Period
to 18 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 6 months to 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 104 103
Rank change year-on-year +12 -1 +28
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 10 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.81% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.87% 0.40% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% +6.67% -63.41%
10th Percentile £33,000 £40,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £41,000 £40,000 £38,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +14.75% -32.22%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 536 501 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 43.30% 39.60% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 389 412 433
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £26,100 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £61,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe in South Yorkshire

Mainframe
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Mainframe in South Yorkshire

Mainframe
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 September 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
Barnsley - 9 £37,000 -
Sheffield +2 1 - - 1
Mainframe
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 9 (90.00%) Middleware
1 9 (90.00%) Project Management
1 9 (90.00%) Service Management
1 9 (90.00%) Data Centre
1 9 (90.00%) PMO
1 9 (90.00%) IT Strategy
2 5 (50.00%) Time Sharing Option
2 5 (50.00%) IBM
2 5 (50.00%) JCL
3 4 (40.00%) Google
3 4 (40.00%) ISPF
3 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) iSeries
3 4 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (40.00%) DevOps
3 4 (40.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (40.00%) EMC
3 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) CA
3 4 (40.00%) NetApp
3 4 (40.00%) zOS
3 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) COBOL

Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (10.00%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (40.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) IT Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Programmer
1 4 (40.00%) Systems Programmer
1 4 (40.00%) z/OS Systems Programmer
2 1 (10.00%) COBOL Developer
2 1 (10.00%) DB2 Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Middleware
2 4 (40.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (40.00%) iSeries
3 1 (10.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) IT Strategy
1 9 (90.00%) Project Management
1 9 (90.00%) Service Management
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (40.00%) DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) ITSM
3 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JCL
2 2 (20.00%) COBOL
3 1 (10.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) CA
2 4 (40.00%) EMC
2 4 (40.00%) Google
2 4 (40.00%) NetApp