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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
England / South West
Rank 223 232 242
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 9 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.34% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 0.86% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 5
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -42.85%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -14.00%

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
1779 2215 2042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.92% 39.71% 34.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1406 1738 1616
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £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 18 January 2017. 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 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
Dorset +23 3 - -
Bristol +11 3 - -
Gloucestershire -14 3 £37,500 +4.16% 1
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Software Testing
2 7 (38.89%) ISTQB
2 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (38.89%) Test Scripting
2 7 (38.89%) SDLC
3 6 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 6 (33.33%) Degree
3 6 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 6 (33.33%) QA
3 6 (33.33%) RACF
3 6 (33.33%) IBM
3 6 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (33.33%) ITIL
4 5 (27.78%) MS Office
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle
5 4 (22.22%) JCL
5 4 (22.22%) Tivoli
5 4 (22.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 4 (22.22%) Integration Testing
5 4 (22.22%) ISPF
5 4 (22.22%) Time Sharing Option
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
5 4 (22.22%) Defect Management
5 4 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (16.67%) Software Delivery

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 2 (11.11%) CICS
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.11%) MS Access
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) JIRA
1 3 (16.67%) LoadRunner
1 3 (16.67%) Selenium
1 3 (16.67%) WebDriver
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
2 3 (16.67%) Billing
2 3 (16.67%) Investment Banking
2 3 (16.67%) Legal
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Test Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (5.56%) Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Mainframe Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Programmer
3 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
1 6 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
1 3 (16.67%) Unix
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) SDLC
1 7 (38.89%) Software Testing
1 7 (38.89%) Test Scripting
1 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) Defect Management
3 4 (22.22%) Integration Testing
3 4 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 3 (16.67%) E-Discovery
4 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 3 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 3 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) Test Management
4 3 (16.67%) V-Model
4 3 (16.67%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) JCL
3 3 (16.67%) C
3 3 (16.67%) Perl
3 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (16.67%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) CLIST
4 2 (11.11%) REXX
4 2 (11.11%) VBA
5 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) ISTQB
2 6 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) RACF
2 4 (22.22%) Time Sharing Option
2 4 (22.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (16.67%) NDS
3 3 (16.67%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 3 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Tivoli
2 3 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) IBM
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
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