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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Mainframe
Rank - 211 -
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.11% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £36,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.26%
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
1872 1787 1916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.43% 32.90% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1522 1498 1602
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

IBM Mainframe
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing IBM 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 IBM Mainframe.

1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) Control-M
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) C++

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing IBM 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 IBM Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) BMC