Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 286 322 324
Rank change year-on-year +36 +2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 11 10 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.12% 0.096% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.27% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 23
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £24,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.88% -21.31% -32.22%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,775 £20,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £29,500 £57,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -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 3,242 3,743 3,942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 35.42% 36.09% 34.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2,620 3,046 3,043
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £61,250
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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +6 4 - -
North Yorkshire -1 4 £34,000 +41.67%
West Yorkshire - 3 £46,250 - 3
Mainframe
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 6 (54.55%) Middleware
1 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Service Management
3 4 (36.36%) PMO
3 4 (36.36%) IT Strategy
4 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) Python
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) Perl
5 2 (18.18%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) JCL
5 2 (18.18%) EMC
5 2 (18.18%) NetApp
5 2 (18.18%) REXX
5 2 (18.18%) zOS
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 2 (18.18%) Google
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) High Availability
5 2 (18.18%) DevOps

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Data Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Support
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Mainframe Support
2 2 (18.18%) Middleware Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Support
2 2 (18.18%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Unix Support
2 2 (18.18%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Middleware
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) iSeries
3 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 1 (9.09%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) IT Strategy
2 4 (36.36%) Service Management
3 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps
4 2 (18.18%) High Availability
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Data Mapping
5 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Internal Audit
5 1 (9.09%) IT Audit
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
5 1 (9.09%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Software Audit
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) JCL
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
2 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) REXX
3 1 (9.09%) COBOL
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) CISA
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) EMC
1 2 (18.18%) Google
1 2 (18.18%) IBM
1 2 (18.18%) NetApp
2 1 (9.09%) CA
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Teradata