The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 257 309 342
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +33
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 9 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.19% 0.056%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.44% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 6
Median salary £47,500 £49,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.04% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,500 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
iSeries
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
3373 4581 5949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 47.95% 43.12% 47.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2994 3771 4915
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £81,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

iSeries
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

iSeries Salary Trend in the City of London

iSeries
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSeries across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

iSeries Salary Histogram in the City of London

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 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 City of London region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 6 (60.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) AS400
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Retail
3 3 (30.00%) JIRA
3 3 (30.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Unix
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) MS Office
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) SLA
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (20.00%) Statistics
4 2 (20.00%) Confluence
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) E-business
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) API Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Presales
5 1 (10.00%) Clustering
5 1 (10.00%) Tandem
5 1 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (10.00%) Subversion
5 1 (10.00%) Maven

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Misys Equation
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Extranet
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) LoadUI
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Operations Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Operator
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Services Manager
2 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Provisioning Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) XSD
2 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) AS400
2 2 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (10.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) API Integration
2 2 (20.00%) E-business
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) B2B
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Presales
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) RAD
3 1 (10.00%) System Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) RPG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) Misys