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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 20 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 1.96% - 1.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.09% - 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £56,730
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -
Mainframe
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
11 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 21.57% 35.09% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 17
Average salary £38,125 £38,750 £45,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.61% -14.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,075 £27,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £56,730 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Mainframe
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in West Lothian

Mainframe
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Livingston - 1 - -
Mainframe
Scotland

Mainframe
Top 5 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) ICL
1 1 (100.00%) IDMS
1 1 (100.00%) VME

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) IDMS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe Programmer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) VME
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) ICL