The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 228 262 289
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +27
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 15 28 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.32% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 0.69% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 27
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £60,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Mainframe
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2760 4085 5137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.20% 47.02% 45.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2502 3408 4228
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,837 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +4.59%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Mainframe
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in the City of London

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in the City of London

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 City of London region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 23 (79.31%) SQL
2 21 (72.41%) SDLC
3 13 (44.83%) Test Scripting
3 13 (44.83%) Portfolio Management
3 13 (44.83%) Change Management
3 13 (44.83%) Risk Management
3 13 (44.83%) Information Management
4 12 (41.38%) Windows
5 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
6 10 (34.48%) Finance
7 8 (27.59%) Advertising
7 8 (27.59%) MVC
7 8 (27.59%) Redback
7 8 (27.59%) Asset Management
7 8 (27.59%) QA
7 8 (27.59%) HTML
7 8 (27.59%) VB
7 8 (27.59%) .NET
7 8 (27.59%) Oracle
7 8 (27.59%) IIS
7 8 (27.59%) MS Office
7 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
7 8 (27.59%) Web Services
7 8 (27.59%) XML
7 8 (27.59%) XSL
7 8 (27.59%) Unix
7 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
8 4 (13.79%) IBM
8 4 (13.79%) AIX
8 4 (13.79%) Linux

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 8 (27.59%) IIS
2 4 (13.79%) MQSeries
2 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
2 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Force.com
1 2 (6.90%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Advertising
3 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 4 (13.79%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Analyst
1 13 (44.83%) Business Systems Analyst
1 13 (44.83%) Systems Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) SQL Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (10.34%) Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Junior
5 3 (10.34%) Junior Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Junior Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Junior Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Business Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Support
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) .NET
1 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
1 8 (27.59%) HTML
1 8 (27.59%) Web Services
1 8 (27.59%) XML
1 8 (27.59%) XSL
2 4 (13.79%) IBM Integration Bus
2 4 (13.79%) Middleware
3 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.90%) REST
3 2 (6.90%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) DataPower
1 4 (13.79%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (6.90%) Credit Risk
2 2 (6.90%) Hedge funds
2 2 (6.90%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Unix
3 4 (13.79%) AIX
3 4 (13.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) SDLC
2 13 (44.83%) Change Management
2 13 (44.83%) Information Management
2 13 (44.83%) Portfolio Management
2 13 (44.83%) Risk Management
2 13 (44.83%) Test Scripting
3 8 (27.59%) Asset Management
3 8 (27.59%) MVC
4 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) SOA
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.45%) BDD
6 1 (3.45%) OOP
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) SQL
2 8 (27.59%) VB
3 4 (13.79%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) Apex Code
4 2 (6.90%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle
1 8 (27.59%) Redback
2 4 (13.79%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.45%) Sybase
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