Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM iSeries
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 49 90
Rank change year-on-year -31 +41 -18
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 3 36 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.34% 3.92% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.99% 10.08% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 36 3
Lancashire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -13.98%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 302 357 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 34.09% 38.89% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 241 316 199
Lancashire median annual salary £33,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% - -
10th Percentile £20,500 £22,250 £22,350
90th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £48,050
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

iSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston -18 3 £40,000 - 1
iSeries
North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 2 (66.67%) RPG
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) AS400
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (33.33%) PowerHA
2 1 (33.33%) GPFS
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) HACMP
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) RPG Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior RPG Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) AS400
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (33.33%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) RPG
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) GPFS
1 1 (33.33%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM