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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 51 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.16% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.85% - -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £33,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+28.78% -17.50%
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
188 153 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 36.86% 34.62% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 169 118 128
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Chorley - 11 £50,000 - 1
iSeries
North West

iSeries
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 23 (100.00%) C#
1 23 (100.00%) RPG
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (95.65%) Mentoring
2 22 (95.65%) QA
2 22 (95.65%) ASP.NET
3 14 (60.87%) Waterfall
4 13 (56.52%) SQL
4 13 (56.52%) .NET Framework
5 9 (39.13%) AS400
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.35%) Progress
6 1 (4.35%) Back Office
6 1 (4.35%) RPG IV

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 23 (100.00%) Software Team Leader
2 22 (95.65%) Development Team Leader
2 22 (95.65%) .NET Team Leader
2 22 (95.65%) Software Development Team Leader
3 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (95.65%) ASP.NET
3 13 (56.52%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (95.65%) Mentoring
3 14 (60.87%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
1 23 (100.00%) RPG
2 13 (56.52%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) RPG IV
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (95.65%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Progress
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