The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in Knutsford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
Cheshire / Knutsford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 11 32
Rank change year-on-year -24 +21  
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 18 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 6.29% 9.09% 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.84% 21.74% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 1
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.85% -30.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -2.06%  

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 Knutsford with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Knutsford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 166 23 54
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 58.04% 41.82% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 47 7 50
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +47.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £48,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Knutsford 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 Knutsford

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Salary trend for Mainframe in Knutsford

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mainframe in Knutsford over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Mainframe in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 23 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 19 (82.61%) Banking
2 16 (69.57%) Finance
3 12 (52.17%) Java
3 12 (52.17%) WebSphere
3 12 (52.17%) SDLC
4 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
5 10 (43.48%) EJB
5 10 (43.48%) JSP
5 10 (43.48%) Servlets
5 10 (43.48%) JMS
6 9 (39.13%) WSDL
6 9 (39.13%) WebLogic
6 9 (39.13%) JBoss
6 9 (39.13%) Web Services
6 9 (39.13%) XML
6 9 (39.13%) XSD
6 9 (39.13%) TDD
7 8 (34.78%) BDD
7 8 (34.78%) SQL
8 7 (30.43%) Oracle
8 7 (30.43%) DB2
8 7 (30.43%) IBM
8 7 (30.43%) Service Management
9 6 (26.09%) Risk Management
10 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (21.74%) CICS
10 5 (21.74%) J2EE
10 5 (21.74%) Linux
10 5 (21.74%) COBOL

Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 12 (52.17%) WebSphere
2 9 (39.13%) JBoss
2 9 (39.13%) WebLogic
3 5 (21.74%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) DB2
2 2 (8.70%) IMS/DB
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) ClearCase
1 4 (17.39%) Subversion
General
1 19 (82.61%) Banking
2 16 (69.57%) Finance
3 4 (17.39%) Investment Banking
4 3 (13.04%) Retail
4 3 (13.04%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Applications Support
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Messaging Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Middleware Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Designer
5 2 (8.70%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Mainframe Support
5 2 (8.70%) Support Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.35%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Project Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) EJB
1 10 (43.48%) JMS
1 10 (43.48%) JSP
1 10 (43.48%) Servlets
2 9 (39.13%) Web Services
2 9 (39.13%) WSDL
2 9 (39.13%) XML
2 9 (39.13%) XSD
3 5 (21.74%) J2EE
4 4 (17.39%) Hibernate
4 4 (17.39%) Struts
5 3 (13.04%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (13.04%) Middleware
5 3 (13.04%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) IBM Mainframe
1 3 (13.04%) PKI
1 3 (13.04%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Windows
3 3 (13.04%) AIX
3 3 (13.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) SDLC
2 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (39.13%) TDD
4 8 (34.78%) BDD
5 7 (30.43%) Service Management
6 6 (26.09%) Risk Management
7 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (17.39%) Change Management
8 4 (17.39%) Performance Management
8 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
8 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
8 4 (17.39%) Wealth Management
9 3 (13.04%) Agile Project Management
9 3 (13.04%) CMMI
9 3 (13.04%) Cryptography
9 3 (13.04%) ITIL
9 3 (13.04%) PRINCE
9 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
9 3 (13.04%) Project Management
9 3 (13.04%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) Java
2 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) COBOL
5 4 (17.39%) Assembly Language
6 1 (4.35%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) PMI Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) BladeLogic
1 3 (13.04%) CA Wily
1 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) IBM
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Chordiant
3 3 (13.04%) BMC
3 3 (13.04%) CA
4 1 (4.35%) Teradata