Period
to 20 February 2018

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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 114 155
Rank change year-on-year -30 +41 -21
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 9 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.39% 0.64% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.03% 1.64% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 5
Glasgow median annual salary £52,500 £37,750 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.07% -7.93% -8.89%
10th Percentile £29,650 £22,000 £25,400
90th Percentile £60,000 £76,250 £47,500
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £42,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year +25.00% +1.82% -14.06%

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 871 733 1,213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 38.03% 39.18% 45.33%
Number of salaries quoted 564 460 661
Glasgow median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,000 £27,450 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%

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 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Mainframe in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) Unix
4 4 (44.44%) IBM
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) RAD
5 3 (33.33%) Apache
5 3 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 3 (33.33%) IIS
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (33.33%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (11.11%) CICS
7 1 (11.11%) JCL
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) Statistics
7 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
7 1 (11.11%) Degree
7 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (11.11%) COBOL

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 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) IIS
1 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) CICS
2 1 (11.11%) SAS
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (11.11%) SAS EBI
1 1 (11.11%) SAS Visual Analytics
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) Star Schema
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) COBOL Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe Developer
2 1 (11.11%) SAS Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Server Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Server Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) RAD
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Statistics
4 1 (11.11%) Visual Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) COBOL
3 1 (11.11%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft