The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank 98 93 83
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.17% 0.086%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% 0.54% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £44,875
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -10.86%
Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
465 370 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.25% 30.55% 30.22%
Number of salaries quoted 306 227 243
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
iSeries
Scotland

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing iSeries across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) International Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) FTP
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) RPG
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) RPG IV
3 1 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (75.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) International Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) RPG Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) RPG IV
2 1 (25.00%) RPG