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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 93 99 98
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 16 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.26% 0.54% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.35% 1.71% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 3
Median salary £33,173 £34,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -24.44%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
478 410 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 37.70% 31.49% 36.58%
Number of salaries quoted 399 332 356
Median salary £37,725 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.79% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSeries across the Wales region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

iSeries Salary Histogram 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 3 December 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 +5 16 £33,173 -2.43%
iSeries
UK

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 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 Wales region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 33 (94.29%) Finance
2 24 (68.57%) SQL
3 19 (54.29%) Advertising
4 18 (51.43%) ITIL
4 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
6 15 (42.86%) Degree
7 14 (40.00%) IBM
8 12 (34.29%) RPG
8 12 (34.29%) Validation
8 12 (34.29%) Systems Analysis
9 10 (28.57%) Business Analysis
9 10 (28.57%) Incident Management
9 10 (28.57%) Waterfall
9 10 (28.57%) RPG IV
9 10 (28.57%) AS400
9 10 (28.57%) MS Office
9 10 (28.57%) Data Modelling
9 10 (28.57%) ISEB
10 8 (22.86%) Software Testing
10 8 (22.86%) Test Scripting
10 8 (22.86%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
11 7 (20.00%) Windows
11 7 (20.00%) RPG/400
12 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
12 6 (17.14%) Scrum
13 5 (14.29%) C
14 4 (11.43%) Virtual Environments
14 4 (11.43%) Feasibility Study

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) LAN
2 3 (8.57%) Firewall
2 3 (8.57%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) DB2
2 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.71%) Star Schema
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 33 (94.29%) Finance
2 19 (54.29%) Advertising
3 4 (11.43%) Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Analyst
2 17 (48.57%) Support Analyst
3 14 (40.00%) Applications Support
3 14 (40.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 14 (40.00%) Developer
4 12 (34.29%) RPG Developer
5 9 (25.71%) Programmer
5 9 (25.71%) RPG Programmer
6 8 (22.86%) AS400 Developer
7 5 (14.29%) AS400 Programmer
8 4 (11.43%) Administrator
8 4 (11.43%) Analyst Programmer
8 4 (11.43%) RPG Analyst Programmer
8 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
8 4 (11.43%) Senior Programme Analyst
8 4 (11.43%) Senior Programmer
8 4 (11.43%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
8 4 (11.43%) Senior RPG Developer
8 4 (11.43%) Senior RPG Programmer
8 4 (11.43%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) AS400
2 2 (5.71%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.43%) Linux
4 3 (8.57%) Data ONTAP
4 3 (8.57%) VyOS
5 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (51.43%) ITIL
2 12 (34.29%) Systems Analysis
2 12 (34.29%) Validation
3 10 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 10 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 10 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 10 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 8 (22.86%) Software Testing
4 8 (22.86%) Test Scripting
5 6 (17.14%) Scrum
6 4 (11.43%) Feasibility Study
6 4 (11.43%) SIEM
6 4 (11.43%) System Testing
6 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
6 4 (11.43%) Virtual Environments
7 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (8.57%) High Availability
8 2 (5.71%) Change Management
8 2 (5.71%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) SQL
2 12 (34.29%) RPG
3 10 (28.57%) RPG IV
4 7 (20.00%) RPG/400
5 5 (14.29%) C
6 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
7 3 (8.57%) RPG III
7 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (42.86%) Degree
2 10 (28.57%) ISEB
3 8 (22.86%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (11.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (11.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (5.71%) CCNA
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.86%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Nagios
2 1 (2.86%) Nessus
2 1 (2.86%) Nmap
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
2 14 (40.00%) IBM
3 4 (11.43%) Dell
3 4 (11.43%) Intel
3 4 (11.43%) Splunk
3 4 (11.43%) VMware
4 3 (8.57%) IFS
4 3 (8.57%) NetApp
4 3 (8.57%) Vyatta
5 2 (5.71%) Informatica
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle
5 2 (5.71%) Teradata
6 1 (2.86%) Blue Coat