The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Blackburn region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +5.26%
Mainframe
Lancashire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Blackburn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 21.88% 27.78% 54.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 21
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +47.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £35,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Blackburn

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Blackburn

Mainframe
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Mainframe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Blackburn region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Blackburn 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 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) DB2 Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM