The first 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 29 July 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 Knutsford region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Mainframe
Rank 23 28 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 4 2 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 3.05% 1.14% 10.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.51% 10.00% 30.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 22
Average salary £44,000 £56,250 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.77% +8.17%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -
Miscellaneous Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
47 20 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 35.88% 11.43% 33.18%
Number of salaries quoted 44 18 70
Average salary £47,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.47% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
IBM Mainframe
Cheshire

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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) MBA
2 3 (75.00%) PMI
2 3 (75.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) CSQA
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) COBOL
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (75.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) COBOL
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) PMI Certification
1 3 (75.00%) MBA
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (75.00%) CSQA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM