Period
to 24 September 2018

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

Mainframes
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 256 288 263
Rank change year-on-year +32 -25 -18
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 29 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.40% 0.063% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.07% 0.15% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 6
Manchester median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +14.83% -12.92%
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,725 £41,875
90th Percentile £71,000 £75,000 £63,125
North West median annual salary £40,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -19.00% +11.11% -5.26%

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 2,712 3,350 3,054
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 37.17% 42.26% 42.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2,228 2,779 2,655
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,250 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mainframe in Manchester over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Mainframe in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, 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 24 (82.76%) Java
1 24 (82.76%) Finance
2 23 (79.31%) Banking
3 20 (68.97%) Investment Banking
3 20 (68.97%) Law
3 20 (68.97%) Wealth Management
3 20 (68.97%) Risk Management
4 19 (65.52%) JavaScript
5 13 (44.83%) JIRA
5 13 (44.83%) Software Engineering
5 13 (44.83%) Confluence
5 13 (44.83%) Wiki
6 11 (37.93%) AngularJS
6 11 (37.93%) Mobile App
6 11 (37.93%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (37.93%) Arduino
6 11 (37.93%) Apple iOS
6 11 (37.93%) RESTful
6 11 (37.93%) Docker
6 11 (37.93%) DevOps
6 11 (37.93%) React
6 11 (37.93%) TypeScript
6 11 (37.93%) Java 8
6 11 (37.93%) OCPJP
6 11 (37.93%) Spring
6 11 (37.93%) Extreme Programming
6 11 (37.93%) TDD
6 11 (37.93%) Android
6 11 (37.93%) Domain-Driven Design
6 11 (37.93%) OOP

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 13 (44.83%) Confluence
2 3 (10.34%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.34%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 3 (10.34%) SAS EBI
2 3 (10.34%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 3 (10.34%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) JIRA
General
1 24 (82.76%) Finance
2 23 (79.31%) Banking
3 20 (68.97%) Investment Banking
3 20 (68.97%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Architect
1 11 (37.93%) Developer
1 11 (37.93%) Java Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Consultant
3 3 (10.34%) SAS Consultant
3 3 (10.34%) Software Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Technical Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Category Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Designer
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Category Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) AngularJS
1 11 (37.93%) React
1 11 (37.93%) RESTful
1 11 (37.93%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Wiki
2 11 (37.93%) Arduino
2 11 (37.93%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (37.93%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) CMDB
4 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Android
1 11 (37.93%) Apple iOS
2 4 (13.79%) Windows
3 3 (10.34%) Unix
4 1 (3.45%) Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.45%) VME
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Risk Management
1 20 (68.97%) Wealth Management
2 13 (44.83%) Software Engineering
3 11 (37.93%) DevOps
3 11 (37.93%) Domain-Driven Design
3 11 (37.93%) Extreme Programming
3 11 (37.93%) OO
3 11 (37.93%) OOP
3 11 (37.93%) SOA
3 11 (37.93%) TDD
4 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.34%) Analytics
6 3 (10.34%) Creative Thinking
6 3 (10.34%) Data Analytics
6 3 (10.34%) ETL
6 3 (10.34%) Statistics
6 3 (10.34%) Visual Analytics
7 1 (3.45%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) Java
2 19 (65.52%) JavaScript
3 11 (37.93%) Java 8
3 11 (37.93%) TypeScript
4 9 (31.03%) SQL
5 1 (3.45%) Perl
5 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) OCPJP
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (37.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP SIM
1 1 (3.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) BMC
2 1 (3.45%) CA
2 1 (3.45%) HP
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow
2 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds