The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 62 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.20% - 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% - 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
Mainframe
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
160 194 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 31.87% 30.22% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 138 181 179
Average salary £46,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,250 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Slough

Mainframe
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region citing 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 Mainframe.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region citing 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 Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) IBM