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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank - 97 82
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.090% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.25% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.84%
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
499 398 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.12% 35.89% 37.57%
Number of salaries quoted 327 231 214
Average salary £40,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA