The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 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
Mainframes
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 42 65 59
Rank change year-on-year +23 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.31% 0.16% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.75% 0.43% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £100,000 £80,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,269 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.59% -10.00%  

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 Slough with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 133 230 201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 41.30% 36.62% 35.64%
Number of salaries quoted 116 173 163
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,200 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £79,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Mainframe in Slough

Mainframe
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing 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 Slough region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Applications Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) SOA