The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AS/400
Rank 94 115 78
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -37
Permanent jobs citing AS400 21 3 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.16% 0.17% 1.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.65% 0.91% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 21
Average salary £40,000 £26,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.53% -17.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,450 £27,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
452 331 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.92% 19.03% 23.42%
Number of salaries quoted 402 294 302
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,800 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
AS400
West Midlands

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AS400 across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

AS400 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 23 (79.31%) iSeries
2 14 (48.28%) RPG
3 13 (44.83%) IBM
4 10 (34.48%) Finance
4 10 (34.48%) Delphi
5 9 (31.03%) Java
6 8 (27.59%) Banking
7 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
7 7 (24.14%) Degree
7 7 (24.14%) Mathematics
7 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
7 7 (24.14%) C
7 7 (24.14%) C#
7 7 (24.14%) OO
8 5 (17.24%) SQL
9 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (10.34%) QA
10 3 (10.34%) RPG IV
10 3 (10.34%) XML
11 2 (6.90%) Advertising
11 2 (6.90%) Business Objects
11 2 (6.90%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (6.90%) J2EE
11 2 (6.90%) Oracle
11 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
11 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
11 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (6.90%) Retail
11 2 (6.90%) Change Control
11 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (3.45%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Selenium
1 1 (3.45%) TestDirector
1 1 (3.45%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Advertising
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Test Analyst
3 10 (34.48%) Programmer
4 9 (31.03%) Developer
5 7 (24.14%) Software Engineer
5 7 (24.14%) Delphi Developer
5 7 (24.14%) Delphi Programmer
5 7 (24.14%) Delphi Software Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
6 3 (10.34%) RPG Programmer
6 3 (10.34%) RPG Analyst Programmer
6 3 (10.34%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Field Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Software Team Leader
8 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Support Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) XML
2 2 (6.90%) J2EE
3 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (79.31%) iSeries
2 7 (24.14%) Mathematics
2 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
1 7 (24.14%) OO
2 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (6.90%) Change Control
4 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
4 1 (3.45%) Web Testing
4 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.45%) System Testing
4 1 (3.45%) V-Model
4 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) Software Testing
4 1 (3.45%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) Project Management
4 1 (3.45%) Scrum
4 1 (3.45%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) RPG
2 10 (34.48%) Delphi
3 9 (31.03%) Java
4 7 (24.14%) C
4 7 (24.14%) C#
5 5 (17.24%) SQL
6 3 (10.34%) RPG IV
7 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) IBM
2 2 (6.90%) Business Objects
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft