The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank 97 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 18 0 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.99% - 1.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.98% - 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 17
Average salary £32,500 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 - £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £48,800 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
452 331 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.92% 19.03% 23.42%
Number of salaries quoted 402 294 302
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,800 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
iSeries
West Midlands

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing iSeries across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

iSeries
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing iSeries across the Birmingham region.

iSeries Salary Trend in Birmingham

iSeries
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSeries across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

iSeries Salary Histogram in Birmingham

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing iSeries also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited iSeries.

1 23 (92.00%) AS400
2 14 (56.00%) IBM
3 10 (40.00%) Finance
4 9 (36.00%) RPG
5 7 (28.00%) C
5 7 (28.00%) C#
5 7 (28.00%) Delphi
5 7 (28.00%) Java
5 7 (28.00%) OO
5 7 (28.00%) Banking
5 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (28.00%) Degree
5 7 (28.00%) Mathematics
5 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (12.00%) Change Control
6 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.00%) Project Management
7 2 (8.00%) Advertising
8 1 (4.00%) Change Management
8 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (4.00%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) System Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (4.00%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (4.00%) DB2
8 1 (4.00%) Windows
8 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing iSeries also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited iSeries. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
1 1 (4.00%) LAN
1 1 (4.00%) WAN
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) DB2
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Analyst
2 10 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Delphi Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Software Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Programmer
3 7 (28.00%) Delphi Programmer
3 7 (28.00%) Delphi Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Network Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Field Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 23 (92.00%) AS400
2 7 (28.00%) Mathematics
2 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) OO
1 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (12.00%) Change Control
3 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Change Management
4 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) System Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) RPG
2 7 (28.00%) C
2 7 (28.00%) C#
2 7 (28.00%) Delphi
2 7 (28.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) IBM
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft