Period
to 24 January 2018

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 6 months to 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM Mainframe
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 229 195 223
Rank change year-on-year -34 +28 -1
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 2 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.036% 0.086% 0.082%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.093% 0.24% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Scotland median annual salary £48,500 £32,750 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.09% -21.08% -7.78%
10th Percentile £46,750 £24,125 £33,000
90th Percentile £50,250 £40,775 £48,200
UK median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% - +5.00%

IBM 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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,158 1,702 2,643
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.60% 36.49% 43.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,403 1,065 1,538
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

IBM Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 6 months to 24 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -23 2 £48,500 +48.09%
IBM Mainframe
UK

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, IT jobs citing IBM 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 Scotland region with a requirement for IBM Mainframe.

1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) CICS
2 1 (50.00%) JCL
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) CA Endevor
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring

IBM Mainframe
Co-occurring 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%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Oracle Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Oracle Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JCL
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle