The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Mainframe
Rank - 54 -
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 0.73% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £39,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £39,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+20.25% -24.03%
Miscellaneous Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
70 94 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 26.02% 22.82% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 60 61 50
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,800 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
IBM Mainframe
Cheshire

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

IBM Mainframe
Salary Trend in Chester

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

IBM Mainframe Salary Trend in Chester

IBM Mainframe
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) Struts
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) RUP
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 3 (100.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (66.67%) Automotive
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Solr
General
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) Struts
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) RUP
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 3 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) IBM