The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM iSeries
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank - 94 94
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 0 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.075% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.17% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £45,500
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 432 603 469
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 38.33% 45.13% 34.95%
Number of salaries quoted 283 385 256
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £59,150 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

iSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

iSeries
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for iSeries in Edinburgh