Period
to 23 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited iSeries over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM iSeries
London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 323 365 407
Rank change year-on-year +42 +42 +72
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 3 11 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.029% 0.082% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.060% 0.17% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 32
City of London median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% -4.04% -29.29%
10th Percentile £41,250 £32,625 £31,875
90th Percentile £43,750 £65,000 £59,875
London median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% -10.00% +11.11%

iSeries is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4971 6311 9314
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 48.10% 46.91% 44.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4445 5609 7649
City of London median annual salary £61,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.09% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £32,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £86,250
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

iSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing iSeries as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for iSeries in the City of London

iSeries
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing iSeries in the City of London.

Salary trend for iSeries in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 3 (100.00%) RPG
1 3 (100.00%) Misys
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Misys Equation
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements

iSeries
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Misys Equation
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Programmer
1 3 (100.00%) RPG Programmer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) RPG
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Misys