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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 138 130 162
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +32
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 23 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.81% 0.85% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.96% 2.29% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 5
Median salary £36,250 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.44% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £28,300 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,160 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £49,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.06% +3.68%
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
1173 1133 1245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 41.26% 37.16% 32.39%
Number of salaries quoted 599 705 803
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £27,500
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 28 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 28 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 -5 18 £36,250 -19.44% 1
Edinburgh -9 3 - -
Mainframe
UK

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 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 (72.73%) Finance
2 20 (45.45%) Unix
3 18 (40.91%) SQL
4 17 (38.64%) Oracle
5 15 (34.09%) Banking
6 14 (31.82%) DB2
6 14 (31.82%) IBM
7 11 (25.00%) Java
7 11 (25.00%) Service Management
8 10 (22.73%) CICS
9 9 (20.45%) Windows
10 8 (18.18%) Change Management
10 8 (18.18%) Problem Management
10 8 (18.18%) Sybase
10 8 (18.18%) SLA
10 8 (18.18%) zOS
10 8 (18.18%) RACF
11 7 (15.91%) SAS
11 7 (15.91%) Investment Banking
11 7 (15.91%) Incident Management
11 7 (15.91%) WebSphere
11 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (15.91%) Mobile App
11 7 (15.91%) Mobile Banking
12 6 (13.64%) Time Sharing Option
12 6 (13.64%) Job Entry Subsystem
12 6 (13.64%) zSecure
12 6 (13.64%) ISPF
12 6 (13.64%) ITIL
13 5 (11.36%) MS Excel

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 10 (22.73%) CICS
2 7 (15.91%) SAS
2 7 (15.91%) WebSphere
3 4 (9.09%) MQSeries
4 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.27%) IBM Domino
5 1 (2.27%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.27%) IIS
5 1 (2.27%) JBoss
5 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.82%) MS Office
3 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.27%) Bluemix
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) Kerberos
1 4 (9.09%) SSH
1 4 (9.09%) SSL
2 1 (2.27%) DHCP
2 1 (2.27%) DNS
2 1 (2.27%) FirePass
2 1 (2.27%) Firewall
2 1 (2.27%) HTTP
2 1 (2.27%) NAS
2 1 (2.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) DB2
2 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (11.36%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 5 (11.36%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 4 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 32 (72.73%) Finance
2 15 (34.09%) Banking
3 7 (15.91%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) Applications Support
2 7 (15.91%) DB2 Support
2 7 (15.91%) Mainframe Support
2 7 (15.91%) Security Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Consultant
3 5 (11.36%) SAS Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) Computer Operator
4 4 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Applications Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Environment Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Mainframe Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Manual Tester
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Security Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) ISPF
2 5 (11.36%) Middleware
3 3 (6.82%) .NET
4 2 (4.55%) CGI
5 1 (2.27%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.27%) J2EE
5 1 (2.27%) Java EE
5 1 (2.27%) REST
5 1 (2.27%) SOAP
5 1 (2.27%) Struts
5 1 (2.27%) Web Services
5 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Mobile App
1 7 (15.91%) Mobile Banking
2 5 (11.36%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.36%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (9.09%) AS400
4 3 (6.82%) PKI
5 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.55%) DataPower
5 2 (4.55%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 20 (45.45%) Unix
2 9 (20.45%) Windows
3 8 (18.18%) zOS
4 1 (2.27%) Linux
4 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Service Management
2 8 (18.18%) Change Management
2 8 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 7 (15.91%) Incident Management
3 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (13.64%) ITIL
5 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (9.09%) CRM
5 4 (9.09%) Defect Management
5 4 (9.09%) Security Management
6 3 (6.82%) DevOps
6 3 (6.82%) Migration
6 3 (6.82%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.55%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (4.55%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.55%) Manual Testing
7 2 (4.55%) Matrix Management
7 2 (4.55%) Time Management
7 2 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) SQL
2 11 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (9.09%) JCL
4 2 (4.55%) Assembly Language
4 2 (4.55%) CLIST
4 2 (4.55%) COBOL
4 2 (4.55%) Perl
4 2 (4.55%) REXX
4 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) SLA
2 2 (4.55%) QA
3 1 (2.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) RACF
2 6 (13.64%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 6 (13.64%) Time Sharing Option
3 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.27%) Docker
4 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) zSecure
2 2 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.27%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Oracle
2 14 (31.82%) IBM
3 8 (18.18%) Sybase
4 5 (11.36%) CA
4 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.09%) Teradata
6 2 (4.55%) Citrix
7 1 (2.27%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.27%) Chordiant
7 1 (2.27%) HP
7 1 (2.27%) Lotus
7 1 (2.27%) VMware
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