The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 225 224 240
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 6 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.37% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.92% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 5
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -44.28%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
Mainframe
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1829 2293 2298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.59% 40.21% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1485 1806 1784
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,939 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Mainframe
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in the South West

Mainframe
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the South West region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Gloucestershire -21 4 £37,500 +4.16%
Bristol +11 2 - - 1
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 South West region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 7 (36.84%) IBM
1 7 (36.84%) RACF
1 7 (36.84%) JCL
1 7 (36.84%) IBM Mainframe
2 6 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (31.58%) Test Scripting
2 6 (31.58%) SDLC
2 6 (31.58%) REXX
2 6 (31.58%) Software Testing
2 6 (31.58%) ISTQB
2 6 (31.58%) Degree
3 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
3 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) MS Office
4 4 (21.05%) Tivoli
4 4 (21.05%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 4 (21.05%) ISPF
4 4 (21.05%) Time Sharing Option
4 4 (21.05%) Defect Management
4 4 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Time Management
5 3 (15.79%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (15.79%) CLIST
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
5 3 (15.79%) StreamWeaver
5 3 (15.79%) SMTP
5 3 (15.79%) CICS
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (15.79%) CICS
1 3 (15.79%) StreamWeaver
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.53%) MS Access
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) GIS
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
1 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner
1 2 (10.53%) Selenium
1 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Billing
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Test Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Security Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Mainframe Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) IT Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) IT Security Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Information Security Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Security Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) IBM Mainframe
2 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
3 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
1 3 (15.79%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) SDLC
1 6 (31.58%) Software Testing
1 6 (31.58%) Test Scripting
1 6 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Defect Management
3 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
3 4 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Time Management
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Financial Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (10.53%) Functional Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Software Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Supply Chain Management
5 2 (10.53%) Test Management
5 2 (10.53%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) JCL
2 6 (31.58%) REXX
3 3 (15.79%) CLIST
3 3 (15.79%) COBOL
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) C
4 2 (10.53%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) VBA
5 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
1 6 (31.58%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.26%) CISA
3 1 (5.26%) CISM
3 1 (5.26%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) COBIT
2 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) RACF
2 4 (21.05%) Time Sharing Option
2 4 (21.05%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (15.79%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Tivoli
2 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (5.26%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) IBM
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
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