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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 70 64 62
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.49% 0.34% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.72% 1.40% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £35,000 £38,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.49% -4.37%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
232 143 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 28.43% 23.99% 33.51%
Number of salaries quoted 190 127 155
Average salary £40,000 £41,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.19% +19.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,750 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSeries across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

iSeries Salary Histogram in Coventry

iSeries
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 11 (91.67%) AS400
2 10 (83.33%) IBM
3 8 (66.67%) ITIL
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) Finance
4 7 (58.33%) Retail
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Vista
4 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
4 7 (58.33%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
5 6 (50.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (8.33%) Lawson
6 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (8.33%) Server Building
6 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) i5/OS
6 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (8.33%) OS/400
6 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Replication

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Lawson
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
1 7 (58.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Operations Manager
2 2 (16.67%) AS400 Operator
3 1 (8.33%) IT Operations Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Operator
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) AS400
2 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Windows Vista
1 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
2 6 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (8.33%) OS/400
3 1 (8.33%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Server Building
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) IBM