The first 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank 53 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.91% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.03% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £41,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £44,875
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -10.86%
Miscellaneous Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
128 92 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 27.12% 18.93% 20.57%
Number of salaries quoted 102 86 96
Average salary £38,500 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.33% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £20,000 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £41,600 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
iSeries
North West

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 29 July 2014. 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 - 8 £44,000 - 4
Preston - 1 £38,500 -
iSeries
North West

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) RPG
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) AS400
2 6 (60.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) Release Management
3 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (50.00%) System Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (40.00%) QA
5 1 (10.00%) WatchGuard
5 1 (10.00%) Draytek
5 1 (10.00%) IPsec
5 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) ADSL
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) IPsec
1 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Team Leader
2 5 (50.00%) Development Team Leader
2 5 (50.00%) Software Team Leader
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Team Leader
3 4 (40.00%) Software Development Team Leader
3 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 5 (50.00%) Release Management
1 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (50.00%) System Testing
1 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) RPG
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) IBM
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) HP
1 1 (10.00%) Avaya
1 1 (10.00%) VMware
1 1 (10.00%) WatchGuard
1 1 (10.00%) Draytek
Chorley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago