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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Mainframe
Rank 186 161 187
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +26
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 3 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.075% 0.43% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 1.39% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 4
Average salary £67,500 £37,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -7.40%
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £42,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -15.50%
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
1304 1148 1353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 32.56% 31.17% 31.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1131 917 1166
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 2015.

IBM Mainframe Salary Histogram in Manchester

IBM Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) IBM
1 20 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 16 (80.00%) Middleware
3 14 (70.00%) Finance
3 14 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (65.00%) UNIX
5 12 (60.00%) Windows
5 12 (60.00%) Internet
5 12 (60.00%) Tandem
5 12 (60.00%) Problem Management
5 12 (60.00%) Risk Analysis
6 7 (35.00%) Banking
6 7 (35.00%) Retail
7 5 (25.00%) DB2
7 5 (25.00%) COBOL
8 4 (20.00%) SOAP
8 4 (20.00%) XML
8 4 (20.00%) CICS
8 4 (20.00%) zOS
8 4 (20.00%) Credit Risk
9 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
9 3 (15.00%) Big Data
10 2 (10.00%) Teradata
10 2 (10.00%) DataStage
10 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (10.00%) Java
11 1 (5.00%) VB
11 1 (5.00%) .NET
11 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
11 1 (5.00%) Sybase

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (20.00%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) DB2
2 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (15.00%) Big Data
3 2 (10.00%) DataStage
3 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Banking
2 7 (35.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Architect
2 12 (60.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 12 (60.00%) Infrastructure Designer
2 12 (60.00%) Designer
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Lead Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Teradata Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Lead Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) Middleware
2 4 (20.00%) SOAP
2 4 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 12 (60.00%) Tandem
3 4 (20.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) UNIX
2 12 (60.00%) Windows
3 4 (20.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 12 (60.00%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) COBOL
2 2 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) VB
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (10.00%) Teradata
3 1 (5.00%) Sybase
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