The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 124 132 133
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 2 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.13% 0.26% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.60% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.89%
Mainframe
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
641 839 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 40.65% 44.30% 36.20%
Number of salaries quoted 506 713 553
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £62,350 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Bristol

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) SMTP
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
1 3 (50.00%) CICS
1 3 (50.00%) REXX
1 3 (50.00%) RACF
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (50.00%) CLIST
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) V-Model
2 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (50.00%) CICS
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Billing
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Mainframe Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 2 (33.33%) SDLC
1 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Test Management
1 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) CLIST
1 3 (50.00%) REXX
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) HP