The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 88 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 9 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.95% 0.20% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.41% 0.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £55,000 £23,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+134.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
373 397 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 39.30% 40.10% 27.10%
Number of salaries quoted 313 317 235
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £30,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Mainframe
South West

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Mainframe
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 4 £55,000 -
Cheltenham -18 1 £47,500 +102.12%
Mainframe
South West

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mainframe.

1 19 (95.00%) RACF
2 18 (90.00%) CICS
2 18 (90.00%) DB2
3 11 (55.00%) zOS
4 9 (45.00%) Validation
5 8 (40.00%) IBM
6 3 (15.00%) Finance
6 3 (15.00%) Banking
7 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (5.00%) uWSGI
7 1 (5.00%) Ansible
7 1 (5.00%) Ruby
7 1 (5.00%) Ajax
7 1 (5.00%) Django
7 1 (5.00%) jQuery
7 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
7 1 (5.00%) nginx
7 1 (5.00%) Pylons
7 1 (5.00%) Web Application Development
7 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
7 1 (5.00%) ACF2
7 1 (5.00%) Advertising
7 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (5.00%) CSS
7 1 (5.00%) Linux
7 1 (5.00%) Apache
7 1 (5.00%) Python

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (90.00%) CICS
2 1 (5.00%) uWSGI
2 1 (5.00%) nginx
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) DB2
2 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Senior Technician
2 4 (20.00%) Programmer
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Programmer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (5.00%) Mainframe Programmer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Mainframe Programmer
4 1 (5.00%) Python Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Ajax
1 1 (5.00%) Django
1 1 (5.00%) jQuery
1 1 (5.00%) Pylons
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) zOS
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Validation
2 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (5.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Ruby
1 1 (5.00%) Python
1 1 (5.00%) COBOL
1 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
System Software
1 19 (95.00%) RACF
2 1 (5.00%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Ansible
1 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) IBM