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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 226 217 206
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 9 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.037% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.095% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 11
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
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
2003 2109 2054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.03% 39.38% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1597 1725 1727
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing iSeries across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - 4 £47,500 - 1
Wiltshire +1 3 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Dorset - 2 - -
Somerset - 1 £35,000 -
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 11 (91.67%) AS400
2 7 (58.33%) RPG
2 7 (58.33%) RPG IV
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) .NET
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (33.33%) IBM
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (16.67%) C
6 2 (16.67%) DB2
6 2 (16.67%) AIX
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco
6 2 (16.67%) Control-M
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) VMware
6 2 (16.67%) Banking
6 2 (16.67%) Retail
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 2 (16.67%) Release Management
6 2 (16.67%) Twitter
7 1 (8.33%) HTML
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle
7 1 (8.33%) MS Project
7 1 (8.33%) MS Office

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 4 (33.33%) Development Team Leader
2 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (8.33%) AS400 Operator
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) Ext JS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) AS400
2 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (16.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) RPG
1 7 (58.33%) RPG IV
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Twitter
3 1 (8.33%) Infor
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £42000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Car Allow Bonus Bens
Posted: 6 days ago