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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Mainframe
Rank - - 228
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.054%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £33,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
2183 1779 1957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.86% 33.12% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1614 1422 1615
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £61,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing IBM Mainframe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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