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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 128 - 102
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 2 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.12% - 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% - 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 13
Average salary £53,750 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
701 696 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.38% 36.31% 34.61%
Number of salaries quoted 554 523 421
Average salary £40,250 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.33% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSeries across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

iSeries Salary Histogram 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 31 August 2015. 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 - 1 £47,500 -
Warrington - 1 £60,000 -
iSeries
North West

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) RPG
1 4 (50.00%) DB2
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
1 4 (50.00%) Billing
2 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (37.50%) SDLC
2 3 (37.50%) AS400
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (37.50%) B2B
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Flex
3 2 (25.00%) SLA
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Google
4 1 (12.50%) Pay per click
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
4 1 (12.50%) SEO
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 4 (50.00%) Billing
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Leader
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Apache Flex
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
1 3 (37.50%) AS400
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) SDLC
1 3 (37.50%) B2B
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Pay per click
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
3 1 (12.50%) SEO
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) RPG
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Google