The table below looks at the statistics for ISPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISPF over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Interactive System Productivity Facility (ISPF)
Rank - 41 -
Permanent jobs citing ISPF 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 0.45% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.84% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £50,000 £41,735
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +19.80%
ISPF
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
69 119 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 35.03% 53.36% 64.91%
Number of salaries quoted 60 103 210
Average salary £40,000 £39,900 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.25% +14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

ISPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISPF across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ISPF Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

ISPF
Salary Trend in Chester

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

ISPF Salary Trend in Chester