The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank 69 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 6 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.95% 0.33% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.96% 1.18% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 2
Average salary £55,000 £23,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+131.57% -20.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £33,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -16.25%
iSeries
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
203 169 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 32.12% 28.26% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 179 113 126
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing iSeries across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

iSeries
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Coventry

iSeries
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 2 (33.33%) RPG

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 6 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 6 (100.00%) Support Team Leader
1 6 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) RPG
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) IBM