The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AS/400
Rank 133 120 94
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -26
Permanent jobs citing AS400 6 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.25% 0.28% 0.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 0.86% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 14
Average salary £33,500 £26,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.41% -19.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £24,194 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £40,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +25.00%
AS400
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
752 698 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.62% 32.89% 23.85%
Number of salaries quoted 628 639 350
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

AS400
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

AS400 Salary Trend in Birmingham

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 6 (60.00%) Oracle
1 6 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (60.00%) ETL
1 6 (60.00%) SAS
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Base SAS
1 6 (60.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 6 (60.00%) Data Integration
1 6 (60.00%) Waterfall
1 6 (60.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 6 (60.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 5 (50.00%) Change Control
2 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (50.00%) Data Security
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) iSeries
5 2 (20.00%) WAN
5 2 (20.00%) ERP
6 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) ISEB
6 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (10.00%) Front Office
6 1 (10.00%) Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Retail
6 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 6 (60.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (60.00%) Base SAS
1 6 (60.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 6 (60.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) ETL Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) SAS Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (20.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ETL
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Waterfall
1 6 (60.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 5 (50.00%) Change Control
2 5 (50.00%) Data Security
2 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com