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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
England / East Midlands
Rank 144 133 141
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 16 31 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.56% 0.98% 1.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.52% 2.46% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 10
Median salary - £23,250 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -31.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,269 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.59% -10.00%  

Mainframe is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1050 1262 1073
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 36.51% 40.00% 33.32%
Number of salaries quoted 779 953 793
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Mainframe as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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
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 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +11 14 - -
Northamptonshire +13 1 - - 1
Leicestershire -13 1 - - 1
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 17 (65.38%) COBOL
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (65.38%) Waterfall
2 16 (61.54%) DB2
3 15 (57.69%) Linux
4 14 (53.85%) SQL
5 13 (50.00%) Java
6 12 (46.15%) .NET
6 12 (46.15%) Web Services
6 12 (46.15%) Windows
6 12 (46.15%) Degree
7 11 (42.31%) R
7 11 (42.31%) Translating Business Requirements
7 11 (42.31%) Customer Requirements
7 11 (42.31%) Workflow
7 11 (42.31%) ETL
7 11 (42.31%) XSD
7 11 (42.31%) XSLT
8 7 (26.92%) ITIL
8 7 (26.92%) CSS
8 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
8 7 (26.92%) HTML
8 7 (26.92%) zOS
8 7 (26.92%) SDLC
9 6 (23.08%) QA
9 6 (23.08%) JCL
9 6 (23.08%) Finance
10 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
11 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
11 4 (15.38%) Retail

Mainframe
Top Related 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 4 (15.38%) CICS
2 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.85%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) ISDN
1 1 (3.85%) PSTN
1 1 (3.85%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) DB2
2 2 (7.69%) Adabas
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) DataStage
3 1 (3.85%) DTS
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) ChangeMan
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) LoadUI
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium
2 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.85%) TestNG
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Retail
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) Lead Developer
3 7 (26.92%) .NET Developer
3 7 (26.92%) .NET Software Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Lead .NET Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Lead Software Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Software Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Head of Support
4 4 (15.38%) Head of Testing
4 4 (15.38%) TIBCO Developer
5 3 (11.54%) COBOL Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Adabas Natural Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Mainframe Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Transition Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) .NET
1 12 (46.15%) Web Services
2 11 (42.31%) XSD
2 11 (42.31%) XSLT
3 7 (26.92%) CSS
3 7 (26.92%) HTML
4 4 (15.38%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (3.85%) JMS
5 1 (3.85%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) VSAM
4 1 (3.85%) APACS
4 1 (3.85%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (3.85%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.85%) EMV
4 1 (3.85%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) Windows
3 7 (26.92%) zOS
4 1 (3.85%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (65.38%) Waterfall
2 11 (42.31%) Customer Requirements
2 11 (42.31%) ETL
2 11 (42.31%) Translating Business Requirements
2 11 (42.31%) Workflow
3 7 (26.92%) ITIL
3 7 (26.92%) SDLC
4 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 4 (15.38%) Supplier Management
4 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
4 4 (15.38%) Time Management
5 3 (11.54%) Project Management
5 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.69%) Change Control
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
6 2 (7.69%) Programme Governance
6 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.85%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) COBOL
2 14 (53.85%) SQL
3 13 (50.00%) Java
4 11 (42.31%) R
5 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
6 6 (23.08%) JCL
7 2 (7.69%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) IBM
1 4 (15.38%) TIBCO
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) Remedy
4 1 (3.85%) Syncsort
4 1 (3.85%) TOWER Software
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