Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM Mainframe
England > London
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 807 841 843
Rank change year-on-year +34 +2 +49
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 4 20 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.006% 0.027% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.012% 0.053% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 1
London median annual salary £75,000 £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -30.77% +18.18%
10th Percentile £56,000 £42,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £98,000 £58,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £38,750 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -13.89% -25.00% +14.29%

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 33,456 37,835 37,409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.64% 50.34% 47.27%
Number of salaries quoted 25,984 27,025 31,879
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £88,750
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
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe in London over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram 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 19 September 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 -26 1 £95,000 +111.11%
IBM Mainframe
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (75.00%) CICS
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) COBOL
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) DB2
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (50.00%) Big Data
3 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (50.00%) WSDL
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) JBoss
3 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (50.00%) ClearCase
3 2 (50.00%) JMS
3 2 (50.00%) Chordiant
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) EJB

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 3 (75.00%) CICS
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) EJB
1 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) JMS
1 2 (50.00%) JSP
1 2 (50.00%) Servlets
1 2 (50.00%) Struts
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) WSDL
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) AS400
4 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) OS/390
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) BDD
1 2 (50.00%) Data Governance
1 2 (50.00%) Information Management
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Task Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) COBOL
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PL/1
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) REXX
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) ACF2
1 1 (25.00%) RACF
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (25.00%) HP ALM
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Chordiant
2 2 (50.00%) Cognizant
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Lotus
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) VMware