Period
to 21 May 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 6 months to 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 282 293 314
Rank change year-on-year +11 +21 +6
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 15 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.20% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.45% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 13
Yorkshire median annual salary £46,000 £82,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.90% +241.67% -4.00%
10th Percentile £33,975 £67,500 £21,400
90th Percentile £57,750 £99,250 £54,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +15.00% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,828 3,092 3,480
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.02% 31.94% 32.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2,177 2,537 2,943
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe in Yorkshire

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Mainframe in Yorkshire

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mainframe in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Mainframe in Yorkshire

Mainframe
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 May 2019. 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
West Yorkshire +55 9 £46,000 -16.36%
South Yorkshire -3 5 £45,750 -44.21% 2
Mainframe
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 12 (80.00%) IBM
2 9 (60.00%) DB2
2 9 (60.00%) JCL
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) Java
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 7 (46.67%) COBOL
5 6 (40.00%) Business Analysis
5 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (20.00%) Time Sharing Option
6 3 (20.00%) zOS
6 3 (20.00%) Banking
7 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 2 (13.33%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (13.33%) ISPF
7 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (13.33%) OMEGAMON
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
7 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (13.33%) Open Source
7 2 (13.33%) Software Architecture
7 2 (13.33%) Apache Hive
7 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
7 2 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
7 2 (13.33%) Assembly Language
7 2 (13.33%) CA

Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (13.33%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) CICS
2 1 (6.67%) MQSeries
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) DB2
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (13.33%) Apache Hive
2 2 (13.33%) Big Data
2 2 (13.33%) Couchbase
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (13.33%) Neo4j
2 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
1 7 (46.67%) Mainframe Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Lead Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Mainframe Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Data Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Data Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Technical Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
3 2 (13.33%) z/OS Systems Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) ISPF
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) zOS
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) Analytics
2 2 (13.33%) Coaching
2 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (13.33%) Decision-Making
2 2 (13.33%) DevOps
2 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (13.33%) Microservices
2 2 (13.33%) Open Source
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (13.33%) Software Architecture
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) Software Audit
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) JCL
2 8 (53.33%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) COBOL
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Assembly Language
4 2 (13.33%) CLIST
4 2 (13.33%) REXX
5 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Ansible
1 2 (13.33%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) IBM
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) CA
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle