Period
to 14 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM Mainframe
England > London
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 795 834 812
Rank change year-on-year +39 -22 +58
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 1 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.001% 0.024% 0.043%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.003% 0.047% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 12
London median annual salary £95,000 £45,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +111.11% -40.00% +36.36%
10th Percentile £87,500 £42,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £58,500 £81,250
England median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £57,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% -21.05% +8.57%

IBM 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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32,755 38,201 35,558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.49% 50.36% 46.83%
Number of salaries quoted 25,911 27,395 30,213
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

IBM Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM Mainframe in London

IBM Mainframe
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for IBM Mainframe in London

IBM Mainframe
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe within the London region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -16 1 £95,000 +111.11% 1
IBM Mainframe
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT jobs citing IBM 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 London region with a requirement for IBM Mainframe.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) PMP
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) REXX
1 1 (100.00%) PL/1
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) RACF
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB

IBM Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 1 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PL/1
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) REXX
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) ACF2
1 1 (100.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM