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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 91 - 90
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 8 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.72% - 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.83% - 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 5
Average salary £40,000 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 - £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 - £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
iSeries
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
437 396 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 39.37% 34.71% 35.81%
Number of salaries quoted 345 335 311
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

iSeries
Salary Trend in Kent

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Kent

iSeries
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSeries across the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

iSeries Salary Histogram in Kent

iSeries
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £27,000 - 1
Canterbury - 2 £48,000 -
Sittingbourne - 1 £45,000 -
iSeries
South East

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 5 (62.50%) RPG
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) MAPICS
2 4 (50.00%) ERP
2 4 (50.00%) AS400
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) CMS
3 3 (37.50%) FTP
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Release Management
4 2 (25.00%) VBA
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Telerik
5 1 (12.50%) Subversion
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (37.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Junior
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Excel Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ERP Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) Junior IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) XML
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) WCF
2 1 (12.50%) LINQ
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) CSS3
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (12.50%) Kendo UI
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) AS400
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ERP
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) RPG
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 2 (25.00%) VBA
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) MAPICS
2 1 (12.50%) Telerik
Tunbridge Wells
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 11 days ago