The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 89 74 94
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +20
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 4 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.36% 1.53% 0.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.96% 3.30% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 2
Median salary £55,000 £10,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+450.00% -77.14%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%

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
416 575 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.18% 46.33% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 271 383 265
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,900 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Mainframe
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 3 (75.00%) SAS
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) JCL
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Resilience Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Validation

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (75.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 2 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAS Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Credit Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Resilience Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
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