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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 92 125 127
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +2
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 8 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.67% 0.18% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.83% 0.48% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 6
Median salary £23,750 £47,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +58.33%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
438 630 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.90% 38.32% 36.92%
Number of salaries quoted 359 535 585
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
Warrington - 7 £23,750 -
Chester - 1 £40,000 -
iSeries
North West

iSeries
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 7 (50.00%) RPG
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
1 7 (50.00%) MS Office
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (50.00%) AS400
1 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
1 7 (50.00%) Advertising
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) Billing
1 7 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills

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 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (50.00%) MS Office
General
1 7 (50.00%) Advertising
1 7 (50.00%) Billing
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
1 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) AS400 Developer
1 7 (50.00%) AS400 Programmer
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Programmer
1 7 (50.00%) RPG Developer
1 7 (50.00%) RPG Programmer
2 4 (28.57%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (28.57%) Applications Support
2 4 (28.57%) Graduate
2 4 (28.57%) Graduate Applications Support
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Billing Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) AS400
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 7 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) RPG
1 7 (50.00%) SQL