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

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank - - 41
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 0.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,397 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.20% +11.11%
Mainframe
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
35 72 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 32.41% 36.36% 30.28%
Number of salaries quoted 32 62 51
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Chester