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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Mainframe
UK / Scotland
Rank 136 157 146
Rank change year-on-year +21 -11  
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 2 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.086% 0.068% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.16% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Median salary £25,000 £23,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.69% -48.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £42,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year +64.70% -12.82%  

IBM 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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 852 1276 1105
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 36.74% 43.64% 35.75%
Number of salaries quoted 549 763 654
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

IBM Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM Mainframe in Scotland

IBM Mainframe
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for IBM Mainframe in Scotland

IBM Mainframe
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +25 1 £25,000 +8.69%
Edinburgh - 1 - -
IBM Mainframe
UK

IBM Mainframe
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for IBM Mainframe.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) JCL
2 1 (50.00%) AS400
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (50.00%) SAS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) AS400 Operator
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Operator
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Risk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Computer Operator
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Operator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) AS400
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JCL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM