The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank - 157 151
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 0 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire - 0.078% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.19% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Median salary - £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 746 1062 946
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 34.05% 41.37% 40.81%
Number of salaries quoted 590 812 720
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

iSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

iSeries
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for iSeries in Hertfordshire

iSeries
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Applications Specialist
2 3 (60.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (40.00%) Applications Support Specialist
3 2 (40.00%) Support Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM