The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Mainframe
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 80 104 94
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -10
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.11% 0.15% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.34% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Median salary £25,000 £36,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.55% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -15.00%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
360 582 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 40.09% 43.69% 37.75%
Number of salaries quoted 226 296 274
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £30,000 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

IBM Mainframe
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

IBM Mainframe Salary Trend in Glasgow

IBM Mainframe
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing IBM 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for IBM Mainframe.

1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) JCL
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) CICS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) AS400

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (33.33%) CICS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Test Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) AS400 Operator
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Operator
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Computer Operator
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Operator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) AS400
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JCL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle