The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank 254 216 218
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +2
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.027% 0.074% 0.035%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.29% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £70,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
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 Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1645 1394 1388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.42% 25.79% 24.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1174 1023 1106
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

iSeries
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Yorkshire

iSeries
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
West Yorkshire -36 2 £70,000 +75.00%
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) CRM
3 8 (66.67%) UNIX
4 7 (58.33%) Intel
4 7 (58.33%) Finance
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (50.00%) Marketing
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (50.00%) SOA
5 6 (50.00%) Middleware
5 6 (50.00%) Linux
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle
5 6 (50.00%) ERP
6 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
6 5 (41.67%) IBM
6 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (33.33%) SQL
8 3 (25.00%) MS Office
8 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
8 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
8 3 (25.00%) ISEB
8 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
8 3 (25.00%) System Testing
8 3 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (25.00%) Load Testing

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 6 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Operator
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 6 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) AS400
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) UNIX
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) CRM
2 6 (50.00%) SOA
2 6 (50.00%) ERP
3 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
3 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (25.00%) System Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Load Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Time Management
6 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Intel
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (41.67%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) EMC
4 1 (8.33%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) VMware