Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 267 313 317
Rank change year-on-year +46 +4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 21 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.25% 0.084% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 0.24% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 22
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £34,750 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.91% +23.01% -37.22%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,800 £20,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +4.76%

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 3,121 3,395 3,694
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.31% 35.55% 32.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2,431 2,691 2,969
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 15 October 2018.

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 15 October 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
South Yorkshire +2 12 £37,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +41 5 £37,500 +7.14% 3
North Yorkshire -2 4 £34,000 +36.00%
Mainframe
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 13 (61.90%) Middleware
1 13 (61.90%) Data Centre
2 12 (57.14%) Linux
3 11 (52.38%) Project Management
3 11 (52.38%) Service Management
3 11 (52.38%) PMO
3 11 (52.38%) IT Strategy
4 10 (47.62%) Windows
5 8 (38.10%) Unix
5 8 (38.10%) zOS
5 8 (38.10%) JCL
6 7 (33.33%) SQL
6 7 (33.33%) Test Scripting
7 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (28.57%) Google
7 6 (28.57%) EMC
7 6 (28.57%) NetApp
7 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (28.57%) DevOps
7 6 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (28.57%) iSeries
7 6 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
7 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (23.81%) Time Sharing Option
8 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
8 5 (23.81%) IBM
9 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence

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 1 (4.76%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.76%) DB2
General
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Administrator
1 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
1 6 (28.57%) IT Engineer
1 6 (28.57%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) DBA
2 4 (19.05%) Programmer
2 4 (19.05%) Systems Programmer
2 4 (19.05%) z/OS Systems Programmer
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Data Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) IT Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Middleware Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Systems Support
3 2 (9.52%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Unix Support
3 2 (9.52%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) Middleware
2 4 (19.05%) ISPF
3 2 (9.52%) CSS
3 2 (9.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Data Centre
2 6 (28.57%) iSeries
3 4 (19.05%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.76%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 10 (47.62%) Windows
3 8 (38.10%) Unix
3 8 (38.10%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) IT Strategy
1 11 (52.38%) Project Management
1 11 (52.38%) Service Management
2 7 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 6 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (28.57%) DevOps
3 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
5 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
5 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (19.05%) Software Audit
6 2 (9.52%) High Availability
7 1 (4.76%) Data Mapping
7 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.76%) ITSM
7 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.76%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) JCL
2 7 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
4 2 (9.52%) COBOL
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) Perl
4 2 (9.52%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) REXX
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (52.38%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) EMC
1 6 (28.57%) Google
1 6 (28.57%) NetApp
2 5 (23.81%) IBM
3 4 (19.05%) CA
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle
4 3 (14.29%) Teradata