The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank 5 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 23.81% - 5.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 31.25% - 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £77,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
iSeries
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 76.19% 47.73% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 6
Average salary £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

iSeries
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

iSeries Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

iSeries
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) SAP
1 11 (100.00%) DSDM
1 11 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 11 (100.00%) DataStage
1 11 (100.00%) AS400
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Waterfall

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (100.00%) DataStage
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) DSDM
1 11 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) SAP
1 11 (100.00%) Salesforce.com