The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Mainframe
Rank - 73 -
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.17% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £32,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £41,875 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.41% -16.25%
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 Merseyside region.

Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
123 206 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 26.97% 35.52% 36.28%
Number of salaries quoted 114 191 174
Average salary £37,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

IBM Mainframe
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

IBM Mainframe Salary Trend in Merseyside

IBM Mainframe
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Development Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM