The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AS/400
Rank 93 70 97
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +27
Permanent jobs citing AS400 11 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.92% 1.91% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.83% 7.66% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 2
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,600
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.37%
AS400
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
287 261 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 23.92% 24.90% 28.99%
Number of salaries quoted 258 237 248
Average salary £42,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £18,425
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AS400 across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

AS400
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AS400 across the Bedfordshire region.

AS400 Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

AS400
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AS400 across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 August 2014.

AS400 Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

AS400
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -7 3 £25,500 -40.00%
AS400
East of England

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing AS400 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited AS400.

1 15 (62.50%) iSeries
2 8 (33.33%) OS/400
3 5 (20.83%) IBM
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL
5 3 (12.50%) Web Services
5 3 (12.50%) XML
6 2 (8.33%) Workflow
6 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
6 2 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (8.33%) XSD
6 2 (8.33%) XSLT
6 2 (8.33%) Windows
6 2 (8.33%) MQSeries
6 2 (8.33%) C#
6 2 (8.33%) .NET
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (8.33%) IIS
6 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
6 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (8.33%) WCF
6 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.17%) High Availability
7 1 (4.17%) Change Control
7 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Degree
7 1 (4.17%) QA
7 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing AS400 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited AS400. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (8.33%) MQSeries
1 2 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.17%) Automotive
1 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) AS400 Support
2 6 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 5 (20.83%) Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Service Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (8.33%) Developer
6 2 (8.33%) BizTalk Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Support Supervisor
7 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Web Services
1 3 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) XSD
2 2 (8.33%) XSLT
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (62.50%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) OS/400
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (8.33%) Workflow
3 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
3 1 (4.17%) High Availability
3 1 (4.17%) Change Control
3 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
3 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.17%) Project Management
3 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) RPG
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) IBM
2 1 (4.17%) SAP
2 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft