The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Wilmslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 3.13% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.38% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £28,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Mainframe
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wilmslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
47 16 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 48.96% 23.88% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 45 15 30
Average salary £38,750 £33,750 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.81% +29.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £23,400 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £40,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Wilmslow

Mainframe
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (80.00%) JCL
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) CICS
3 3 (60.00%) VSAM
3 3 (60.00%) COBOL
4 1 (20.00%) REXX
4 1 (20.00%) MVS
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) CICS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) COBOL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (60.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JCL
2 3 (60.00%) COBOL
3 1 (20.00%) REXX
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM