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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank - 55 -
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.65% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.07% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £38,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
iSeries
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
183 145 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 31.34% 31.39% 24.48%
Number of salaries quoted 150 116 100
Average salary £40,000 £37,123 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.75% +23.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,300 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £42,350 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

iSeries
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Lancashire

iSeries
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) RPG
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) AS400
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 3 (100.00%) Development Team Leader
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Team Leader
1 3 (100.00%) Software Development Team Leader
1 3 (100.00%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) RPG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA