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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 218 232 201
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -31
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 29 31 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.40% 0.42% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.40% 1.43% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 18
Average salary £78,750 £45,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £41,500 £38,150
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
2067 2174 1816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.74% 29.21% 31.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1603 1618 1421
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 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,480 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 -6 24 £80,000 +77.77%
South Yorkshire - 2 £49,250 -
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 17 (36.17%) SAN
2 13 (27.66%) Finance
3 12 (25.53%) Oracle
4 10 (21.28%) SQL
4 10 (21.28%) Middleware
4 10 (21.28%) Retail
5 9 (19.15%) Windows
6 8 (17.02%) Adabas
6 8 (17.02%) COBOL
7 7 (14.89%) DataStage
7 7 (14.89%) ETL
7 7 (14.89%) Data Modelling
7 7 (14.89%) Pentaho
8 6 (12.77%) Banking
8 6 (12.77%) UNIX
8 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
9 5 (10.64%) Migration
9 5 (10.64%) PRINCE
9 5 (10.64%) PRINCE2
9 5 (10.64%) Firewall
9 5 (10.64%) Degree
10 4 (8.51%) VME
10 4 (8.51%) Fujitsu
10 4 (8.51%) ICL
10 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (8.51%) Big Data
10 4 (8.51%) IBM
11 3 (6.38%) JCL
11 3 (6.38%) Linux
11 3 (6.38%) DB2

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (4.26%) MQSeries
1 2 (4.26%) SAS
1 2 (4.26%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) BASE24
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.17%) SAN
2 5 (10.64%) Firewall
3 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.26%) ATM
4 1 (2.13%) LAN
4 1 (2.13%) WAN
4 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) Adabas
2 7 (14.89%) DataStage
2 7 (14.89%) Pentaho
3 4 (8.51%) Big Data
4 3 (6.38%) DB2
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) JIRA
1 1 (2.13%) Selenium
1 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (27.66%) Finance
2 10 (21.28%) Retail
3 6 (12.77%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Architect
2 12 (25.53%) Technical Architect
3 9 (19.15%) Analyst
4 8 (17.02%) Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Data Analyst
5 7 (14.89%) Developer Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (10.64%) Lead Architect
7 5 (10.64%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 4 (8.51%) Data Consultant
8 4 (8.51%) Database Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Database Analyst
8 4 (8.51%) Database Consultant
8 4 (8.51%) Consultant
8 4 (8.51%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.26%) Technical Specialist
10 1 (2.13%) CICS Programmer
10 1 (2.13%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.28%) Middleware
2 2 (4.26%) J2EE
2 2 (4.26%) XML
3 1 (2.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Tandem
2 2 (4.26%) Cryptography
2 2 (4.26%) EMV
2 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) GIS
3 1 (2.13%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.13%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) UNIX
3 4 (8.51%) VME
4 3 (6.38%) Linux
5 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.26%) zOS
6 1 (2.13%) OS/390
6 1 (2.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.89%) Data Modelling
1 7 (14.89%) ETL
2 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
3 5 (10.64%) PRINCE2
3 5 (10.64%) PRINCE
3 5 (10.64%) Migration
4 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (4.26%) Procure-to-pay
5 2 (4.26%) UML
5 2 (4.26%) Change Management
6 1 (2.13%) Service Management
6 1 (2.13%) Test Planning
6 1 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.13%) Data Management
6 1 (2.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.13%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.13%) Manual Testing
6 1 (2.13%) V-Model
6 1 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.13%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) SQL
2 8 (17.02%) COBOL
3 3 (6.38%) Java
3 3 (6.38%) JCL
3 3 (6.38%) C++
4 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.26%) C#
4 2 (4.26%) PL/1
5 1 (2.13%) NATURAL
5 1 (2.13%) Assembly Language
5 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Oracle
2 4 (8.51%) IBM
2 4 (8.51%) ICL
2 4 (8.51%) Fujitsu
3 2 (4.26%) VocaLink
3 2 (4.26%) HP
3 2 (4.26%) NCR
3 2 (4.26%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft