The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank - - 75
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,125 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+2.81% -1.23%
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 Merseyside region.

Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
220 204 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 36.85% 32.03% 34.85%
Number of salaries quoted 175 169 217
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £25,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,400 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

iSeries
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Merseyside

iSeries
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) Systems Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case