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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 89 97 104
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 22 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.69% 0.32% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.85% 0.82% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 3
Median salary £47,500 £24,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+93.87% -20.96%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-0.52% +0.52%
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
572 487 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.03% 38.68% 34.87%
Number of salaries quoted 221 301 299
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 28 June 2016.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 18 (60.00%) IBM
2 16 (53.33%) Unix
2 16 (53.33%) Finance
3 13 (43.33%) SQL
3 13 (43.33%) CICS
4 10 (33.33%) Oracle
4 10 (33.33%) Windows
4 10 (33.33%) Banking
5 9 (30.00%) IBM Mainframe
6 8 (26.67%) Sybase
6 8 (26.67%) RACF
6 8 (26.67%) zOS
7 7 (23.33%) DB2
8 6 (20.00%) COBOL
8 6 (20.00%) SLA
8 6 (20.00%) ISPF
8 6 (20.00%) Time Sharing Option
8 6 (20.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 6 (20.00%) zSecure
9 5 (16.67%) Defect Management
9 5 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (16.67%) CA
10 4 (13.33%) Java
10 4 (13.33%) Service Management
10 4 (13.33%) AS400
10 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
10 4 (13.33%) SDLC
11 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
11 3 (10.00%) CA Endevor
11 3 (10.00%) Atlassian

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 13 (43.33%) CICS
2 3 (10.00%) IBM Domino
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (6.67%) MQSeries
4 1 (3.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Kerberos
1 2 (6.67%) SSH
1 2 (6.67%) SSL
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 10 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Computer Operator
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (10.00%) Mainframe Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Programmer
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Designer
5 2 (6.67%) Environment Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Manual Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Test Environment Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Test Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Tester
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) ISPF
2 3 (10.00%) XML
3 2 (6.67%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) CGI
3 2 (6.67%) Middleware
4 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.33%) J2EE
4 1 (3.33%) Java EE
4 1 (3.33%) REST
4 1 (3.33%) SOAP
4 1 (3.33%) Struts
4 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (13.33%) AS400
2 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.67%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Unix
2 10 (33.33%) Windows
3 8 (26.67%) zOS
4 2 (6.67%) MVS
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (16.67%) Defect Management
2 4 (13.33%) SDLC
2 4 (13.33%) Service Management
3 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (10.00%) CRM
3 3 (10.00%) ITIL
3 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Integration Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Manual Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Regression Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Security Management
4 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.33%) Open Source
5 1 (3.33%) SOA
5 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.33%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) COBOL
3 4 (13.33%) Java
4 3 (10.00%) JCL
5 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) RACF
2 6 (20.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 6 (20.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) zSecure
2 3 (10.00%) CA Endevor
3 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) IBM
2 10 (33.33%) Oracle
3 8 (26.67%) Sybase
4 5 (16.67%) CA
5 3 (10.00%) Atlassian
5 3 (10.00%) HP
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.33%) Chordiant
6 1 (3.33%) Twitter