Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 225 246 161
Rank change year-on-year +21 -85 +53
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 4 22 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.076% 0.33% 1.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.90% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 47
East Midlands median annual salary £53,750 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.38% +23.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £37,675 £35,375 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,425 £53,750 £57,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

Mainframe is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2013 2452 3034
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 38.18% 37.21% 41.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1649 1929 2325
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,250 £23,750 £21,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Mainframe as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe in the East Midlands

Mainframe
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Mainframe in the East Midlands

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mainframe in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Mainframe in the East Midlands

Mainframe
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +18 2 £67,500 +110.94%
Leicestershire +6 1 £40,000 -23.81%
Mainframe
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Mainframe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) CICS
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) COBOL
2 2 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (50.00%) Scala
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) R
3 1 (25.00%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Physics
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science

Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) CICS
2 1 (25.00%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) Adabas
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) COBOL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DB2 Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Domain Architect
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XSD
1 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) DataPower
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) Microservices
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Physics
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) COBOL
2 2 (50.00%) Scala
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) JCL
3 1 (25.00%) R
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) TIBCO