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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
South West / Bristol
Rank 119 130 119
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 3 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.18% 0.34% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.82% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Median salary - £42,500 £87,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -51.42%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -14.00%

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
640 731 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 39.38% 41.32% 34.24%
Number of salaries quoted 467 649 497
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 18 January 2017, 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 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) V-Model
2 3 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Management
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Billing
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL

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 2 (33.33%) CICS
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
1 3 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
1 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Billing
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Mainframe 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
3 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
1 3 (50.00%) Software Delivery
1 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Test Management
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) CLIST
2 2 (33.33%) REXX
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) IBM