The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 59 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.19% 0.39% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% 1.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £57,500 £80,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.12% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -14.11%
iSeries
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
179 196 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 33.33% 38.66% 48.96%
Number of salaries quoted 140 161 271
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,500 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

iSeries
Salary Trend in Slough

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Slough

iSeries
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) J2EE
2 4 (50.00%) SOAP
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) Test Management
2 4 (50.00%) REST
2 4 (50.00%) People Management
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) RPG
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) E-business
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) B2B
3 3 (37.50%) B2C

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) J2EE
2 4 (50.00%) SOAP
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) REST
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) MVC
1 4 (50.00%) Test Management
1 4 (50.00%) People Management
2 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
2 3 (37.50%) E-business
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) B2B
2 3 (37.50%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) RPG
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
1 4 (50.00%) Salesforce.com