The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank 177 161 177
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 5 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.31% 0.029%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 1.01% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £38,250 £46,250 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.29% +189.06%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
iSeries
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
979 994 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 25.93% 30.43% 29.64%
Number of salaries quoted 776 838 867
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,725 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

iSeries
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

iSeries Salary Trend in the East Midlands

iSeries
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +3 3 £38,000 -24.00%
Northamptonshire - 2 £38,500 -
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 7 (87.50%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) RPG
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) AS400
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) FileNet
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Micro Focus
4 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (25.00%) Software AG
4 2 (25.00%) BMC
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (25.00%) EFT
4 2 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (25.00%) TIBCO
4 2 (25.00%) Middleware
4 2 (25.00%) webMethods
4 2 (25.00%) VB
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (25.00%) COBOL

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (25.00%) FileNet
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
1 1 (12.50%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (25.00%) COBOL Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Analyst Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) RPG Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) RPG Analyst Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET Analyst Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) Middleware
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) Ajax
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) AS400
2 2 (25.00%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) MVC
1 2 (25.00%) TDD
1 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (25.00%) OO
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Logistics
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) RPG
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (25.00%) VB
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) COBOL
3 2 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) RPG IV
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (25.00%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (25.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Micro Focus
3 2 (25.00%) Software AG
3 2 (25.00%) BMC
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) TIBCO
3 2 (25.00%) webMethods
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Tumbleweed
3 2 (25.00%) Axway
3 2 (25.00%) Tableau
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) McAfee
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Computacenter