The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 28 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 Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank 12 28 39
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +11
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 10 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.35% 2.77% 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.95% 9.20% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 2
Average salary - £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -10.61%
Miscellaneous Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
59 87 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 43.38% 30.10% 23.87%
Number of salaries quoted 28 77 50
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,500 £75,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
iSeries
England

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

iSeries
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

iSeries Salary Trend in the Midlands

iSeries
Top 3 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (100.00%) AS400
2 7 (70.00%) ERP
3 3 (30.00%) Finance

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Technical Support
1 7 (70.00%) AS400 Support
2 6 (60.00%) Technical Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ERP