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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank - 225 226
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 0 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.14% 0.017%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.44% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
Average salary - £32,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
2190 1805 1751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.02% 32.19% 30.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1667 1391 1446
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) CRM
3 5 (71.43%) UNIX
3 5 (71.43%) Intel
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) Marketing
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (57.14%) Middleware
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 4 (57.14%) ERP
4 4 (57.14%) SOA
5 3 (42.86%) IBM
5 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
6 2 (28.57%) System Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
6 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 2 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
6 2 (28.57%) Legal

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 4 (57.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Middleware
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) CRM
2 4 (57.14%) ERP
2 4 (57.14%) SOA
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) System Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
4 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Intel
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) VMware