The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 51 55 60
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 15 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.65% 0.86% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.43% 2.31% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 1
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Mainframe
Wiltshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
178 173 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 31.39% 37.20% 42.45%
Number of salaries quoted 127 151 198
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Swindon

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Swindon

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 14 (73.68%) Finance
2 13 (68.42%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (68.42%) Web Services
3 9 (47.37%) Citrix
3 9 (47.37%) Mentoring
3 9 (47.37%) Technical Analysis
4 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 5 (26.32%) JSON
5 5 (26.32%) WebSphere
5 5 (26.32%) WCF
5 5 (26.32%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 5 (26.32%) HTML5
5 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
5 5 (26.32%) REST
5 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
5 5 (26.32%) Line Management
5 5 (26.32%) Android
5 5 (26.32%) Banking
5 5 (26.32%) BPEL
5 5 (26.32%) Information Management
5 5 (26.32%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
5 5 (26.32%) MVC
5 5 (26.32%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (26.32%) Middleware
5 5 (26.32%) C#
5 5 (26.32%) HTML
5 5 (26.32%) .NET
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 5 (26.32%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (26.32%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
1 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 14 (73.68%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Technical Specialist
1 8 (42.11%) Designer
2 7 (36.84%) Technical Designer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Designer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 5 (26.32%) Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) Technical Leader
6 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Designer
6 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Designer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (5.26%) Lead Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Lead Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) Web Services
2 5 (26.32%) MSMQ
2 5 (26.32%) Middleware
2 5 (26.32%) JSON
2 5 (26.32%) WCF
2 5 (26.32%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 5 (26.32%) HTML5
2 5 (26.32%) REST
2 5 (26.32%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
1 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Android
1 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (47.37%) Technical Analysis
2 9 (47.37%) Mentoring
3 5 (26.32%) Line Management
3 5 (26.32%) BPEL
3 5 (26.32%) Information Management
3 5 (26.32%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) UML
3 5 (26.32%) Data Modelling
3 5 (26.32%) SOA
3 5 (26.32%) MVC
4 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) Coaching
4 4 (21.05%) People Management
4 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.26%) Cyber Security
5 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Citrix
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) SAP
3 5 (26.32%) Unisys
3 5 (26.32%) IBM