IBM iSeries
UK

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited iSeries over the 6 months to 25 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
25 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 791 972 1041
Rank change year-on-year +181 +69 -261
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 29 51 87
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.037% 0.046% 0.062%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 27 51 63
10th Percentile £40,950 £43,750 £36,750
25th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% -3.85% +40.54%
75th Percentile £63,750 £75,625 £69,375
90th Percentile £65,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £63,500
% change year-on-year - -13.39% +49.41%

All Generic Skills
UK

iSeries is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 27,759 46,505 63,263
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 35.74% 41.99% 45.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19,814 25,755 33,164
10th Percentile £29,000 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £39,766 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £65,000 £61,900
Median % change year-on-year -15.38% +5.01% +3.17%
75th Percentile £77,500 £87,419 £82,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £107,500 £102,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

iSeries
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing iSeries as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for iSeries in the UK

iSeries
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing iSeries.

Salary trend for iSeries in the UK

iSeries
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing iSeries over the 6 months to 25 February 2024.

Salary histogram for iSeries in the UK

iSeries
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the UK over the 6 months to 25 February 2024. 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
Jobs
England +172 22 £55,000 -12.00% 12
UK excluding London +90 19 £55,000 - 7
Work from Home +127 18 £55,000 -12.00% 8
North of England +101 13 £55,000 -12.00% 3
North West - 10 £55,000 - 2
London +160 6 £62,500 - 5
Yorkshire +109 3 £60,000 -4.00% 1
Midlands +53 2 £34,500 -34.29% 3
Wales - 2 £45,000 -
West Midlands +74 1 £26,000 +8.33% 2
South East +56 1 £42,500 -22.73%
East Midlands +4 1 £43,000 -18.10% 1
Scotland - 1 £70,000 -

iSeries
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 4 (13.79%) JDE OneWorld
2 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.90%) PlanetPress Connect
3 1 (3.45%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (3.45%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Azure
2 3 (10.34%) AWS
2 3 (10.34%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.45%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) DB2
2 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.34%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) JIRA
General
1 8 (27.59%) Manufacturing
2 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Social Skills
3 5 (17.24%) Retail
4 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.90%) Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.90%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 2 (6.90%) Presentation Skills
5 1 (3.45%) Organisational Skills
5 1 (3.45%) Public Speaking
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Applications Support
2 7 (24.14%) Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) JDE Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Data Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Applications Support
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Applications Support Manager
7 1 (3.45%) AS400 Programmer
7 1 (3.45%) Business Development Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) REST
2 4 (13.79%) JSON
3 3 (10.34%) React
4 2 (6.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (62.07%) AS400
2 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.45%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) IoT
3 1 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Customer Engagement
1 10 (34.48%) High Availability
2 5 (17.24%) ERP
3 4 (13.79%) Agile
3 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
3 4 (13.79%) OO
4 3 (10.34%) Customer Service
4 3 (10.34%) Lean Software Development
4 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (10.34%) Release Management
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Leadership
4 3 (10.34%) Web Application Development
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.90%) CRM
5 2 (6.90%) Digital Banking
5 2 (6.90%) Document Management
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL
5 2 (6.90%) ITSM
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.90%) User Experience
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) C
2 4 (13.79%) C#
2 4 (13.79%) Java
3 3 (10.34%) RPG
4 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.90%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Control-M
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) IBM
2 4 (13.79%) JD Edwards
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Infor
4 1 (3.45%) SAP