The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM iSeries
South West / Somerset
Rank - 71 66
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset - 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.49% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.42%  
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 Somerset with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 149 205 174
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 23.65% 32.23% 34.80%
Number of salaries quoted 129 159 149
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

iSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

iSeries
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for iSeries in Somerset