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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 83 120 126
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +6
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 7 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.70% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.87% 0.42% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 2
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +31.57%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
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
374 709 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 37.21% 40.65% 37.86%
Number of salaries quoted 314 534 496
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing iSeries as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSeries across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

iSeries Salary Histogram in Cheshire

iSeries
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chester - 6 £40,000 -
Warrington +13 1 £23,500 -53.00%
iSeries
North West

iSeries
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing iSeries 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 19 (90.48%) RPG
1 19 (90.48%) Finance
1 19 (90.48%) AS400
2 12 (57.14%) RPG IV
3 7 (33.33%) Advertising
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Billing
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) MS Office
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
4 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
4 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.76%) BT

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
General
1 19 (90.48%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Advertising
3 2 (9.52%) Billing
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Programmer
1 19 (90.48%) RPG Programmer
2 14 (66.67%) Analyst
3 12 (57.14%) Analyst Programmer
3 12 (57.14%) RPG Analyst Programmer
4 7 (33.33%) AS400 Developer
4 7 (33.33%) AS400 Programmer
4 7 (33.33%) Developer
4 7 (33.33%) RPG Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Billing Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 19 (90.48%) AS400
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
3 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) RPG
2 12 (57.14%) RPG IV
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) BT