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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 28 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 36 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 6.75% 0.70% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.72% 1.95% -
Number of salaries quoted 36 5 0
Average salary £46,377 £51,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.10% -5.00%
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
229 257 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 42.96% 36.04% 37.32%
Number of salaries quoted 207 204 154
Average salary £46,377 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 2015.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Swindon

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 27 (67.50%) Web Services
2 21 (52.50%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (50.00%) Finance
4 16 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (37.50%) Citrix
5 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 15 (37.50%) PCI DSS
5 15 (37.50%) Technical Analysis
6 14 (35.00%) Banking
6 14 (35.00%) SQL
7 12 (30.00%) UNIX
7 12 (30.00%) IBM
8 11 (27.50%) Systems Analysis
9 10 (25.00%) Time Management
9 10 (25.00%) SAP
9 10 (25.00%) ITIL
10 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 8 (20.00%) VBScript
10 8 (20.00%) VBA
10 8 (20.00%) Windows
10 8 (20.00%) UML
10 8 (20.00%) Middleware
10 8 (20.00%) Six Sigma
10 8 (20.00%) Service Management
10 8 (20.00%) Scrum
10 8 (20.00%) Law
10 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
10 8 (20.00%) Waterfall
10 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Sentinel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 20 (50.00%) Finance
2 14 (35.00%) Banking
3 8 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Technical Specialist
2 12 (30.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 8 (20.00%) Performance Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Test Leader
4 4 (10.00%) Performance Test Leader
5 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (7.50%) Designer
5 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Designer
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Designer
6 2 (5.00%) AWS Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Infrastructure Designer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (67.50%) Web Services
2 8 (20.00%) Middleware
3 6 (15.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (52.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (20.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) UNIX
2 8 (20.00%) Windows
3 6 (15.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (37.50%) Technical Analysis
3 11 (27.50%) Systems Analysis
4 10 (25.00%) Time Management
4 10 (25.00%) ITIL
5 8 (20.00%) UML
5 8 (20.00%) Six Sigma
5 8 (20.00%) Service Management
5 8 (20.00%) Scrum
5 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 8 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 8 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
5 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 8 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
6 6 (15.00%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (12.50%) Line Management
7 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) SQL
2 8 (20.00%) VBScript
2 8 (20.00%) VBA
2 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (15.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (37.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 15 (37.50%) Citrix
2 12 (30.00%) IBM
3 10 (25.00%) SAP
4 5 (12.50%) Unisys
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle
5 4 (10.00%) HP
Swindon
Annapurna
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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