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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 98 97 114
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.077% 0.29% 0.060%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.82% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
iSeries
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
550 485 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.44% 35.58% 31.68%
Number of salaries quoted 326 275 324
Median salary £46,250 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £69,197 £55,500 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

iSeries
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Edinburgh

iSeries
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM