The first 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 199 208 193
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 31 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.52% 0.057% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.81% 0.19% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 9
Average salary £51,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.42% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,100 £34,850
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £53,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +8.98%
Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1710 1610 1553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 28.53% 30.73% 28.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1360 1345 1317
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in the South West

Mainframe
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +2 10 £45,000 +130.76% 2
Wiltshire 0 10 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Bristol - 7 - - 1
Dorset -7 3 £43,750 -20.45%
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 19 (39.58%) IBM
1 19 (39.58%) Finance
2 15 (31.25%) DB2
3 14 (29.17%) CICS
3 14 (29.17%) RACF
3 14 (29.17%) IBM Mainframe
4 10 (20.83%) zOS
5 9 (18.75%) SQL
6 8 (16.67%) SAP
6 8 (16.67%) ITIL
6 8 (16.67%) Windows
6 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (16.67%) JCL
6 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 7 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (14.58%) Validation
7 7 (14.58%) Teradata
7 7 (14.58%) Banking
7 7 (14.58%) Retail
7 7 (14.58%) Data Management
8 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
8 6 (12.50%) RDBMS
8 6 (12.50%) UNIX
9 5 (10.42%) Web Services
9 5 (10.42%) SOA
9 5 (10.42%) Middleware
9 5 (10.42%) Project Management
9 5 (10.42%) Data Protection
9 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
10 4 (8.33%) Jenkins

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Application Platforms
1 14 (29.17%) CICS
2 4 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.08%) Apache
3 1 (2.08%) uWSGI
3 1 (2.08%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) DB2
2 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.25%) Adabas
3 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.17%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.17%) QlikView
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.17%) MS Access
4 2 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.08%) MySQL
5 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.33%) Hudson
2 4 (8.33%) Subversion
2 4 (8.33%) Maven
2 4 (8.33%) Ant
3 2 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (4.17%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.08%) Toad
4 1 (2.08%) JIRA
4 1 (2.08%) PhoneGap
General
1 19 (39.58%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Banking
2 7 (14.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Analyst
2 7 (14.58%) Technical Leader
3 6 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Senior Technician
5 4 (8.33%) Environment Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (6.25%) QA Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Junior DBA
7 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) SQL DBA
7 2 (4.17%) DBA
7 2 (4.17%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Platform Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Junior
7 2 (4.17%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Tester
8 1 (2.08%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) Web Services
1 5 (10.42%) Middleware
2 4 (8.33%) MSMQ
2 4 (8.33%) HTML
3 2 (4.17%) REST
3 2 (4.17%) SAP Basis
3 2 (4.17%) SAP XI
3 2 (4.17%) WCF
3 2 (4.17%) MDX
3 2 (4.17%) SOAP
4 1 (2.08%) .NET
4 1 (2.08%) CSS
4 1 (2.08%) Django
4 1 (2.08%) jQuery
4 1 (2.08%) Ajax
4 1 (2.08%) Sencha Touch
4 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.08%) Pylons
4 1 (2.08%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (6.25%) SWIFT
3 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) zOS
2 8 (16.67%) Windows
3 6 (12.50%) UNIX
4 3 (6.25%) Linux
5 2 (4.17%) MVS
6 1 (2.08%) Android
6 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.67%) ITIL
1 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (14.58%) Validation
2 7 (14.58%) Data Management
3 5 (10.42%) SOA
3 5 (10.42%) Project Management
3 5 (10.42%) Data Protection
4 4 (8.33%) Release Management
5 3 (6.25%) Migration
5 3 (6.25%) Low Latency
6 2 (4.17%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.17%) Test Strategy
6 2 (4.17%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (4.17%) ERP
6 2 (4.17%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.17%) CRM
7 1 (2.08%) MVC
7 1 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) SQL
2 8 (16.67%) JCL
3 3 (6.25%) COBOL
4 2 (4.17%) NATURAL
4 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.17%) VBA
5 1 (2.08%) Java
5 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.08%) C#
5 1 (2.08%) C++
5 1 (2.08%) Python
5 1 (2.08%) REXX
5 1 (2.08%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (29.17%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) CA Endevor
2 1 (2.08%) Ansible
2 1 (2.08%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) IBM
2 8 (16.67%) SAP
2 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.58%) Teradata
4 4 (8.33%) CA
5 3 (6.25%) Unisys
5 3 (6.25%) HP
6 2 (4.17%) Trillium
6 2 (4.17%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle
7 1 (2.08%) Green Hat
7 1 (2.08%) Sencha
Gloucestershire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + car, pension, bonus
Posted: 25 days ago