Period
to 27 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 6 months to 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank - 194 319
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 0 2 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.055% 0.070%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.14% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) - £60,000 £60,000
Central London median annual salary - £60,000 £60,000

Mainframe is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,251 1,397 3,676
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 37.47% 38.21% 36.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2,002 1,223 3,165
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £38,750
25th Percentile £56,438 £55,000 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £108,500 £105,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Mainframe as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe in the City of London

Mainframe
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Mainframe in the City of London.

Salary trend for Mainframe in the City of London