The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 108 93 102
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.34% 0.51% 0.087%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.02% 1.32% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
Mainframe
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
394 378 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 33.42% 38.81% 33.42%
Number of salaries quoted 331 266 321
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing Mainframe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 7 (70.00%) JCL
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) Tivoli
2 4 (40.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 4 (40.00%) RACF
2 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (40.00%) ISPF
2 4 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
2 4 (40.00%) Time Sharing Option
2 4 (40.00%) Defect Management
2 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Time Management
3 3 (30.00%) StreamWeaver
3 3 (30.00%) REXX
3 3 (30.00%) COBOL
3 3 (30.00%) Unix
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) MS Access
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) VBA
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) MS Office
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Supply Chain Management
4 2 (20.00%) Finance

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (30.00%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MS Access
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) GIS
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Information Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Defect Management
1 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (40.00%) SDLC
1 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
1 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Time Management
3 2 (20.00%) Financial Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (10.00%) Compliance Management
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) IT Audit
4 1 (10.00%) IT Governance
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) JCL
2 3 (30.00%) COBOL
2 3 (30.00%) REXX
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) CISA
2 1 (10.00%) CISM
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) COBIT
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) RACF
1 4 (40.00%) Time Sharing Option
1 4 (40.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (10.00%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft