The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 144 173 174
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +1
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 1 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.040% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.29% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Median salary - £52,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +62.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
iSeries
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
959 1392 1354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.10% 41.69% 37.94%
Number of salaries quoted 547 825 869
Median salary £40,961 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.30% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,974 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,837 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +4.59%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing iSeries as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

iSeries
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Scotland

iSeries
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 1 - -
iSeries
UK

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing iSeries also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) RPG
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) RPG IV
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Cognizant
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) AS400
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Technician
1 1 (33.33%) RPG Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) AS400
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) RPG
1 1 (33.33%) RPG IV
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Avaya
1 1 (33.33%) Cognizant
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec