The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank - 54 52
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 0 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 2.50% 2.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 6.22% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 16
Average salary - £32,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
- +0.62%
iSeries
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
279 241 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 36.05% 40.23% 38.83%
Number of salaries quoted 219 210 212
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

iSeries
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Somerset