The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Mainframe
Rank - 98 103
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 0 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.64% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.61% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Median salary - £46,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £57,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.76%
IBM Mainframe
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
511 622 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.65% 39.74% 39.96%
Number of salaries quoted 300 388 370
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

IBM Mainframe
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

IBM Mainframe Salary Trend in Edinburgh