The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 71 55 71
Rank change year-on-year -16 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 1 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.14% 1.35% 1.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 2.80% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £37,500
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 Leicestershire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 306 321 208
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 42.86% 47.98% 28.65%
Number of salaries quoted 232 263 182
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,600 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £48,840 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Mainframe in Leicestershire

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 4 (80.00%) zOS
1 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Time Management
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) Adabas
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) COBOL
3 2 (40.00%) CICS
3 2 (40.00%) NATURAL
3 2 (40.00%) JCL
4 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) DB2
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (40.00%) CICS
2 1 (20.00%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Adabas
2 1 (20.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Head of Support
1 3 (60.00%) Head of Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Adabas Natural Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Mainframe Developer
3 1 (20.00%) COBOL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) zOS
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) Time Management
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) COBOL
1 2 (40.00%) JCL
1 2 (40.00%) NATURAL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
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