The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough. 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
Berkshire / Slough
Rank - 67 51
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 0 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough - 0.32% 1.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.87% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 8
Median salary - £50,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -21.56%  
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 Slough with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 132 231 210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 41.12% 36.44% 36.78%
Number of salaries quoted 116 174 172
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,300 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £62,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

iSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

iSeries
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for iSeries in Slough

iSeries
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Slough

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 Slough region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 6 (100.00%) RPG
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) ETL
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 6 (100.00%) Middleware
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) XML Messaging
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 6 (100.00%) RPG IV

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 6 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Middleware
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) XML Messaging
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) ETL
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) RPG
1 6 (100.00%) RPG IV
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle