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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AS/400
Rank - 70 -
Permanent jobs citing AS400 0 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 1.87% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 4.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £38,175 £40,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-4.56% +25.00%
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
306 347 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.20% 38.22% 33.37%
Number of salaries quoted 272 312 311
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 12 (92.31%) iSeries
2 7 (53.85%) OS/400
3 4 (30.77%) IBM
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) XML
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
5 1 (7.69%) Automotive
5 1 (7.69%) Legal
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) XSD
5 1 (7.69%) XSLT
5 1 (7.69%) Windows
5 1 (7.69%) MQSeries
5 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) RPG
5 1 (7.69%) .NET
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.69%) DB2
5 1 (7.69%) IIS
5 1 (7.69%) MS Office
5 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.69%) MQSeries
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) DB2
1 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Automotive
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) AS400 Support
2 5 (38.46%) Technical Support
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Support Supervisor
4 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
1 2 (15.38%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) XSD
2 1 (7.69%) XSLT
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) iSeries
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) OS/400
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.69%) Workflow
2 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
2 1 (7.69%) High Availability
2 1 (7.69%) Change Control
2 1 (7.69%) Line Management
2 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) RPG
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.69%) SAP