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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 87 98
Rank change year-on-year -12 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 7 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.58% 1.77% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.52% 3.96% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 3
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +79.59%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £47,500 £47,750
% change year-on-year -7.89% -0.52%  

Mainframe is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 462 581 501
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 37.96% 44.76% 39.76%
Number of salaries quoted 297 221 298
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.75% -3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Mainframe as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Mainframe in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (41.67%) CICS
3 5 (41.67%) IBM
3 5 (41.67%) JCL
4 4 (33.33%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 3 (25.00%) RACF
5 3 (25.00%) Assembly Language
5 3 (25.00%) CA
5 3 (25.00%) REXX
5 3 (25.00%) zOS
5 3 (25.00%) Unix
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) COBOL
5 3 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) ISPF
5 3 (25.00%) Time Sharing Option
6 2 (16.67%) CLIST
6 2 (16.67%) People Management
6 2 (16.67%) SDLC
6 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 2 (16.67%) Time Management
6 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
6 2 (16.67%) VSAM
6 2 (16.67%) SSH
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) Information Security

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 5 (41.67%) CICS
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
2 2 (16.67%) MQSeries
2 2 (16.67%) SAS
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Kerberos
1 2 (16.67%) SSH
1 2 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (8.33%) FTP
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Architect
1 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) COBOL Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Designer
2 1 (8.33%) Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Environment Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Mainframe Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Mainframe Programmer
2 1 (8.33%) Mainframe Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Mainframe Systems Programmer
2 1 (8.33%) Mainframe Systems Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Programmer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Technician
2 1 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Programmer
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) ISPF
2 2 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (16.67%) PKI
1 2 (16.67%) VSAM
2 1 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
1 3 (25.00%) zOS
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Information Security
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) People Management
2 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (16.67%) RAD
2 2 (16.67%) Scrum
2 2 (16.67%) SDLC
2 2 (16.67%) Security Management
2 2 (16.67%) Time Management
2 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Line Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) JCL
3 3 (25.00%) Assembly Language
3 3 (25.00%) COBOL
3 3 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) REXX
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) CLIST
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 3 (25.00%) RACF
2 3 (25.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) zSecure
2 1 (8.33%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) IBM
3 3 (25.00%) CA
4 2 (16.67%) Sybase
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago