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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Mainframe
Rank 152 166 151
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 7 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.23% 0.086% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 0.23% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.28%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £39,900 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -11.33%
IBM Mainframe
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1126 1324 1056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.38% 38.14% 36.11%
Number of salaries quoted 680 808 617
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

IBM Mainframe
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

IBM Mainframe Salary Trend in Scotland

IBM Mainframe
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +10 4 - - 1
Glasgow +15 3 £45,000 +12.50%
IBM Mainframe
UK

IBM Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 22 (100.00%) IBM
1 22 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 15 (68.18%) CICS
3 14 (63.64%) Banking
4 13 (59.09%) Retail
5 12 (54.55%) Finance
6 10 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (45.45%) Assembly Language
6 10 (45.45%) DB2
7 9 (40.91%) REXX
7 9 (40.91%) CA Endevor
8 8 (36.36%) JCL
9 7 (31.82%) COBOL
9 7 (31.82%) Change Management
10 5 (22.73%) Project Management
10 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
10 5 (22.73%) CA
10 5 (22.73%) Migration
10 5 (22.73%) Online Banking
10 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
10 5 (22.73%) Coaching
10 5 (22.73%) QA
10 5 (22.73%) Release Management
10 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (22.73%) MQSeries
10 5 (22.73%) SAS
10 5 (22.73%) ATM
10 5 (22.73%) Middleware
10 5 (22.73%) Chip Card
10 5 (22.73%) zOS

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 15 (68.18%) CICS
2 5 (22.73%) MQSeries
2 5 (22.73%) SAS
3 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) ATM
1 5 (22.73%) Internet
2 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) DB2
2 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
2 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 14 (63.64%) Banking
2 13 (59.09%) Retail
3 12 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Programmer
1 5 (22.73%) Technical Specialist
1 5 (22.73%) CICS Programmer
2 3 (13.64%) Team Leader
2 3 (13.64%) Technical Leader
2 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) DBA
3 2 (9.09%) Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) DB2 DBA
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Operator
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Middleware
2 2 (9.09%) ISPF
2 2 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 10 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (22.73%) Online Banking
3 5 (22.73%) Chip Card
4 2 (9.09%) Replication
5 1 (4.55%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) zOS
2 3 (13.64%) UNIX
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) AIX
3 2 (9.09%) Solaris
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Change Management
2 5 (22.73%) Migration
2 5 (22.73%) Project Management
2 5 (22.73%) Release Management
2 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
2 5 (22.73%) Coaching
2 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
3 3 (13.64%) People Management
3 3 (13.64%) Line Management
4 2 (9.09%) Service Management
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Assembly Language
2 9 (40.91%) REXX
3 8 (36.36%) JCL
4 7 (31.82%) COBOL
5 2 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) RACF
2 3 (13.64%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) CA Endevor
2 2 (9.09%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) IBM
2 5 (22.73%) CA
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle
4 2 (9.09%) SAP
4 2 (9.09%) BMC
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