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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 250 260 249
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 1 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.016% 0.014% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.051% 0.041% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +26.86%
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
1958 2457 2159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 30.82% 34.53% 32.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1501 2020 1507
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 14 February 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
South Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 - 1
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 8 (50.00%) SQL
1 8 (50.00%) Retail
2 6 (37.50%) Unix
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (37.50%) IBM
2 6 (37.50%) Service Management
3 5 (31.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (31.25%) Project Management
3 5 (31.25%) Mainframe
3 5 (31.25%) Tandem
3 5 (31.25%) Banking
4 4 (25.00%) RPG
4 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (25.00%) AS400
4 4 (25.00%) ERP
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (18.75%) DB2
5 3 (18.75%) JUnit
5 3 (18.75%) Middleware
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) QA
5 3 (18.75%) Selenium
5 3 (18.75%) FitNesse
5 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Test Management
5 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
5 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle Fusion

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) DbUnit
1 3 (18.75%) FitNesse
1 3 (18.75%) JUnit
1 3 (18.75%) Selenium
General
1 8 (50.00%) Retail
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) RPG Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) QA Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) QA Tester
3 3 (18.75%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Middleware
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Mainframe
1 5 (31.25%) Tandem
2 4 (25.00%) AS400
2 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Unix
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Service Management
2 5 (31.25%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) ERP
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Change Control
4 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Test Management
4 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
4 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
5 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) Line Management
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) RPG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) IBM
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Lotus
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) VMware