Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited iSeries over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM iSeries
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 115 147
Rank change year-on-year +13 +32 +3
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 6 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.46% 0.76% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.22% 2.15% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 8
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £23,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.17% -31.85% +10.66%
South East median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% -

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 Kent with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 490 605 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 37.38% 35.48% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 397 514 691
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% -6.10%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,125 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

iSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing iSeries as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for iSeries in Kent

iSeries
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for iSeries in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Kent region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) RPG
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 6 (100.00%) VBA
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (100.00%) Cognos
1 6 (100.00%) EDI
1 6 (100.00%) ERP
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (100.00%) AS400
1 6 (100.00%) EDIFACT
1 6 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) Pentaho
1 6 (100.00%) ActionScript 2.0
1 6 (100.00%) RPG IV
1 6 (100.00%) High Availability
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server

iSeries
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) Pentaho
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) AS400 Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) RPG Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) EDI
1 6 (100.00%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (100.00%) ERP
1 6 (100.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 6 (100.00%) ActionScript 2.0
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) RPG
1 6 (100.00%) RPG IV
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cognos
1 6 (100.00%) IBM