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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 91 85 110
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +25
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 3 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.25% 1.09% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 3.23% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
Median salary - £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +5.26%
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
508 465 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.50% 33.84% 34.26%
Number of salaries quoted 270 286 331
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 18 (90.00%) Finance
2 12 (60.00%) Oracle
3 10 (50.00%) Banking
4 9 (45.00%) Java
5 8 (40.00%) Change Management
5 8 (40.00%) Problem Management
6 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
6 7 (35.00%) WebSphere
6 7 (35.00%) Investment Banking
6 7 (35.00%) Service Management
6 7 (35.00%) DB2
6 7 (35.00%) Mobile App
6 7 (35.00%) Mobile Banking
7 6 (30.00%) SQL
7 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (25.00%) Degree
8 5 (25.00%) Unix
8 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (25.00%) SAS
8 5 (25.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 5 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
9 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
9 4 (20.00%) Teradata
10 3 (15.00%) Migration
10 3 (15.00%) DevOps
11 2 (10.00%) QA
11 2 (10.00%) Line Management
11 2 (10.00%) Matrix Management
11 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture

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 7 (35.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Bluemix
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DHCP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) FirePass
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) NAS
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) DB2
2 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (25.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 5 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (90.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Banking
3 7 (35.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Applications Support
1 7 (35.00%) DB2 Support
1 7 (35.00%) Mainframe Support
2 5 (25.00%) Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) SAS Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Applications Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Senior SAS Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Mobile App
1 7 (35.00%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (10.00%) DataPower
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Change Management
1 8 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
2 7 (35.00%) Service Management
3 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Line Management
5 2 (10.00%) Matrix Management
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Network Design
6 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Teradata
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) Lotus
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) VMware