The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Mainframe
Rank - 110 96
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 0 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.89% 0.094%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.30% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 1
Median salary - £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.00%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
IBM Mainframe
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
374 522 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 34.41% 38.72% 38.30%
Number of salaries quoted 341 450 359
Median salary £47,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,450
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

IBM Mainframe
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

IBM Mainframe Salary Trend in West Sussex

IBM Mainframe
Top 22 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing IBM 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for IBM Mainframe.

1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) CICS
1 2 (100.00%) REXX
1 2 (100.00%) XPEDITER
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) VSAM
1 2 (100.00%) Easytrieve
1 2 (100.00%) JCL
1 2 (100.00%) Syncsort
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) DataPower
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Control-M
2 1 (50.00%) MQSeries

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (100.00%) CICS
2 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) XPEDITER
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) VSAM
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) JCL
1 2 (100.00%) REXX
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Syncsort