The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank 183 150 -
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.027% 0.077% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £39,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -14.44%
iSeries
West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
859 701 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.19% 26.98% 23.84%
Number of salaries quoted 629 520 544
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

iSeries
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Leeds

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) CRM
3 7 (63.64%) UNIX
3 7 (63.64%) Intel
3 7 (63.64%) Finance
4 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (54.55%) Middleware
4 6 (54.55%) SOA
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle
4 6 (54.55%) ERP
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (54.55%) Marketing
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
6 4 (36.36%) IBM
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
7 3 (27.27%) MS Office
7 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
7 3 (27.27%) ISEB
7 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
7 3 (27.27%) System Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (27.27%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Load Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (54.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Solutions Architect
1 6 (54.55%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Operator
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Middleware
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) UNIX
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) CRM
2 6 (54.55%) SOA
2 6 (54.55%) ERP
3 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
4 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 3 (27.27%) System Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Load Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
5 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Time Management
6 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
1 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Intel
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) EMC
4 1 (9.09%) VMware