The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank - - 120
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.52% -2.10%
Mainframe
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
657 634 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 54.21% 45.35% 47.93%
Number of salaries quoted 506 532 630
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Cambridge