The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM iSeries
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 226 214
Rank change year-on-year +3 -12  
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 9 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.58% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 13
Median salary £40,000 £30,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.14% +22.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,600 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £75,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1936 2237 1916
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 37.53% 36.35% 33.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1556 1604 1570
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

iSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

iSeries
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for iSeries in the West Midlands

iSeries
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing iSeries in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for iSeries in the West Midlands

iSeries
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +15 5 £40,000 -46.66%
Coventry -8 3 £25,000 -3.84% 1
iSeries
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 10 (71.43%) AS400
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) RPG
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle
5 5 (35.71%) ERP
5 5 (35.71%) JD Edwards
6 3 (21.43%) IBM
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
7 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
7 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 2 (14.29%) RedPrairie
7 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) Retail
7 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 2 (14.29%) ETL
7 2 (14.29%) ITIL
7 2 (14.29%) Windows
7 2 (14.29%) Linux
7 2 (14.29%) JDA
7 2 (14.29%) Project Management
8 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery

iSeries
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (14.29%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (7.14%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (7.14%) JDE World
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) AS400 Operator
3 2 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Data Migration Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Migration Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Support
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) JDE CNC Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) JDE Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) JDE Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Grails
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) jQuery
1 1 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) AS400
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
1 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ERP
2 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 2 (14.29%) ETL
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) OO
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) RPG
3 3 (21.43%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) Delphi
4 1 (7.14%) Groovy
4 1 (7.14%) RPG IV
4 1 (7.14%) RPG/400
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) JD Edwards
3 3 (21.43%) IBM
4 2 (14.29%) JDA
4 2 (14.29%) RedPrairie
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