Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 114 154
Rank change year-on-year -17 +40 +1
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 17 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.74% 1.12% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.95% 2.79% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 5
Glasgow median annual salary £49,500 £40,250 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.98% -1.83% +32.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £24,975 £25,400
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,325 £47,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -6.98% -15.69%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 870 861 1122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 37.73% 40.14% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 543 404 671
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,900 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £58,750 £61,250
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 Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe in Glasgow

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Mainframe in Glasgow

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mainframe in Glasgow over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Mainframe in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 15 (88.24%) Oracle
2 11 (64.71%) Finance
3 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) Unix
3 8 (47.06%) Windows
4 7 (41.18%) IBM
5 6 (35.29%) ITIL
6 5 (29.41%) Process Improvement
7 4 (23.53%) JCL
7 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (23.53%) CICS
7 4 (23.53%) Java
7 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (23.53%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (17.65%) COBOL
8 3 (17.65%) .NET
8 3 (17.65%) SDLC
9 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
9 2 (11.76%) IIS
9 2 (11.76%) C#
9 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
9 2 (11.76%) DB2
9 2 (11.76%) RAD
9 2 (11.76%) Apache
9 2 (11.76%) Scrum
9 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
9 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
10 1 (5.88%) Statistics
10 1 (5.88%) ISPF

Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (23.53%) CICS
2 2 (11.76%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.88%) SAS
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) DB2
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (5.88%) SAS EBI
2 1 (5.88%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 1 (5.88%) Star Schema
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Architect
2 2 (11.76%) COBOL Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Mainframe Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
3 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) DBA
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Unix
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Process Improvement
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) SDLC
5 2 (11.76%) RAD
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
5 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.88%) Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) Creative Thinking
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
6 1 (5.88%) ETL
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.88%) Statistics
6 1 (5.88%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) JCL
3 3 (17.65%) COBOL
4 2 (11.76%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) CA Endevor
1 1 (5.88%) Control-M
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Oracle
2 7 (41.18%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft