The first 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 30 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Mainframe
Rank 172 162 164
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 11 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.54% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.07% 2.02% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 10
Average salary £47,000 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.07% -9.41%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -
Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1024 1091 1063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.53% 26.60% 28.03%
Number of salaries quoted 781 908 888
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
IBM Mainframe
North West

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

IBM Mainframe Salary Histogram in Manchester

IBM Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 19 (100.00%) IBM
1 19 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
3 8 (42.11%) Retail
4 7 (36.84%) Teradata
4 7 (36.84%) Java
4 7 (36.84%) JCL
5 6 (31.58%) UNIX
5 6 (31.58%) Windows
6 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (26.32%) DataStage
6 5 (26.32%) Banking
7 4 (21.05%) Tandem
7 4 (21.05%) Web Application Development
7 4 (21.05%) Apache Solr
7 4 (21.05%) Finance
7 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
7 4 (21.05%) Cryptography
7 4 (21.05%) Spring
7 4 (21.05%) NetBackup
7 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
7 4 (21.05%) ETL
7 4 (21.05%) JBoss
7 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
7 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 4 (21.05%) J2EE
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle
7 4 (21.05%) HTML
7 4 (21.05%) CSS
7 4 (21.05%) JSP

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (21.05%) Apache Solr
1 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.53%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (26.32%) DataStage
2 1 (5.26%) DB2
General
1 8 (42.11%) Retail
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
3 4 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Teradata DBA
2 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) DBA
2 4 (21.05%) Principle Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Integration Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
1 4 (21.05%) Spring
1 4 (21.05%) J2EE
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
1 4 (21.05%) CSS
1 4 (21.05%) JSP
1 4 (21.05%) Struts
2 2 (10.53%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (21.05%) Tandem
2 4 (21.05%) Cryptography
3 1 (5.26%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) UNIX
2 6 (31.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Web Application Development
1 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
1 4 (21.05%) ETL
2 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Java
1 7 (36.84%) JCL
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.26%) CSQA
1 1 (5.26%) MBA
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) NetBackup
2 2 (10.53%) CA Wily
2 2 (10.53%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) IBM
2 7 (36.84%) Teradata
3 4 (21.05%) JBoss
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) CA
5 1 (5.26%) Ab Initio