The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 135 141
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.056% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.15% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -18.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -2.06%  

Mainframe is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 524 689 905
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 40.40% 38.60% 39.35%
Number of salaries quoted 420 520 610
Median salary £47,500 £54,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.03% +8.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Mainframe as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe in Reading

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Mainframe in Reading