Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
England > South West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 325 323 296
Rank change year-on-year -2 -27 +7
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 5 18 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.049% 0.17% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.44% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 48
South West median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £45,623
Median salary % change year-on-year - -23.28% -10.10%
10th Percentile £32,500 £21,264 £36,119
90th Percentile £46,150 £38,750 £55,337
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

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 the South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3916 4086 4537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 38.07% 37.96% 38.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3104 3372 3684
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,763 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Mainframe as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Gloucestershire +18 2 £35,000 -
Devon +13 2 £46,089 +116.74%
Bristol -27 1 - - 3
Mainframe
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) StreamWeaver
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Exstream
2 2 (40.00%) Exstream Dialogue
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) SEO
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Taxonomies
2 2 (40.00%) Ontologies
2 2 (40.00%) Data Engineering

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 2 (40.00%) Exstream Dialogue
1 2 (40.00%) StreamWeaver
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Data Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Data Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Document Composition
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Ontologies
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) SEO
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle