The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Mainframe
Rank - 213 191
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.059% 0.093%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.18% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.78%
UK excluding London average salary £44,794 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.69% +11.76%
IBM Mainframe
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1922 1667 1469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.10% 32.91% 34.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1498 1429 1189
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IBM Mainframe
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

IBM Mainframe Salary Trend in the West Midlands