The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM iSeries
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 78 74
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 0 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry - 0.77% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.71% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Median salary - £25,000 £24,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

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 Coventry with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 171 221 281
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 29.74% 28.30% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 138 163 258
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,400 £55,000 £63,318
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

iSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing iSeries as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for iSeries in Coventry

iSeries
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for iSeries in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Coventry region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 5 (100.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Presales
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Replication
2 3 (60.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) AS400
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Escalation Management
4 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring

iSeries
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (80.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Replication
2 2 (40.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Presales
1 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Escalation Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM