Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 - 207
Rank change year-on-year - +207 +34
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 27 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.67% - 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.40% - 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 - £38,000
East of England median annual salary £38,500 £42,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year -8.33% +0.60% -7.22%

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 1,928 1,820 1,906
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 47.69% 43.66% 43.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,468 1,530 1,521
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £71,250 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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
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 15 October 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 £55,000 -
Mainframe
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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%) People Management
2 11 (40.74%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (40.74%) Open Source
3 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) Retail
4 8 (29.63%) Java
5 7 (25.93%) Performance Testing
5 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (25.93%) Kanban
5 7 (25.93%) Test Automation
5 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (25.93%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (25.93%) Kafka
5 7 (25.93%) GitHub
5 7 (25.93%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (25.93%) Akka
5 7 (25.93%) Continuous Deployment
5 7 (25.93%) Microservices
5 7 (25.93%) Data Privacy
5 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
6 6 (22.22%) zSecure
6 6 (22.22%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 6 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
6 6 (22.22%) Security Operations
6 6 (22.22%) Security Operations Centre
6 6 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (22.22%) Oracle Exadata
6 6 (22.22%) SIEM
6 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
6 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
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) GitHub
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (14.81%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 9 (33.33%) Retail
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Head of Development
1 7 (25.93%) Head of Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) Administrator
2 6 (22.22%) Head of Engineering
2 6 (22.22%) Head of Infrastructure
2 6 (22.22%) RACF Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Developer
4 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 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 3 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 6 (22.22%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (14.81%) Fintech
3 4 (14.81%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) People Management
2 11 (40.74%) Open Source
2 11 (40.74%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
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%) Microservices
4 7 (25.93%) Performance Testing
4 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (25.93%) Test Automation
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 4 (14.81%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) JCL
2 6 (22.22%) REXX
3 4 (14.81%) Assembly Language
3 4 (14.81%) C#
3 4 (14.81%) COBOL
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) RACF
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) zSecure
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) IBM