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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 140 - 158
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.048% - 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% - 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £34,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.16% -14.37%
iSeries
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
733 737 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 35.29% 34.90% 31.64%
Number of salaries quoted 551 558 733
Average salary £46,500 £40,000 £43,485
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.25% -8.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

iSeries
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

iSeries
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) OpenLink
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Google Apps
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) RPG
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) COM
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OS/400

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (50.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Google Apps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Trainee Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Trainee
1 1 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) OS/400
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) RPG
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) OpenLink
2 1 (50.00%) Google