The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Mainframe
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank - - 124
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -15.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
788 627 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.26% 33.23% 34.99%
Number of salaries quoted 494 494 577
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing IBM Mainframe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

IBM Mainframe
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe across the Birmingham region.

IBM Mainframe Salary Trend in Birmingham