The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank - - 96
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - - 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
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 Glasgow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
423 521 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 35.22% 37.32% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 284 347 320
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

iSeries
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Glasgow

iSeries
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (100.00%) RPG
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) MKS
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) RPG IV
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (100.00%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) AS400 Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) RPG
1 1 (100.00%) RPG IV
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) MKS