The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 85 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 16 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.23% 0.54% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.31% 1.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 0
Average salary £40,000 £49,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
iSeries
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
483 710 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 37.07% 38.30% 34.93%
Number of salaries quoted 411 599 396
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

iSeries
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Cheshire

iSeries
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 2 £37,500 -
iSeries
North West

iSeries
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 26 (100.00%) AS400
2 20 (76.92%) Finance
2 20 (76.92%) RPG
2 20 (76.92%) RPG IV
3 5 (19.23%) Benchmarking
3 5 (19.23%) Social Media
3 5 (19.23%) Digital Media
3 5 (19.23%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (19.23%) Analytics
3 5 (19.23%) User Experience
3 5 (19.23%) Google
3 5 (19.23%) Pay per click
3 5 (19.23%) Marketing
3 5 (19.23%) Web Development
3 5 (19.23%) Google Analytics
3 5 (19.23%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (19.23%) jQuery
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
3 5 (19.23%) CSS
3 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
3 5 (19.23%) HTML
3 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
3 5 (19.23%) IBM
3 5 (19.23%) Retail
3 5 (19.23%) SEO
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) OS/400

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (76.92%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Marketing
2 5 (19.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Analyst
1 20 (76.92%) Analyst Programmer
1 20 (76.92%) Programmer
1 20 (76.92%) RPG Analyst Programmer
1 20 (76.92%) RPG Programmer
2 5 (19.23%) Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) Digital Marketing Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) Marketing Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) Lead Analyst Programmer
3 2 (7.69%) Lead Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) CSS
1 5 (19.23%) HTML
1 5 (19.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 26 (100.00%) AS400
2 5 (19.23%) Digital Media
2 5 (19.23%) Social Media
2 5 (19.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Analytics
1 5 (19.23%) Benchmarking
1 5 (19.23%) Digital Marketing
1 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
1 5 (19.23%) Pay per click
1 5 (19.23%) Responsive Web Design
1 5 (19.23%) SEO
1 5 (19.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) RPG
1 20 (76.92%) RPG IV
2 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
2 5 (19.23%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Google
1 5 (19.23%) IBM
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft