Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited iSeries over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM iSeries
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 295 276 269
Rank change year-on-year -19 -7 +21
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 6 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.075% 0.067% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.17% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 1
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £28,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.89% +14.00% +21.95%
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -2.44%

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 Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3215 3018 2672
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 40.21% 40.40% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2646 2616 2128
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,875 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £61,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

iSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for iSeries in Manchester

iSeries
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for iSeries in Manchester

iSeries
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing iSeries in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for iSeries in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 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 Manchester region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 5 (83.33%) RPG
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) IBM
1 5 (83.33%) AS400
2 4 (66.67%) RPG IV
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) Apache
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) IBM Domino
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) DB2
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) NHS
3 1 (16.67%) ACCA
3 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (16.67%) Local Government
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing

iSeries
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (66.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JMeter
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Analyst Programmer
2 4 (66.67%) Programmer
2 4 (66.67%) RPG Analyst Programmer
2 4 (66.67%) RPG Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Audit Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Audit Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Audit Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Audit Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) AS400
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Analytics
1 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
1 1 (16.67%) Data Privacy
1 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
1 1 (16.67%) ERP
1 1 (16.67%) IT Audit
1 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
1 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
1 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
1 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) RPG
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) RPG IV
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ACCA
1 1 (16.67%) CIPFA
1 1 (16.67%) CISA
1 1 (16.67%) CISM
1 1 (16.67%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
1 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) SAP