Period
to 26 April 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 6 months to 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 128 115
Rank change year-on-year 0 -13 +10
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 14 10 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.53% 0.45% 1.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.32% 1.15% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 21
Edinburgh median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £10,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +450.00% -74.60%
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £42,000 £23,750
% change year-on-year +25.00% +76.84% -47.22%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,057 869 1,165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 39.99% 39.50% 44.84%
Number of salaries quoted 681 565 733
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £71,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +11.11%

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Mainframe as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe in Edinburgh

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Mainframe in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT jobs citing Mainframe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 8 (57.14%) RACF
1 8 (57.14%) Service Management
1 8 (57.14%) ACF2
1 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) Unix
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (35.71%) ETL
3 5 (35.71%) SAS
3 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (35.71%) Star Schema
3 5 (35.71%) Analytics
3 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
3 5 (35.71%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 5 (35.71%) Visual Analytics
3 5 (35.71%) Statistics
3 5 (35.71%) Banking
3 5 (35.71%) SAS EBI
3 5 (35.71%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 5 (35.71%) Creative Thinking
4 4 (28.57%) Data Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) EMC

Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 5 (35.71%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
1 5 (35.71%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 5 (35.71%) SAS EBI
1 5 (35.71%) SAS Visual Analytics
1 5 (35.71%) Star Schema
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Security Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) SAS Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Mainframe Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Storage Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Storage Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Unix
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
1 8 (57.14%) Service Management
2 5 (35.71%) Analytics
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) Creative Thinking
2 5 (35.71%) ETL
2 5 (35.71%) Statistics
2 5 (35.71%) Visual Analytics
3 4 (28.57%) Data Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) ACF2
1 8 (57.14%) RACF
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) EMC
1 1 (7.14%) IBM