The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 201 - 215
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 4 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.093% - 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% - 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Average salary £24,500 - £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
iSeries
Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1364 1456 1568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.85% 30.59% 30.96%
Number of salaries quoted 972 1092 1288
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

iSeries
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

iSeries Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

iSeries
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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
Mirfield - 4 £24,500 -
iSeries
Yorkshire

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) FitNesse
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Management
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) DB2
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) DbUnit
1 2 (33.33%) FitNesse
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 3 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) IT Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) IT Support
2 3 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) QA Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) QA Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle