Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 27 43
Rank change year-on-year -20 +16 -26
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 26 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 4.30% 5.08% 2.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.78% 7.06% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 5
Knutsford median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -30.00% -6.10%
10th Percentile £40,700 £32,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £53,250 £37,500 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00% -7.41%

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 Knutsford with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Knutsford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 334 85 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 55.30% 72.03% 37.46%
Number of salaries quoted 130 10 91
Knutsford median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% -21.05%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,300 £22,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £65,000 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 21 (80.77%) Banking
2 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) Java
2 15 (57.69%) Finance
3 14 (53.85%) SQL
3 14 (53.85%) DB2
4 13 (50.00%) COBOL
4 13 (50.00%) CICS
4 13 (50.00%) WebSphere
5 12 (46.15%) Risk Management
5 12 (46.15%) SDLC
5 12 (46.15%) JBoss
5 12 (46.15%) JMS
5 12 (46.15%) WSDL
5 12 (46.15%) WebLogic
5 12 (46.15%) EJB
5 12 (46.15%) JSP
5 12 (46.15%) Servlets
5 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
5 12 (46.15%) Web Services
5 12 (46.15%) XML
5 12 (46.15%) XSD
6 11 (42.31%) Oracle
6 11 (42.31%) Service Management
6 11 (42.31%) Wealth Management
6 11 (42.31%) Investment Banking
7 10 (38.46%) TDD
7 10 (38.46%) BDD
7 10 (38.46%) Assembly Language
7 10 (38.46%) J2EE

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 13 (50.00%) CICS
1 13 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (46.15%) JBoss
2 12 (46.15%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.85%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) PaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) DMZ
1 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.85%) SSH
1 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) DB2
2 2 (7.69%) IMS/DB
3 1 (3.85%) GIS
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) ClearCase
1 9 (34.62%) Subversion
2 1 (3.85%) XPEDITER
General
1 21 (80.77%) Banking
2 15 (57.69%) Finance
3 11 (42.31%) Investment Banking
4 8 (30.77%) Law
5 5 (19.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Consultant
2 3 (11.54%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Programmer
3 2 (7.69%) Systems Programmer
4 1 (3.85%) Automation Tester
4 1 (3.85%) CICS Programmer
4 1 (3.85%) CICS Systems Programmer
4 1 (3.85%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.85%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Messaging Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Middleware Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Release Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (3.85%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Tester
4 1 (3.85%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) EJB
1 12 (46.15%) JMS
1 12 (46.15%) JSP
1 12 (46.15%) Servlets
1 12 (46.15%) Web Services
1 12 (46.15%) WSDL
1 12 (46.15%) XML
1 12 (46.15%) XSD
2 10 (38.46%) J2EE
3 9 (34.62%) Hibernate
3 9 (34.62%) Struts
4 6 (23.08%) Middleware
5 1 (3.85%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (3.85%) ISPF
5 1 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) PMI
2 4 (15.38%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.85%) AS400
3 1 (3.85%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) IVR
3 1 (3.85%) Online Banking
3 1 (3.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Unix
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
3 3 (11.54%) Linux
4 2 (7.69%) AIX
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Risk Management
2 12 (46.15%) SDLC
3 11 (42.31%) Service Management
3 11 (42.31%) Wealth Management
4 10 (38.46%) BDD
4 10 (38.46%) TDD
5 9 (34.62%) Waterfall
6 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (30.77%) PRINCE2
6 8 (30.77%) Project Management
6 8 (30.77%) Test Automation
7 7 (26.92%) CMMI
7 7 (26.92%) PRINCE
7 7 (26.92%) RUP
8 5 (19.23%) Agile Project Management
9 4 (15.38%) Information Security
9 4 (15.38%) ITIL
10 3 (11.54%) Change Management
10 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) Java
2 14 (53.85%) SQL
3 13 (50.00%) COBOL
4 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
5 10 (38.46%) Assembly Language
6 3 (11.54%) JCL
7 2 (7.69%) REXX
8 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) BladeLogic
1 1 (3.85%) CA Wily
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle
2 9 (34.62%) Chordiant
3 8 (30.77%) IBM
4 2 (7.69%) CA
5 1 (3.85%) Ab Initio
5 1 (3.85%) BMC
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.85%) Teradata