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

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 80 121 126
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +5
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 6 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.64% 0.40% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.88% 0.98% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 2
Median salary £40,000 £53,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.52% +39.47%
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
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
319 717 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 33.90% 41.21% 35.04%
Number of salaries quoted 270 553 447
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 £21,951 £25,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £57,500
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
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 June 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 -
iSeries
North West

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 23 (95.83%) AS400
2 22 (91.67%) RPG
2 22 (91.67%) Finance
3 16 (66.67%) RPG IV
4 6 (25.00%) Advertising
4 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.17%) MS Office
6 1 (4.17%) CSS
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL
6 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
6 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.17%) IBM
6 1 (4.17%) Benchmarking
6 1 (4.17%) HTML
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.17%) BT
6 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (4.17%) SEO
6 1 (4.17%) Retail
6 1 (4.17%) Billing
6 1 (4.17%) Google
6 1 (4.17%) Pay per click
6 1 (4.17%) Marketing
6 1 (4.17%) Web Development
6 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
6 1 (4.17%) Google Analytics
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.17%) jQuery

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 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 22 (91.67%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.17%) Billing
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Programmer
1 22 (91.67%) RPG Programmer
2 17 (70.83%) Analyst
3 16 (66.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 16 (66.67%) RPG Analyst Programmer
4 6 (25.00%) AS400 Developer
4 6 (25.00%) AS400 Programmer
4 6 (25.00%) Developer
4 6 (25.00%) RPG Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Billing Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Marketing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (95.83%) AS400
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.17%) Social Media
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (4.17%) Analytics
2 1 (4.17%) Benchmarking
2 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
2 1 (4.17%) Pay per click
2 1 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (4.17%) SEO
2 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) RPG
2 16 (66.67%) RPG IV
3 2 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) BT
1 1 (4.17%) Google
1 1 (4.17%) IBM