Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 264 278 280
Rank change year-on-year +14 +2 -22
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 19 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.28% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 0.32% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 4
Manchester median annual salary £64,000 £48,500 £54,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.96% -11.42% +14.06%
10th Percentile £57,000 £26,250 £43,050
90th Percentile £71,000 £62,250 £63,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +20.00% -21.05%

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 Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,733 2,821 2,997
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 40.24% 38.01% 40.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2,296 2,268 2,586
Manchester median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe in Manchester

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Mainframe in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 15 (78.95%) Law
2 14 (73.68%) Java
3 12 (63.16%) Finance
4 11 (57.89%) Investment Banking
4 11 (57.89%) Banking
4 11 (57.89%) Wealth Management
4 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
4 11 (57.89%) Risk Management
5 10 (52.63%) JIRA
5 10 (52.63%) Confluence
6 8 (42.11%) Apple iOS
6 8 (42.11%) Wiki
6 8 (42.11%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (42.11%) Android
6 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (36.84%) Mobile App
8 6 (31.58%) Domain-Driven Design
8 6 (31.58%) RESTful
8 6 (31.58%) OOP
8 6 (31.58%) OO
8 6 (31.58%) TDD
8 6 (31.58%) Spring
8 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (31.58%) Extreme Programming
8 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
9 5 (26.32%) OCPJP
9 5 (26.32%) SOA
9 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
9 5 (26.32%) Arduino
9 5 (26.32%) Java 8

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 10 (52.63%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) JIRA
General
1 15 (78.95%) Law
2 12 (63.16%) Finance
3 11 (57.89%) Banking
3 11 (57.89%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Technical Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Mainframe Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) RESTful
1 6 (31.58%) Spring
2 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
2 5 (26.32%) React
3 2 (10.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (42.11%) Wiki
2 7 (36.84%) Mobile App
3 5 (26.32%) Arduino
4 1 (5.26%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Android
1 8 (42.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.26%) VME
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Risk Management
1 11 (57.89%) Wealth Management
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Domain-Driven Design
3 6 (31.58%) Extreme Programming
3 6 (31.58%) OO
3 6 (31.58%) OOP
3 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
3 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (31.58%) TDD
4 5 (26.32%) DevOps
4 5 (26.32%) SOA
5 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
6 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Logistics
6 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (10.53%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 2 (10.53%) Scrum
6 2 (10.53%) System Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) Java
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) Java 8
3 5 (26.32%) TypeScript
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
5 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) OCPJP
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) GDPR
2 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) HP ALM
2 1 (5.26%) HP SIM
2 1 (5.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) BMC
2 1 (5.26%) CA
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
2 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds