The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 90 95 94
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 11 13 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.97% 0.91% 2.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.41% 2.51% 5.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 39
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,173 £47,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £56,500 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
Mainframe
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
456 517 766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.04% 36.38% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 336 449 674
Median salary £35,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Cheshire

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Mainframe
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow - 2 £33,673 - 1
Chester - 1 - -
Mainframe
North West

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 8 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 10 (52.63%) JCL
2 9 (47.37%) IBM
2 9 (47.37%) Finance
3 7 (36.84%) IBM Mainframe
3 7 (36.84%) SDLC
3 7 (36.84%) Time Sharing Option
3 7 (36.84%) Unix
4 6 (31.58%) COBOL
4 6 (31.58%) RACF
4 6 (31.58%) ISPF
5 5 (26.32%) Financial Institution
5 5 (26.32%) Service Management
6 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
6 4 (21.05%) Tivoli
6 4 (21.05%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 4 (21.05%) Windows
6 4 (21.05%) Linux
6 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
6 4 (21.05%) Banking
6 4 (21.05%) Corporate Banking
6 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
6 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
6 4 (21.05%) Defect Management
6 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
6 4 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Degree
7 3 (15.79%) Time Management
7 3 (15.79%) Incident Management

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (15.79%) CICS
1 3 (15.79%) StreamWeaver
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) FTP
2 2 (10.53%) HTTP
2 2 (10.53%) HTTPS
2 2 (10.53%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) DB2
2 1 (5.26%) Easytrieve
2 1 (5.26%) IMS/DB
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) ClearCase
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Financial Institution
3 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 4 (21.05%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Test Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Malware Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Programmer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Programmer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Systems Programmer
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) COBOL Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Operator
4 1 (5.26%) Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Incident Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Support Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) ISPF
2 1 (5.26%) EJB
2 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.26%) J2EE
2 1 (5.26%) JMS
2 1 (5.26%) JSP
2 1 (5.26%) Servlets
2 1 (5.26%) Struts
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) WSDL
2 1 (5.26%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.53%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (5.26%) IVR
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) PMI
3 1 (5.26%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Unix
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) AIX
3 2 (10.53%) MVS
3 2 (10.53%) zOS
4 1 (5.26%) Android
4 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) SDLC
2 5 (26.32%) Service Management
3 4 (21.05%) Defect Management
3 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
3 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
3 4 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
3 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Time Management
5 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) Malware Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.53%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) JCL
2 6 (31.58%) COBOL
3 3 (15.79%) Assembly Language
3 3 (15.79%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) REXX
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Time Sharing Option
2 6 (31.58%) RACF
3 4 (21.05%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (10.53%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) IBM
2 2 (10.53%) Cognizant
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Adobe
3 1 (5.26%) CA
3 1 (5.26%) Chordiant
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Intel
3 1 (5.26%) Sun
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago