The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Mainframe
Rank 32 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.39% 2.90% 1.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.13% 6.25% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Average salary £44,250 £44,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.56% -21.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,650 £40,800 £53,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,850 £44,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -9.09%
IBM Mainframe
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
64 64 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 44.44% 46.38% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 62 52 23
Average salary £37,500 £47,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.21% -11.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

IBM Mainframe
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

IBM Mainframe Salary Trend in Knutsford

IBM Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

IBM Mainframe Salary Histogram in Knutsford

IBM Mainframe
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford region citing IBM 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 IBM Mainframe.

1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) IMS/DB
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CICS

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford region citing IBM 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 IBM Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) IMS/DB
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) COBOL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) COBOL
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Sun