Period
to 16 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 6 months to 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 - 82
Rank change year-on-year - +82 +22
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 8 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.91% - 0.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.89% - 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Watford median annual salary £43,750 - £37,500
10th Percentile £31,250 - £34,450
90th Percentile £57,500 - £38,950
Hertfordshire median annual salary £43,750 - £37,500

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 Watford with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 424 443 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 48.18% 41.83% 42.15%
Number of salaries quoted 355 354 342
Watford median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,789 £26,025
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.11% - +2.27%

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe in Watford

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Mainframe in Watford

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mainframe in Watford over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Mainframe in Watford

For the 6 months to 16 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 Watford region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Open Source
2 5 (62.50%) SOA
3 4 (50.00%) OOP
3 4 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (50.00%) Middleware
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) WSO2
3 4 (50.00%) Coaching
3 4 (50.00%) Microservices
3 4 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (37.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (37.50%) Terraform
4 3 (37.50%) Boomi
4 3 (37.50%) MuleSoft
4 3 (37.50%) Talend
4 3 (37.50%) Puppet
4 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (37.50%) webMethods
4 3 (37.50%) Google
4 3 (37.50%) JIRA
4 3 (37.50%) .NET

Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (25.00%) Mule
1 2 (25.00%) Mule ESB
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (37.50%) Boomi
2 3 (37.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Integration Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Middleware
1 4 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Camel
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) RAML
3 2 (25.00%) RESTful
3 2 (25.00%) Swagger
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) WireMock
3 2 (25.00%) WSDL
3 2 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Open Source
2 5 (62.50%) SOA
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) Coaching
3 4 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Microservices
3 4 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) OOP
3 4 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) RAD
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
1 3 (37.50%) Terraform
2 2 (25.00%) Ansible
2 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) WSO2
2 3 (37.50%) Dell
2 3 (37.50%) Google
2 3 (37.50%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) MuleSoft
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Talend
2 3 (37.50%) TIBCO
2 3 (37.50%) webMethods