The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM iSeries
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 55 64 65
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 9 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.58% 1.51% 1.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.74% 4.26% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 8
Median salary £40,000 £31,587 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.63% -22.95%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
190 235 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 33.39% 35.44% 29.58%
Number of salaries quoted 183 196 185
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 £26,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing iSeries as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

iSeries
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Cardiff

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (75.00%) RPG
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) AS400
3 7 (58.33%) RPG IV
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) Banking
5 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 4 (33.33%) RPG/400
5 4 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
5 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 4 (33.33%) Advertising
5 4 (33.33%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (25.00%) DB2
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) FTP
6 3 (25.00%) IFS
6 3 (25.00%) RPG III
6 3 (25.00%) System Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 2 (16.67%) IBM
7 2 (16.67%) MS Office
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) DB2
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Advertising
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
1 9 (75.00%) RPG Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Programmer
2 6 (50.00%) RPG Programmer
3 5 (41.67%) Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) AS400 Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
4 4 (33.33%) Developer Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) RPG Analyst Programmer
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Programme Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Programmer
4 4 (33.33%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
4 4 (33.33%) Senior RPG Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Senior RPG Programmer
5 2 (16.67%) AS400 Programmer
5 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
2 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 3 (25.00%) System Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) RPG
2 7 (58.33%) RPG IV
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) RPG/400
4 3 (25.00%) RPG III
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nessus
1 1 (8.33%) Nmap
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) IFS
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat