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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
North West / Lancashire
Rank 56 40 62
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +22
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 6 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.22% 3.34% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.14% 10.71% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 1
Median salary £37,500 £46,250 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +12.80%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -14.00%

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
191 112 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 38.74% 31.20% 36.70%
Number of salaries quoted 172 83 159
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,600 £47,250
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 18 January 2017. 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 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 - 6 £37,500 - 1
Mainframe
North West

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) RDBMS
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) VB
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) SOAP
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) AS400
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Advertising
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) VB6
2 8 (88.89%) Ajax
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (88.89%) WCF
2 8 (88.89%) iSeries
2 8 (88.89%) RESTful
2 8 (88.89%) Relational Database
2 8 (88.89%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Demand Forecasting
3 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning

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 8 (88.89%) RDBMS
1 8 (88.89%) Relational Database
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 8 (88.89%) Advertising
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) .NET Analyst Programmer
1 8 (88.89%) .NET Programmer
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst Programmer
1 8 (88.89%) C# Programmer
1 8 (88.89%) Programmer
1 8 (88.89%) VB Analyst Programmer
1 8 (88.89%) VB Programmer
1 8 (88.89%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
1 8 (88.89%) VB6 Programmer
2 1 (11.11%) Environment Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Test Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Test Environment Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) Ajax
1 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) RESTful
1 8 (88.89%) SOAP
1 8 (88.89%) WCF
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) AS400
1 8 (88.89%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) AIX
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) SDLC
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Demand Forecasting
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) VB
1 8 (88.89%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft