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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 98 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 1 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.078% 1.11% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 2.87% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 0
Median salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.57% +2.10%
Mainframe
UK

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
372 522 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 28.90% 38.67% 34.52%
Number of salaries quoted 303 448 355
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -11 1 - -
Mainframe
UK

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) Unisys
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) CA Endevor
4 1 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) VSAM
4 1 (16.67%) JCL
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (16.67%) COBOL
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) RPG
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence

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 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Applications Developer
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Architect
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Solutions Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) IT Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) COBOL Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (16.67%) VSAM
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 2 (33.33%) SOA
1 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) COBOL
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JCL
3 1 (16.67%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Unisys
2 1 (16.67%) IBM