The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Mainframe
Rank 120 118 110
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 6 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.33% 0.37% 0.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.32% 1.47% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 16
Average salary £50,000 £39,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.58% -24.03%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £39,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+20.25% -24.03%
Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
454 477 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.63% 25.54% 25.74%
Number of salaries quoted 278 347 402
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
IBM Mainframe
North West

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

IBM Mainframe
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

IBM Mainframe Salary Trend in Cheshire

IBM Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing IBM Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IBM Mainframe.

1 14 (100.00%) IBM
1 14 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 13 (92.86%) .NET
3 12 (85.71%) Java
4 11 (78.57%) UNIX
5 10 (71.43%) Windows
5 10 (71.43%) Tandem
6 9 (64.29%) Cryptography
6 9 (64.29%) Legal
6 9 (64.29%) PKI
6 9 (64.29%) Release Management
6 9 (64.29%) Data Protection
6 9 (64.29%) Portfolio Management
6 9 (64.29%) Service Delivery
7 4 (28.57%) JSP
7 4 (28.57%) C#
7 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
7 4 (28.57%) J2EE
8 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
8 3 (21.43%) Linux
8 3 (21.43%) JBoss
8 3 (21.43%) RUP
8 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
8 3 (21.43%) HTML
8 3 (21.43%) Struts
8 3 (21.43%) Spring
8 3 (21.43%) Pair Programming
8 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
8 3 (21.43%) Scrum
8 3 (21.43%) Web Application Development

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing IBM Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IBM Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
1 3 (21.43%) Apache Solr
2 1 (7.14%) FileNet
2 1 (7.14%) CICS
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) TIBCO iProcess
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) DB2
General
1 9 (64.29%) Legal
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Security Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Security Specialist
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) JSP
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 4 (28.57%) J2EE
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 3 (21.43%) Struts
3 3 (21.43%) Spring
3 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) WCF
4 1 (7.14%) EJB
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware
4 1 (7.14%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 10 (71.43%) Tandem
3 9 (64.29%) Cryptography
3 9 (64.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) UNIX
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Release Management
1 9 (64.29%) Data Protection
1 9 (64.29%) Portfolio Management
1 9 (64.29%) Service Delivery
2 3 (21.43%) RUP
2 3 (21.43%) Pair Programming
2 3 (21.43%) Scrum
2 3 (21.43%) Web Application Development
3 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) IBM
2 3 (21.43%) JBoss
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Dell
3 1 (7.14%) TIBCO
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