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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 61 72 61
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 9 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.38% 0.57% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.88% 1.90% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 3
Median salary £40,000 £33,173 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.57% -26.28%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
iSeries
South Wales

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
232 210 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 35.64% 29.87% 31.17%
Number of salaries quoted 220 172 172
Median salary £36,750 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £55,000 £52,500
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 4 December 2016, 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 15 (88.24%) Finance
2 12 (70.59%) RPG
3 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 10 (58.82%) AS400
3 10 (58.82%) RPG IV
4 9 (52.94%) Degree
5 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (41.18%) RPG/400
7 6 (35.29%) Scrum
8 4 (23.53%) Feasibility Study
8 4 (23.53%) Advertising
8 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
8 4 (23.53%) ITIL
8 4 (23.53%) IBM
8 4 (23.53%) Banking
8 4 (23.53%) System Testing
8 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 3 (17.65%) FTP
9 3 (17.65%) Windows
9 3 (17.65%) DB2
9 3 (17.65%) C
9 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
9 3 (17.65%) IFS
9 3 (17.65%) RPG III
10 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
10 2 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
10 2 (11.76%) Logical Data Model
10 2 (11.76%) Physical Data Model
10 2 (11.76%) SDLC

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 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) DB2
2 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) Star Schema
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 15 (88.24%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Advertising
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
2 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 12 (70.59%) RPG Developer
3 9 (52.94%) Programmer
3 9 (52.94%) RPG Programmer
4 8 (47.06%) AS400 Developer
5 5 (29.41%) Analyst
5 5 (29.41%) AS400 Programmer
6 4 (23.53%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (23.53%) Analyst Programmer
6 4 (23.53%) Developer Analyst
6 4 (23.53%) RPG Analyst Programmer
6 4 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (23.53%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
6 4 (23.53%) Senior Programme Analyst
6 4 (23.53%) Senior Programmer
6 4 (23.53%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
6 4 (23.53%) Senior RPG Developer
6 4 (23.53%) Senior RPG Programmer
7 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) AS400
2 2 (11.76%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Scrum
3 4 (23.53%) Feasibility Study
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) System Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 2 (11.76%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (11.76%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) RPG
2 10 (58.82%) RPG IV
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) RPG/400
4 3 (17.65%) C
4 3 (17.65%) RPG III
5 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) CCNA
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nessus
1 1 (5.88%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) IBM
2 3 (17.65%) IFS
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Informatica
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Teradata
4 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat