The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 135 124 167
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +43
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 22 31 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.77% 0.99% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.89% 2.60% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 5
Median salary £24,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £30,200 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,160 £62,600
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +11.11%
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
1162 1193 1297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.56% 38.03% 32.30%
Number of salaries quoted 651 716 823
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £27,545
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Mainframe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Scotland

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Scotland

Mainframe
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -3 16 £24,500 -45.55% 1
Edinburgh -19 5 £31,250 -37.50%
Mainframe
UK

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing Mainframe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 32 (65.31%) Finance
2 25 (51.02%) Oracle
3 20 (40.82%) Unix
3 20 (40.82%) Banking
4 17 (34.69%) Service Management
4 17 (34.69%) Java
5 16 (32.65%) SQL
5 16 (32.65%) DB2
6 13 (26.53%) Incident Management
6 13 (26.53%) WebSphere
7 11 (22.45%) Change Management
7 11 (22.45%) Problem Management
7 11 (22.45%) Windows
7 11 (22.45%) IBM
8 10 (20.41%) Investment Banking
8 10 (20.41%) Mobile App
8 10 (20.41%) Mobile Banking
9 8 (16.33%) SLA
9 8 (16.33%) CICS
9 8 (16.33%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (14.29%) Middleware
10 7 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (12.24%) RACF
11 6 (12.24%) zOS
11 6 (12.24%) SAS
11 6 (12.24%) ITIL
11 6 (12.24%) Sybase
12 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
12 5 (10.20%) Degree
12 5 (10.20%) SAS Data Integration Studio

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (26.53%) WebSphere
2 8 (16.33%) CICS
3 6 (12.24%) SAS
4 3 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (6.12%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.04%) IIS
5 1 (2.04%) JBoss
5 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (6.12%) Primavera
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) Bluemix
1 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.04%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Kerberos
1 3 (6.12%) SSH
1 3 (6.12%) SSL
2 1 (2.04%) DHCP
2 1 (2.04%) DNS
2 1 (2.04%) FirePass
2 1 (2.04%) Firewall
2 1 (2.04%) HTTP
2 1 (2.04%) NAS
2 1 (2.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.65%) DB2
2 8 (16.33%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (10.20%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 5 (10.20%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 4 (8.16%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
General
1 32 (65.31%) Finance
2 20 (40.82%) Banking
3 10 (20.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Applications Support
2 10 (20.41%) DB2 Support
2 10 (20.41%) Mainframe Support
3 6 (12.24%) Architect
4 5 (10.20%) Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) SAS Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Security Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Applications Specialist
5 4 (8.16%) Computer Operator
5 4 (8.16%) Technical Leader
5 4 (8.16%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (6.12%) Lead Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Mainframe Specialist
6 3 (6.12%) Oracle Specialist
6 3 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Technical Architect
6 3 (6.12%) WebSphere Specialist
6 3 (6.12%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
7 2 (4.08%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) Middleware
2 4 (8.16%) ISPF
3 3 (6.12%) .NET
3 3 (6.12%) WebCenter
4 2 (4.08%) CGI
5 1 (2.04%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.04%) J2EE
5 1 (2.04%) Java EE
5 1 (2.04%) REST
5 1 (2.04%) SOAP
5 1 (2.04%) Struts
5 1 (2.04%) Web Services
5 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Mobile App
1 10 (20.41%) Mobile Banking
2 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.16%) AS400
3 4 (8.16%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (4.08%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.08%) DataPower
4 2 (4.08%) PKI
4 2 (4.08%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.82%) Unix
2 11 (22.45%) Windows
3 6 (12.24%) zOS
4 4 (8.16%) Linux
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.12%) Solaris
5 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Service Management
2 13 (26.53%) Incident Management
3 11 (22.45%) Change Management
3 11 (22.45%) Problem Management
4 7 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (12.24%) ITIL
6 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.16%) CRM
6 4 (8.16%) SOA
6 4 (8.16%) TOGAF
7 3 (6.12%) Asset Management
7 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.12%) Data Management
7 3 (6.12%) Defect Management
7 3 (6.12%) DevOps
7 3 (6.12%) ERP
7 3 (6.12%) Migration
7 3 (6.12%) Network Management
7 3 (6.12%) Security Management
8 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.69%) Java
2 16 (32.65%) SQL
3 3 (6.12%) JCL
4 2 (4.08%) COBOL
5 1 (2.04%) Assembly Language
5 1 (2.04%) CLIST
5 1 (2.04%) Perl
5 1 (2.04%) REXX
5 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) QA
3 1 (2.04%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) RACF
2 4 (8.16%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 4 (8.16%) Time Sharing Option
3 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.04%) Docker
4 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) zSecure
2 2 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (51.02%) Oracle
2 11 (22.45%) IBM
3 6 (12.24%) Sybase
4 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.16%) Teradata
6 3 (6.12%) CA
6 3 (6.12%) Hyperion
7 2 (4.08%) Citrix
8 1 (2.04%) Chordiant
8 1 (2.04%) Lotus
8 1 (2.04%) VMware
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £115000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago