The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Mainframe
Rank 636 648 684
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +36
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 16 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.038% 0.049% 0.006%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.082% 0.11% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Median salary £65,000 £52,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -2.63%
IBM Mainframe
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19624 20371 23060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.65% 45.65% 47.01%
Number of salaries quoted 16590 16566 18674
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in London

IBM Mainframe
Salary Trend in London

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

IBM Mainframe Salary Trend in London

IBM Mainframe
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe within the London region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
City of London +44 4 - -
IBM Mainframe
England

IBM Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing IBM 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 London region with a requirement for IBM Mainframe.

1 38 (100.00%) IBM
1 38 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 32 (84.21%) Banking
3 26 (68.42%) JCL
4 25 (65.79%) COBOL
4 25 (65.79%) DB2
5 23 (60.53%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (52.63%) CICS
7 16 (42.11%) SDLC
8 13 (34.21%) Retail
9 10 (26.32%) Change Management
9 10 (26.32%) Finance
9 10 (26.32%) Windows
9 10 (26.32%) Linux
10 9 (23.68%) AIX
10 9 (23.68%) WebSphere Application Server
10 9 (23.68%) MQSeries
10 9 (23.68%) Middleware
10 9 (23.68%) Service Delivery
10 9 (23.68%) WebSphere
10 9 (23.68%) DataPower
11 8 (21.05%) SWIFT
12 7 (18.42%) Risk Management
13 6 (15.79%) TOWER Software
14 4 (10.53%) Time Sharing Option
14 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
14 4 (10.53%) Coaching
14 4 (10.53%) ISPF
14 4 (10.53%) CA Endevor
14 4 (10.53%) QA

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 20 (52.63%) CICS
2 9 (23.68%) MQSeries
2 9 (23.68%) WebSphere
2 9 (23.68%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.63%) MTS
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.63%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (65.79%) DB2
2 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.26%) IDMS
3 1 (2.63%) Adabas
General
1 32 (84.21%) Banking
2 13 (34.21%) Retail
3 10 (26.32%) Finance
4 2 (5.26%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Technical Specialist
2 7 (18.42%) Designer
2 7 (18.42%) Solutions Designer
2 7 (18.42%) Subject Matter Expert
3 5 (13.16%) Middleware Specialist
4 4 (10.53%) Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Technical Leader
5 2 (5.26%) Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Architect
5 2 (5.26%) DB2 Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) DB2 DBA
5 2 (5.26%) DBA
5 2 (5.26%) IBM Technical Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Lead Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Mainframe Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Mainframe Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Mainframe Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) Middleware
2 4 (10.53%) IBM Integration Bus
2 4 (10.53%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 23 (60.53%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (23.68%) DataPower
4 8 (21.05%) SWIFT
5 2 (5.26%) Life Science
5 2 (5.26%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Linux
1 10 (26.32%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) AIX
3 1 (2.63%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) SDLC
2 10 (26.32%) Change Management
3 9 (23.68%) Service Delivery
4 7 (18.42%) Risk Management
5 4 (10.53%) Coaching
5 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.26%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.26%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (2.63%) High Availability
7 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) JCL
2 25 (65.79%) COBOL
3 2 (5.26%) Assembly Language
3 2 (5.26%) CLIST
3 2 (5.26%) REXX
4 1 (2.63%) NATURAL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
2 3 (7.89%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) IBM
2 6 (15.79%) TOWER Software
3 4 (10.53%) BMC
3 4 (10.53%) Remedy
4 2 (5.26%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.63%) Fujitsu
5 1 (2.63%) Software AG