The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 56 48 63
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 7 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.31% 1.60% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.41% 6.67% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 2
Median salary £37,500 £43,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% +2.99%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
Mainframe
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
205 105 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 38.46% 23.97% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 181 77 153
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,496 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing Mainframe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Lancashire

Mainframe
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston -4 7 £37,500 -
Mainframe
North West

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 10 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) RDBMS
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (63.64%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) VB
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
2 7 (63.64%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) SOAP
2 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 7 (63.64%) AS400
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Advertising
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) VB6
2 7 (63.64%) Ajax
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (63.64%) WCF
2 7 (63.64%) iSeries
2 7 (63.64%) RESTful
2 7 (63.64%) Relational Database
2 7 (63.64%) SDLC
3 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 4 (36.36%) Demand Forecasting
3 4 (36.36%) Incident Management

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) RDBMS
1 7 (63.64%) Relational Database
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
General
1 7 (63.64%) Advertising
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) .NET Analyst Programmer
1 7 (63.64%) .NET Programmer
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst Programmer
1 7 (63.64%) C# Programmer
1 7 (63.64%) Programmer
1 7 (63.64%) VB Analyst Programmer
1 7 (63.64%) VB Programmer
1 7 (63.64%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
1 7 (63.64%) VB6 Programmer
2 4 (36.36%) Environment Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Test Environment Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
1 7 (63.64%) Ajax
1 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
1 7 (63.64%) RESTful
1 7 (63.64%) SOAP
1 7 (63.64%) WCF
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) AS400
1 7 (63.64%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) SDLC
2 4 (36.36%) Demand Forecasting
2 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
1 7 (63.64%) VB
1 7 (63.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft