The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
North West / Lancashire
Rank - 45 46
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 0 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 1.81% 2.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 4.41% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 9
Median salary - £47,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.06%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,269 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.59% -10.00%  

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 Lancashire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 154 136 151
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 36.93% 40.96% 35.70%
Number of salaries quoted 141 109 138
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,560 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Mainframe in Lancashire

Mainframe
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) VB
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (100.00%) AS400
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Advertising
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) VB6
1 8 (100.00%) Ajax
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
1 8 (100.00%) iSeries
1 8 (100.00%) RESTful
1 8 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 8 (100.00%) SDLC

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (100.00%) Advertising
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Programmer
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 8 (100.00%) C# Programmer
1 8 (100.00%) Programmer
1 8 (100.00%) VB Analyst Programmer
1 8 (100.00%) VB Programmer
1 8 (100.00%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
1 8 (100.00%) VB6 Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) Ajax
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) RESTful
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) AS400
1 8 (100.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) VB
1 8 (100.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft