The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
UK / Wales
Rank 94 99 105
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.18% 0.32% 0.076%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 0.98% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Median salary £33,000 £38,496 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.27% -57.22%
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 Wales region.

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
399 410 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 36.01% 32.70% 33.89%
Number of salaries quoted 320 338 382
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Wales

Mainframe
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 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
South Wales +7 2 £33,000 -14.27%
Mainframe
UK

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 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 Wales region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) Unisys
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) SAS EBI
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Java

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) SAS EBI
1 1 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) CRM Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Report Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Reporting Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (33.33%) Unisys