The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 54 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 9 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.97% - 3.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.16% - 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 15
Average salary £49,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £33,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+28.78% -17.50%
iSeries
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
146 193 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 32.02% 45.52% 37.75%
Number of salaries quoted 114 118 136
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,100 £46,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

iSeries
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Warrington

iSeries
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSeries across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

iSeries Salary Histogram in Warrington

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 17 (80.95%) SQL
2 14 (66.67%) ITIL
3 12 (57.14%) DB2
3 12 (57.14%) AS400
3 12 (57.14%) Telecoms
4 10 (47.62%) Billing
4 10 (47.62%) IBM
5 7 (33.33%) Java
5 7 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
6 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (23.81%) Degree
6 5 (23.81%) BT
6 5 (23.81%) RPG
6 5 (23.81%) Swing
6 5 (23.81%) JMS
6 5 (23.81%) Synon
6 5 (23.81%) Web Services
6 5 (23.81%) Technical Analysis
6 5 (23.81%) RPG/400
7 4 (19.05%) Migration
7 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
8 3 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (14.29%) ISO 9001
8 3 (14.29%) SLA
9 2 (9.52%) Oracle
9 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
9 2 (9.52%) Change Management
9 2 (9.52%) Time Management
9 2 (9.52%) Data Migration

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 12 (57.14%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Synon
General
1 12 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 10 (47.62%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Software Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Administrator
2 2 (9.52%) Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Software Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Data Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Software Support Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Swing
1 5 (23.81%) JMS
1 5 (23.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) AS400
2 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (23.81%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Migration
4 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) Change Management
6 2 (9.52%) Time Management
6 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Data Management
6 2 (9.52%) Validation
6 2 (9.52%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) RPG
3 5 (23.81%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) IBM
2 5 (23.81%) BT
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle