The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM iSeries
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 - 51
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 16 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 3.80% - 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.53% - 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 3
Median salary £40,000 - £50,000
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 Lancashire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 152 150 148
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 36.10% 43.35% 34.82%
Number of salaries quoted 140 118 135
Median salary £35,000 £33,750 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +8.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,230 £25,780 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

iSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

iSeries
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for iSeries in Lancashire

iSeries
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston - 14 £40,000 -
Chorley - 2 £35,000 - 1
iSeries
North West

For the 6 months to 30 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 41 (97.62%) SQL
2 35 (83.33%) RPG
3 34 (80.95%) ERP
3 34 (80.95%) DB2
3 34 (80.95%) IBM
3 34 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (78.57%) AS400
4 33 (78.57%) SDLC
5 27 (64.29%) ITIL
5 27 (64.29%) Waterfall
5 27 (64.29%) Unit Testing
6 9 (21.43%) XML
7 8 (19.05%) C#
7 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
7 8 (19.05%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (16.67%) Mainframe
8 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (16.67%) VB6
8 7 (16.67%) Finance
8 7 (16.67%) Advertising
8 7 (16.67%) HTML
8 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 7 (16.67%) Windows
8 7 (16.67%) RDBMS
8 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 7 (16.67%) CSS
8 7 (16.67%) SOAP
8 7 (16.67%) Web Services
8 7 (16.67%) VB
8 7 (16.67%) .NET

iSeries
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 8 (19.05%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (80.95%) DB2
2 7 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 7 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (16.67%) Advertising
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 30 (71.43%) Analyst
2 23 (54.76%) Support Analyst
3 21 (50.00%) Applications Support
3 21 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 18 (42.86%) Programmer
5 11 (26.19%) RPG Programmer
5 11 (26.19%) Senior Programmer
5 11 (26.19%) Senior RPG Programmer
6 7 (16.67%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 7 (16.67%) .NET Programmer
6 7 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
6 7 (16.67%) C# Programmer
6 7 (16.67%) VB Analyst Programmer
6 7 (16.67%) VB Programmer
6 7 (16.67%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
6 7 (16.67%) VB6 Programmer
7 2 (4.76%) Software Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Software Support Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) ERP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) XML
2 7 (16.67%) .NET
2 7 (16.67%) Ajax
2 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 7 (16.67%) CSS
2 7 (16.67%) HTML
2 7 (16.67%) RESTful
2 7 (16.67%) SOAP
2 7 (16.67%) WCF
2 7 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (78.57%) AS400
2 7 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
1 34 (80.95%) ERP
2 33 (78.57%) SDLC
3 27 (64.29%) ITIL
3 27 (64.29%) Unit Testing
3 27 (64.29%) Waterfall
4 7 (16.67%) Logistics
5 1 (2.38%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (2.38%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (97.62%) SQL
2 35 (83.33%) RPG
3 8 (19.05%) C#
4 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (16.67%) VB
4 7 (16.67%) VB6
5 1 (2.38%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 34 (80.95%) IBM
2 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
Chorley
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago