 (5.13%) LAN
3 2 (5.13%) WAN
3 2 (5.13%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) DB2
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.26%) Adabas
4 1 (2.56%) Big Data
4 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) JUnit
1 3 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 12 (30.77%) Finance
2 11 (28.21%) Banking
3 7 (17.95%) Retail
4 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (15.38%) Developer
2 5 (12.82%) DBA
2 5 (12.82%) DB2 DBA
3 4 (10.26%) Trainee
3 4 (10.26%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Administrator
3 4 (10.26%) Computer Operator
4 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Head of Architecture
5 2 (5.13%) Mainframe Developer
5 2 (5.13%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Big Data Architect
6 1 (2.56%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.56%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) HTML
1 7 (17.95%) XML
2 5 (12.82%) .NET
3 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (10.26%) jQuery
3 4 (10.26%) Ajax
3 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (10.26%) J2EE
3 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.26%) CSS
4 3 (7.69%) JAXB
4 3 (7.69%) Middleware
4 3 (7.69%) WSDL
4 3 (7.69%) XML Schema
4 3 (7.69%) Web Services
4 3 (7.69%) Hibernate
4 3 (7.69%) Spring
4 3 (7.69%) Java EE
4 3 (7.69%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Tandem
2 6 (15.38%) VSAM
3 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (10.26%) Cryptography
4 4 (10.26%) Data Extraction
4 4 (10.26%) EMV
5 3 (7.69%) W3C
5 3 (7.69%) GIS
5 3 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.56%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) zOS
2 10 (25.64%) UNIX
3 8 (20.51%) Linux
4 7 (17.95%) Windows
5 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
5 4 (10.26%) Windows XP
6 3 (7.69%) OS/390
6 3 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Project Management
2 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
3 5 (12.82%) Change Management
3 5 (12.82%) ITIL
3 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (12.82%) Incident Management
3 5 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (10.26%) Agile Project Management
4 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
4 4 (10.26%) Coaching
4 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (10.26%) Performance Testing
4 4 (10.26%) Time Management
4 4 (10.26%) Web Design
4 4 (10.26%) Information Security
4 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) COBOL
1 11 (28.21%) C#
2 10 (25.64%) SQL
3 7 (17.95%) Java
3 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.38%) JCL
5 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
5 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
5 4 (10.26%) C++
5 4 (10.26%) NATURAL
5 4 (10.26%) PL/1
6 3 (7.69%) Python
6 3 (7.69%) Perl
6 3 (7.69%) Scala
6 3 (7.69%) Groovy
6 3 (7.69%) Ruby
7 2 (5.13%) REXX
8 1 (2.56%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
1 4 (10.26%) ISO 8583
2 3 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) IBM
2 8 (20.51%) Oracle
3 6 (15.38%) HP
4 4 (10.26%) VocaLink
4 4 (10.26%) NCR
5 1 (2.56%) Unisys
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