Period
to 21 September 2017

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 21 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 132 127
Rank change year-on-year -15 -5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 6 5 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.23% 0.21% 0.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 0.53% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 18
Edinburgh median annual salary £61,250 - £46,000
10th Percentile £36,250 - £31,700
90th Percentile £78,000 - £54,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £40,250 £46,000
% change year-on-year +24.22% -12.50% -7.54%

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 1101 937 1081
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 41.77% 39.44% 36.46%
Number of salaries quoted 635 540 645
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,086 £23,850
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +2.33% +3.61% +3.75%

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

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mainframe in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Mainframe in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) SAS
2 3 (50.00%) Middleware
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) DB2
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Reference Data
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Cloud

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 3 (50.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
1 1 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Delivery Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Technical Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematical Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Scorecard
3 1 (16.67%) Scorecard Development
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) IBM