The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 88 85 77
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 9 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.95% 0.65% 0.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.79% 1.85% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 6
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -38.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
iSeries
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
323 324 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 34.18% 35.14% 40.41%
Number of salaries quoted 262 282 304
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,100 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

iSeries
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

iSeries
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. 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
Cheltenham - 6 £35,000 -
Gloucester - 3 £40,000 - 1
iSeries
South West

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 11 (100.00%) AS400
2 9 (81.82%) IBM
3 8 (72.73%) Finance
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 5 (45.45%) COBOL
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
5 5 (45.45%) Windows
5 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
5 5 (45.45%) LPAR
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (45.45%) SDLC
6 3 (27.27%) RPG
7 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
7 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (18.18%) INSURE/90
8 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
8 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
8 1 (9.09%) MSTest
8 1 (9.09%) RPG IV
8 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
8 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
8 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (9.09%) VMware
8 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) INSURE/90
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MSTest
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Support Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) AS400 Support
3 3 (27.27%) RPG Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 2 (18.18%) AS400 Developer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) AS400
2 5 (45.45%) LPAR
2 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (45.45%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (9.09%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
1 5 (45.45%) SDLC
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) COBOL
3 3 (27.27%) RPG
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
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