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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AS/400
Rank 82 86 80
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing AS400 16 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.51% 1.04% 1.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.80% 3.09% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 7
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
421 388 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 39.72% 33.59% 37.10%
Number of salaries quoted 364 332 363
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 27 July 2015. 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 +4 6 £40,000 +56.86%
AS400
East of England

AS400
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 20 (68.97%) iSeries
2 19 (65.52%) LPAR
2 19 (65.52%) High Availability
2 19 (65.52%) OS/400
3 9 (31.03%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (31.03%) Logistics
3 9 (31.03%) COBOL
3 9 (31.03%) RPG
3 9 (31.03%) French Language
4 2 (6.90%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.45%) Lotus
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL
5 1 (3.45%) IBM Notes

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 (3.45%) IBM Notes
General
1 9 (31.03%) Pharmaceutical
1 9 (31.03%) French Language
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) AS400 Support
2 17 (58.62%) Technical Support
3 6 (20.69%) RPG Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Developer
4 3 (10.34%) AS400 Developer
5 1 (3.45%) AS400 Operator
Miscellaneous
1 20 (68.97%) iSeries
2 19 (65.52%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) High Availability
2 9 (31.03%) Logistics
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) COBOL
1 9 (31.03%) RPG
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) IBM
2 1 (3.45%) Lotus