The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 94 98 105
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 7 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.53% 0.71% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.80% 2.05% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 3
Median salary £37,500 £36,587 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.49% -8.53%
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
iSeries
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
388 487 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.26% 34.54% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 325 411 393
Median salary £39,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

iSeries
Salary Trend in Wales

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Wales

iSeries
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South Wales +3 7 £37,500 +2.49%
iSeries
UK

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Wales region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 7 (63.64%) AS400
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) RPG
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) IBM
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) C
4 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
4 4 (36.36%) RPG/400
4 4 (36.36%) RPG IV
5 3 (27.27%) Data Cleansing
5 3 (27.27%) Data Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Informatica
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) Advertising
5 3 (27.27%) Teradata
6 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (18.18%) Star Schema
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (18.18%) Logical Data Model

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (18.18%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Maven
1 1 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Advertising
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) AS400 Developer
2 6 (54.55%) AS400 Programmer
2 6 (54.55%) Programmer
2 6 (54.55%) RPG Developer
2 6 (54.55%) RPG Programmer
3 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) AS400
2 3 (27.27%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Data Cleansing
2 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (18.18%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 1 (9.09%) System Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) RPG
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) C
2 4 (36.36%) RPG IV
2 4 (36.36%) RPG/400
3 3 (27.27%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) HND
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) IBM
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) Informatica
3 3 (27.27%) Teradata
4 1 (9.09%) Talend