Period
to 23 October 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 6 months to 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 106 83
Rank change year-on-year +10 -23 +45
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 3 4 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.27% 0.29% 2.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 0.88% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 36
Northamptonshire median annual salary £67,500 £32,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +110.94% -28.89% -4.26%
10th Percentile £66,250 £31,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £33,000 £54,375
East Midlands median annual salary £53,750 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.38% +23.53% -

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 487 456 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 43.83% 33.21% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 384 319 644
Northamptonshire median annual salary £37,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.33% -6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,100 £21,838
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,125
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe in Northamptonshire

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Mainframe in Northamptonshire

Mainframe
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Northampton +13 1 - -
Mainframe
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
1 2 (66.67%) Scala
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) DataPower
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) APACS
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Tandem
2 1 (33.33%) Retail

Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 1 (33.33%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) ISDN
1 1 (33.33%) PSTN
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) X.25
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Domain Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) APACS
1 1 (33.33%) Chip and PIN
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) DataPower
1 1 (33.33%) EMV
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Microservices
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Scala
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM