The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 35 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.99% - 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.32% - 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
iSeries
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
53 65 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 26.37% 36.72% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 43 47 67
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing iSeries as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

iSeries
Salary Trend in Chester

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Chester

iSeries
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Chester region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 8 (100.00%) RPG
1 8 (100.00%) AS400
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) RPG IV
2 4 (50.00%) Advertising
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Programmer
1 8 (100.00%) RPG Programmer
2 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 4 (50.00%) AS400 Developer
2 4 (50.00%) AS400 Programmer
2 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) RPG Analyst Programmer
2 4 (50.00%) RPG Developer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) RPG
2 4 (50.00%) RPG IV