The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 92 92 109
Rank change year-on-year
0 +17
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 16 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.25% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.77% 0.44% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 3
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +45.16%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,377 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -2.36%
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 Glasgow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
577 453 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 45.18% 37.25% 38.05%
Number of salaries quoted 223 295 353
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Glasgow

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 16 (51.61%) IBM
1 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 14 (45.16%) Unix
3 12 (38.71%) SQL
4 11 (35.48%) CICS
5 10 (32.26%) Windows
5 10 (32.26%) Oracle
6 9 (29.03%) IBM Mainframe
7 8 (25.81%) Banking
7 8 (25.81%) RACF
7 8 (25.81%) zOS
8 7 (22.58%) DB2
8 7 (22.58%) SLA
9 6 (19.35%) COBOL
9 6 (19.35%) Sybase
9 6 (19.35%) ISPF
9 6 (19.35%) Time Sharing Option
9 6 (19.35%) Job Entry Subsystem
10 5 (16.13%) Defect Management
10 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (16.13%) JCL
10 5 (16.13%) CA
11 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
11 4 (12.90%) CRM
11 4 (12.90%) Java
11 4 (12.90%) AS400
11 4 (12.90%) Service Management
11 4 (12.90%) VSAM
11 4 (12.90%) zSecure
11 4 (12.90%) Data Centre

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 11 (35.48%) CICS
2 3 (9.68%) IBM Domino
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (6.45%) MQSeries
4 1 (3.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Kerberos
1 2 (6.45%) SSH
1 2 (6.45%) SSL
1 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
1 3 (9.68%) JIRA
General
1 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Operator
2 4 (12.90%) Security Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Analyst Programmer
3 3 (9.68%) Applications Support
3 3 (9.68%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Mainframe Systems Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Programmer
3 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Designer
4 2 (6.45%) Environment Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Mainframe Specialist
4 2 (6.45%) Mainframe Systems Specialist
4 2 (6.45%) Solutions Designer
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Support Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Test Environment Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) ISPF
2 3 (9.68%) XML
3 2 (6.45%) .NET
3 2 (6.45%) CGI
3 2 (6.45%) Middleware
4 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.23%) J2EE
4 1 (3.23%) Java EE
4 1 (3.23%) REST
4 1 (3.23%) SOAP
4 1 (3.23%) Struts
4 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (12.90%) AS400
2 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.90%) VSAM
3 2 (6.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Unix
2 10 (32.26%) Windows
3 8 (25.81%) zOS
4 2 (6.45%) MVS
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (16.13%) Defect Management
2 4 (12.90%) CRM
2 4 (12.90%) SDLC
2 4 (12.90%) Service Management
3 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
3 3 (9.68%) ITIL
3 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Integration Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Manual Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Regression Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Security Management
4 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.23%) Open Source
5 1 (3.23%) SOA
5 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.23%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.23%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) COBOL
3 5 (16.13%) JCL
4 4 (12.90%) Java
5 2 (6.45%) Assembly Language
5 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.45%) REXX
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) RACF
2 6 (19.35%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 6 (19.35%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) zSecure
2 3 (9.68%) CA Endevor
3 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) IBM
2 10 (32.26%) Oracle
3 6 (19.35%) Sybase
4 5 (16.13%) CA
5 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
6 3 (9.68%) Atlassian
6 3 (9.68%) HP
7 1 (3.23%) Chordiant
7 1 (3.23%) Twitter
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