The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank - 74 89
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.59% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.79% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.52% -2.10%
Mainframe
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
184 223 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 32.28% 32.75% 29.38%
Number of salaries quoted 140 148 182
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Dorset