Period
to 21 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 - 202
Rank change year-on-year - +202 +45
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 27 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.63% - 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.36% - 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Hertfordshire median annual salary £43,750 - £37,500
10th Percentile £31,250 - £34,700
90th Percentile £57,500 - £51,750
East of England median annual salary £38,500 £47,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year -18.95% +25.00% -10.59%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,981 1,707 1,989
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 46.51% 41.47% 44.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,512 1,404 1,602
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £71,150
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +8.43%

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Mainframe as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe in Hertfordshire

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Mainframe in Hertfordshire

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mainframe in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Mainframe in Hertfordshire

Mainframe
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. 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
Welwyn Garden City - 19 - -
Watford - 8 £43,750 - 1
Mainframe
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT jobs citing Mainframe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (48.15%) Open Source
1 13 (48.15%) People Management
2 11 (40.74%) Microservices
2 11 (40.74%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 9 (33.33%) Retail
4 9 (33.33%) JIRA
5 8 (29.63%) Java
5 8 (29.63%) Linux
6 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (25.93%) Performance Testing
6 7 (25.93%) Kanban
6 7 (25.93%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (25.93%) Continuous Deployment
6 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
6 7 (25.93%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (25.93%) Kafka
6 7 (25.93%) GitHub
6 7 (25.93%) Akka
6 7 (25.93%) Data Privacy
7 6 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (22.22%) zSecure
7 6 (22.22%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 6 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
7 6 (22.22%) Security Operations
7 6 (22.22%) Security Operations Centre
7 6 (22.22%) Security Architecture

Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) Mule
2 2 (7.41%) Mule ESB
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (25.93%) GitHub
4 3 (11.11%) Boomi
4 3 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) JIRA
2 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.41%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Head of Development
2 7 (25.93%) Head of Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) Administrator
3 6 (22.22%) Head of Engineering
3 6 (22.22%) Head of Infrastructure
3 6 (22.22%) RACF Administrator
4 4 (14.81%) Integration Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) Akka
1 7 (25.93%) Kafka
2 6 (22.22%) ISPF
3 4 (14.81%) Middleware
3 4 (14.81%) SOAP
4 3 (11.11%) .NET
5 2 (7.41%) Apache Camel
5 2 (7.41%) JSON
5 2 (7.41%) RAML
5 2 (7.41%) RESTful
5 2 (7.41%) Swagger
5 2 (7.41%) Web Services
5 2 (7.41%) WireMock
5 2 (7.41%) WSDL
5 2 (7.41%) XML
6 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 6 (22.22%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (14.81%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (48.15%) Open Source
1 13 (48.15%) People Management
2 11 (40.74%) Microservices
2 11 (40.74%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 7 (25.93%) Continuous Deployment
4 7 (25.93%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (25.93%) Data Privacy
4 7 (25.93%) Kanban
4 7 (25.93%) Performance Testing
4 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (22.22%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 6 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
5 6 (22.22%) Information Security
5 6 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (22.22%) Security Architecture
5 6 (22.22%) Security Operations
5 6 (22.22%) SIEM
6 5 (18.52%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) JCL
2 6 (22.22%) REXX
3 4 (14.81%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) GCP
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) RACF
2 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) zSecure
2 3 (11.11%) Puppet
2 3 (11.11%) Terraform
3 2 (7.41%) Ansible
3 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
1 4 (14.81%) WSO2
2 3 (11.11%) Dell
2 3 (11.11%) Google
2 3 (11.11%) IBM
2 3 (11.11%) MuleSoft
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Talend
2 3 (11.11%) TIBCO
2 3 (11.11%) webMethods