Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 250 290 318
Rank change year-on-year +40 +28 +12
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 30 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.38% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.03% 0.56% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 18
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £82,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -54.27% +88.51% -3.33%
10th Percentile £25,300 £32,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £43,800 £99,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £54,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.22% +9.52% -

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 2,924 3,212 3,468
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.27% 32.97% 31.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2,245 2,589 2,827
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 +10 16 £37,000 -54.88% 1
West Yorkshire +40 10 £37,500 +7.53% 1
North Yorkshire -12 4 £34,000 -58.54%
Mainframe
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 15 (50.00%) JCL
2 14 (46.67%) Linux
2 14 (46.67%) Data Centre
3 12 (40.00%) Windows
3 12 (40.00%) SQL
3 12 (40.00%) Middleware
3 12 (40.00%) zOS
4 10 (33.33%) Project Management
4 10 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 10 (33.33%) Service Management
4 10 (33.33%) Time Sharing Option
4 10 (33.33%) PMO
4 10 (33.33%) IT Strategy
5 9 (30.00%) Unix
5 9 (30.00%) Java
6 8 (26.67%) IBM
7 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
7 7 (23.33%) CA
7 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
8 6 (20.00%) iSeries
8 6 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (20.00%) DevOps
8 6 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (20.00%) Software Audit
8 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 6 (20.00%) NetApp

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 4 (13.33%) CICS
2 2 (6.67%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) BlazeMeter
2 1 (3.33%) Sauce Labs
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) DB2
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) Appium
2 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.33%) IBM UrbanCode
2 1 (3.33%) JBehave
2 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Administrator
2 6 (20.00%) DBA
2 6 (20.00%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Mainframe Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Programmer
2 6 (20.00%) Systems Programmer
2 6 (20.00%) z/OS Systems Programmer
3 4 (13.33%) COBOL Developer
3 4 (13.33%) DB2 Developer
4 3 (10.00%) SQL DBA
5 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Linux Support
5 2 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Mainframe Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) Middleware
2 6 (20.00%) ISPF
3 2 (6.67%) CSS
3 2 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (3.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (20.00%) iSeries
2 6 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Linux
2 12 (40.00%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) zOS
3 9 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 10 (33.33%) IT Strategy
1 10 (33.33%) Project Management
1 10 (33.33%) Service Management
2 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
2 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
3 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (20.00%) DevOps
3 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (20.00%) Software Audit
4 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.67%) High Availability
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) JCL
2 12 (40.00%) SQL
3 9 (30.00%) Java
4 6 (20.00%) COBOL
5 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 4 (13.33%) REXX
7 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (10.00%) Python
7 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
8 2 (6.67%) Assembly Language
8 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
8 2 (6.67%) CLIST
8 2 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (33.33%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (3.33%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) IBM
2 7 (23.33%) CA
3 6 (20.00%) EMC
3 6 (20.00%) Google
3 6 (20.00%) NetApp
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle
4 3 (10.00%) Teradata
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.33%) Perfecto Mobile
6 1 (3.33%) Splunk