Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM iSeries
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 326 331 369
Rank change year-on-year +5 +38 +83
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 2 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.019% 0.075% 0.035%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.041% 0.16% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 5
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £48,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.71% -7.62% -22.79%
10th Percentile £57,500 £45,875 £32,050
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £57,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £49,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +21.21% -5.71% -22.79%

iSeries is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,904 5,121 6,746
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 46.98% 47.92% 47.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4,378 4,677 5,796
City of London median annual salary £61,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.96% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% 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 18 January 2018, 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 2 (100.00%) RPG
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) AS400
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Control-M
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) MQSeries

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Banking Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) RPG Analyst Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) RPG Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Analyst Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) RPG
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM