The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 220 241 235
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 15 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.24% 0.099%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 0.65% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 5
Median salary £32,000 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -5.40%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
iSeries
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2017 2142 2182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.50% 36.32% 35.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1664 1734 1754
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

iSeries
Salary Trend in the South West

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

iSeries Salary Trend in the South West

iSeries
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSeries across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

iSeries Salary Histogram in the South West

iSeries
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Wiltshire +11 6 £43,000 -8.51%
Bristol +16 1 £31,500 +12.50%
Gloucestershire -11 1 £25,500 -27.14%
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 South West region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 24 (72.73%) RPG
2 19 (57.58%) System Testing
3 15 (45.45%) AS400
3 15 (45.45%) SQL
4 14 (42.42%) RPG IV
5 12 (36.36%) FTP
5 12 (36.36%) DB2
5 12 (36.36%) ERP
5 12 (36.36%) RPG III
5 12 (36.36%) Infor
5 12 (36.36%) IFS
6 7 (21.21%) Web Development
6 7 (21.21%) IBM
6 7 (21.21%) Sun
6 7 (21.21%) HP
6 7 (21.21%) Dell
7 2 (6.06%) SAN
7 2 (6.06%) NetApp
7 2 (6.06%) OS/400
7 2 (6.06%) Unix
7 2 (6.06%) AIX
7 2 (6.06%) Finance
7 2 (6.06%) NAS
8 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.03%) Web Services
8 1 (3.03%) XML
8 1 (3.03%) HTML

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) FTP
2 2 (6.06%) NAS
2 2 (6.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) DB2
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Programmer
2 13 (39.39%) AS400 Developer
2 13 (39.39%) Developer
3 10 (30.30%) Analyst
3 10 (30.30%) Analyst Programmer
4 9 (27.27%) AS400 Programmer
4 9 (27.27%) RPG Analyst Programmer
4 9 (27.27%) RPG Programmer
5 7 (21.21%) Hardware Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) RPG Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Storage Specialist
7 1 (3.03%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) HTML
1 1 (3.03%) Web Services
1 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) AIX
1 2 (6.06%) OS/400
1 2 (6.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) System Testing
2 12 (36.36%) ERP
3 7 (21.21%) Web Development
4 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) RPG
2 15 (45.45%) SQL
3 14 (42.42%) RPG IV
4 12 (36.36%) RPG III
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) IFS
1 12 (36.36%) Infor
2 7 (21.21%) Dell
2 7 (21.21%) HP
2 7 (21.21%) IBM
2 7 (21.21%) Sun
3 2 (6.06%) NetApp