The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
England / South West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 232 209
Rank change year-on-year +2 -23  
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 6 8 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.11% 0.15% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.41% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 20
Median salary £38,750 £35,000 £38,591
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% -9.30%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,193 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £41,000 £52,000
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 the South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1983 1932 2057
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 37.92% 37.41% 34.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1591 1597 1630
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £26,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Mainframe
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Mainframe in the South West

Mainframe
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Gloucestershire +2 3 £35,000 -
Dorset - 2 £43,750 -
Bristol -19 1 - - 2
Mainframe
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South West region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 11 (57.89%) Java
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) TDD
2 10 (52.63%) MVC
2 10 (52.63%) Hibernate
2 10 (52.63%) Subversion
2 10 (52.63%) Spring
2 10 (52.63%) Maven
2 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
2 10 (52.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (52.63%) WebSphere
2 10 (52.63%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 10 (52.63%) Tomcat
2 10 (52.63%) Eclipse
2 10 (52.63%) IIS
2 10 (52.63%) Visual Studio
2 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
2 10 (52.63%) EJB
2 10 (52.63%) SOAP
2 10 (52.63%) Web Services
2 10 (52.63%) IBM
2 10 (52.63%) Middleware
2 10 (52.63%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) .NET Framework
2 10 (52.63%) Java SE
2 10 (52.63%) Unit Testing
2 10 (52.63%) Test Automation
2 10 (52.63%) RESTful
2 10 (52.63%) BDD

Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 10 (52.63%) IIS
1 10 (52.63%) Tomcat
1 10 (52.63%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.53%) Exstream Dialogue
2 2 (10.53%) StreamWeaver
3 1 (5.26%) CICS
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Eclipse
1 10 (52.63%) Maven
1 10 (52.63%) Subversion
1 10 (52.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.53%) Banking
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Software Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Java Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Java Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) .NET Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Developer
5 2 (10.53%) IT Support
5 2 (10.53%) IT Support Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Support Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Incident Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Operations Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Production Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
1 10 (52.63%) .NET Framework
1 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
1 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET Web API
1 10 (52.63%) EJB
1 10 (52.63%) Hibernate
1 10 (52.63%) Java SE
1 10 (52.63%) Middleware
1 10 (52.63%) REST
1 10 (52.63%) RESTful
1 10 (52.63%) SOAP
1 10 (52.63%) Spring
1 10 (52.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) User Experience
2 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
3 3 (15.79%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) BDD
2 10 (52.63%) Continuous Deployment
2 10 (52.63%) Customer Insight
2 10 (52.63%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 10 (52.63%) MVC
2 10 (52.63%) Performance Optimisation
2 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
2 10 (52.63%) TDD
2 10 (52.63%) Test Automation
2 10 (52.63%) Unit Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
3 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Service Management
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Document Composition
5 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Java
2 10 (52.63%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 10 (52.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) NDS
1 1 (5.26%) NetIQ eDirectory
1 1 (5.26%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (5.26%) zSecure
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) IBM
2 3 (15.79%) Peregrine
2 3 (15.79%) Sun
3 2 (10.53%) HP
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