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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 57 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 6 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.26% - 4.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.73% - 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 16
Average salary £53,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
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
161 236 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 33.89% 42.37% 33.15%
Number of salaries quoted 136 136 70
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 12 (85.71%) Billing
2 10 (71.43%) Java
3 8 (57.14%) RPG
4 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (50.00%) BT
4 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 7 (50.00%) Degree
5 6 (42.86%) AS400
6 5 (35.71%) Technical Analysis
6 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
6 5 (35.71%) RPG/400
6 5 (35.71%) Synon
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle
6 5 (35.71%) DB2
6 5 (35.71%) Web Services
6 5 (35.71%) Swing
6 5 (35.71%) JMS
6 5 (35.71%) SLA
7 4 (28.57%) ISO 9001
7 4 (28.57%) ITIL
7 4 (28.57%) Validation
7 4 (28.57%) Line Management
7 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
8 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (21.43%) Apache Flex
9 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
9 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
9 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (35.71%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Synon
General
1 12 (85.71%) Billing
2 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Software Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Software Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
1 5 (35.71%) Swing
1 5 (35.71%) JMS
2 3 (21.43%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) AS400
2 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Technical Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Line Management
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Validation
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) RPG
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
2 4 (28.57%) ISO 9001
3 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) BT
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) IBM