The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 219 211 210
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 17 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.24% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.73% 0.68% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 12
Median salary £35,000 £24,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -34.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £34,900 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
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 West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2330 1904 1854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.99% 34.76% 34.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1655 1570 1570
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 West Midlands

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

iSeries
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

iSeries Salary Trend in the West Midlands

iSeries
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSeries across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

iSeries Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

iSeries
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Coventry -8 6 £25,000 -
Birmingham -11 6 £57,500 +202.63%
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £35,000 -
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 24 (66.67%) AS400
2 16 (44.44%) RPG
3 14 (38.89%) SQL
3 14 (38.89%) Windows
4 10 (27.78%) IBM
5 9 (25.00%) LAN
5 9 (25.00%) WAN
5 9 (25.00%) RPG IV
6 8 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 8 (22.22%) ITIL
7 7 (19.44%) Finance
8 6 (16.67%) JD Edwards
8 6 (16.67%) Java
8 6 (16.67%) ERP
8 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
9 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (13.89%) Retail
9 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
9 5 (13.89%) Windows Vista
9 5 (13.89%) Windows XP
9 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
9 5 (13.89%) C#
9 5 (13.89%) C++
9 5 (13.89%) .NET
10 4 (11.11%) Oracle
10 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
10 4 (11.11%) Cisco
10 4 (11.11%) Citrix

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (8.33%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 3 (8.33%) JDE World
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) LAN
1 9 (25.00%) WAN
2 4 (11.11%) SAN
3 2 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) DB2
1 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Retail
3 3 (8.33%) Back Office
3 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Analyst
2 12 (33.33%) Programmer
3 9 (25.00%) RPG Programmer
4 8 (22.22%) Analyst Programmer
4 8 (22.22%) RPG Analyst Programmer
5 7 (19.44%) Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Computer Operator
6 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.33%) JDE Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Head of IT
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Network Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (2.78%) IT Support Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (8.33%) Classic ASP
2 3 (8.33%) EDI
3 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
3 2 (5.56%) JDBC
3 2 (5.56%) Spring
4 1 (2.78%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (66.67%) AS400
2 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
3 5 (13.89%) Windows Vista
3 5 (13.89%) Windows XP
4 3 (8.33%) MVS
4 3 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.56%) Linux
5 2 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) ITIL
1 8 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (16.67%) ERP
3 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (8.33%) B2B
4 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.33%) Logistics
5 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.56%) Automated Testing
5 2 (5.56%) BDD
5 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.56%) Project Management
5 2 (5.56%) Scrum
5 2 (5.56%) TDD
5 2 (5.56%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) RPG
2 14 (38.89%) SQL
3 9 (25.00%) RPG IV
4 6 (16.67%) Java
5 5 (13.89%) C#
5 5 (13.89%) C++
6 3 (8.33%) COBOL
6 3 (8.33%) VC++
7 2 (5.56%) C
8 1 (2.78%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.33%) Job Entry Subsystem
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) IBM
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 6 (16.67%) JD Edwards
4 4 (11.11%) Cisco
4 4 (11.11%) Citrix
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle
5 3 (8.33%) Axway
5 3 (8.33%) Intel
5 3 (8.33%) OpenText
5 3 (8.33%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.78%) Dell
6 1 (2.78%) EMC
6 1 (2.78%) NetApp
6 1 (2.78%) Sun
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