The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 139 111
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 0 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.16% 0.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.37% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 12
Median salary - £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +19.04%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,269 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.68% -6.00%  

Mainframe is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 682 1083 680
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 36.30% 44.15% 37.34%
Number of salaries quoted 503 671 561
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £26,500 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Mainframe as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe in Birmingham

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Mainframe in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT jobs citing 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) CA Gen
1 1 (100.00%) Presales

Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) CA Gen
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CA