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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 6 months to 19 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 258 222 176
Rank change year-on-year -36 -46 +97
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 7 10 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.12% 0.20% 0.100%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.54% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 3
10th Percentile £46,896 £56,250 £55,959
25th Percentile £51,615 £61,875 £61,147
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £68,566 £76,650 £75,163
Median % change year-on-year -10.55% +1.98% +31.29%
75th Percentile £80,855 £82,125 £80,531
90th Percentile £82,775 £85,000 -
North West median annual salary £56,456 £73,325 £60,000
% change year-on-year -23.01% +22.21% +37.93%

Mainframe is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,376 1,855 1,086
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 41.41% 37.63% 36.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,610 1,308 887
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £39,121
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £83,825 £70,000
North West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +10.00%

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Mainframe as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe in Manchester

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Mainframe in Manchester.

Salary trend for Mainframe in Manchester

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Mainframe in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Mainframe in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, IT jobs citing 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 7 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
2 4 (57.14%) Cognizant
2 4 (57.14%) Test Management
2 4 (57.14%) API Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Sprint Planning
2 4 (57.14%) Sprint Review
3 3 (42.86%) Agile
4 2 (28.57%) Unisys
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (14.29%) Technical Leadership
5 1 (14.29%) Thought Leadership
5 1 (14.29%) Strategic Roadmap
5 1 (14.29%) Evolutionary Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Social Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Technology Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Customer Experience
5 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (14.29%) System Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) DataStage
5 1 (14.29%) JCL
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) COBOL
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL

Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (14.29%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) API Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Sprint Planning
1 4 (57.14%) Sprint Review
1 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
1 4 (57.14%) Test Management
1 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) Agile
3 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Experience
4 1 (14.29%) Evolutionary Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Pattern Recognition
4 1 (14.29%) Strategic Roadmap
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Leadership
4 1 (14.29%) Technology Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) COBOL
1 1 (14.29%) JCL
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cognizant
2 2 (28.57%) Unisys
3 1 (14.29%) MuleSoft