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

Mainframes
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 59 73
Rank change year-on-year +4 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.23% 0.67% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.71% 1.47% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £26,000 £55,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -52.72% +41.02%  
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 Lancashire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 141 204 195
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 32.34% 45.43% 33.16%
Number of salaries quoted 111 173 161
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £50,000
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

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

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Mainframe
Co-occurring 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 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle