Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 124 143
Rank change year-on-year -33 +19 -21
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 9 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.36% 0.50% 0.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.89% 1.23% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 11
Glasgow median annual salary £41,500 £33,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.88% +34.00% -44.44%
10th Percentile £36,550 £24,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,850 £52,500
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 Glasgow with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,007 815 1,212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 40.77% 40.85% 46.03%
Number of salaries quoted 707 526 559
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.41% -2.22% +7.14%

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 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Mainframe in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 May 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%) IBM
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) TOGAF
4 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) Solaris
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) DB2
4 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 3 (33.33%) IIS
4 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 3 (33.33%) RAD
4 3 (33.33%) Apache
4 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (33.33%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Bitbucket
5 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 2 (22.22%) Ansible
5 2 (22.22%) Middleware
5 2 (22.22%) Unix
5 2 (22.22%) AIX
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (11.11%) Open Source

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%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
1 1 (11.11%) SSH
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Bitbucket
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
1 4 (44.44%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Auditor
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Mainframe Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) RACF Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Auditor
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) Middleware
3 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) ISPF
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) Java EE
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) Struts
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Solaris
2 2 (22.22%) AIX
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) HPUX
3 1 (11.11%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) TOGAF
2 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) RAD
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) CLIST
3 1 (11.11%) COBOL
3 1 (11.11%) JCL
3 1 (11.11%) REXX
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 1 (11.11%) RACF
1 1 (11.11%) Time Sharing Option
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) IBM
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) CA
3 1 (11.11%) Chordiant
3 1 (11.11%) Cognizant
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) VMware