The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 22 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM iSeries
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 241 265
Rank change year-on-year +17 +24  
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 8 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.14% 0.17% 0.068%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.52% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 5
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.31% +18.75%  
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1779 2114 2293
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 32.14% 33.11% 31.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1548 1557 1799
Median salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,075 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

iSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

iSeries
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for iSeries in Yorkshire

iSeries
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing iSeries in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 22 April 2017.

Salary histogram for iSeries in Yorkshire

iSeries
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 April 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
West Yorkshire +16 7 £34,250 +39.79%
South Yorkshire -2 1 £55,000 +15.78%
iSeries
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 6 (54.55%) AS400
2 5 (45.45%) CISA
2 5 (45.45%) CISM
2 5 (45.45%) RPG
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) IT Audit
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) QiCA
4 3 (27.27%) CIPFA
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) SAP
4 3 (27.27%) Unix
4 3 (27.27%) ERP
4 3 (27.27%) NHS
4 3 (27.27%) ACCA
4 3 (27.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (27.27%) Local Government
4 3 (27.27%) SAP ERP
4 3 (27.27%) OpenUP
4 3 (27.27%) Data Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) Data Privacy
4 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
5 2 (18.18%) Internal Audit
5 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
5 2 (18.18%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) Windows

iSeries
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Local Government
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) AS400 Developer
2 5 (45.45%) RPG Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Audit Manager
3 2 (18.18%) IT Audit Manager
3 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) COBOL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) AS400
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) NHS
3 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
3 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) IT Audit
2 3 (27.27%) Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Data Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Data Privacy
2 3 (27.27%) ERP
2 3 (27.27%) OpenUP
3 2 (18.18%) Internal Audit
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) RPG
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CISA
1 5 (45.45%) CISM
2 3 (27.27%) ACCA
2 3 (27.27%) CIPFA
2 3 (27.27%) QiCA
3 2 (18.18%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) SAP
3 2 (18.18%) IBM