The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Mainframe
Rank 177 162 176
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 8 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.20% 0.45% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% 1.71% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 11
Average salary £50,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.45% -4.70%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
IBM 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 Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
973 1050 1060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.95% 26.02% 27.77%
Number of salaries quoted 741 862 879
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IBM Mainframe
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

IBM Mainframe Salary Trend in Manchester

IBM Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 17 (100.00%) IBM
1 17 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Retail
3 7 (41.18%) Java
4 6 (35.29%) UNIX
4 6 (35.29%) Windows
5 5 (29.41%) JCL
5 5 (29.41%) Teradata
5 5 (29.41%) Banking
6 4 (23.53%) Tandem
6 4 (23.53%) Apache Solr
6 4 (23.53%) Web Application Development
6 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 4 (23.53%) Cryptography
6 4 (23.53%) Spring
6 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
6 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
6 4 (23.53%) JBoss
6 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
6 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 4 (23.53%) J2EE
6 4 (23.53%) HTML
6 4 (23.53%) CSS
6 4 (23.53%) JSP
6 4 (23.53%) Struts
7 3 (17.65%) COBOL
7 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (17.65%) DataStage
7 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
1 4 (23.53%) Apache Solr
2 2 (11.76%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (17.65%) DataStage
2 1 (5.88%) DB2
General
1 8 (47.06%) Retail
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
3 4 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Principle Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Teradata DBA
4 2 (11.76%) IT Support
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Integration Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
4 2 (11.76%) DBA
4 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) CSS
1 4 (23.53%) JSP
1 4 (23.53%) Struts
1 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
1 4 (23.53%) Spring
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
1 4 (23.53%) J2EE
2 2 (11.76%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (23.53%) Tandem
2 4 (23.53%) Cryptography
3 1 (5.88%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) UNIX
2 6 (35.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
1 4 (23.53%) Web Application Development
2 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.76%) ETL
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) JCL
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.88%) MBA
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.88%) CSQA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) NetBackup
1 2 (11.76%) CA Wily
1 2 (11.76%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) IBM
2 5 (29.41%) Teradata
3 4 (23.53%) JBoss
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) CA
5 1 (5.88%) Ab Initio
Manchester, Lancashire
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