The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AS/400
Rank 312 308 312
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing AS400 12 24 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.43% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 14
Average salary £77,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.10% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £24,175 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £68,250 £74,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,175 £35,065 £32,875
% change year-on-year
+8.87% +6.66%
AS400
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
5074 5538 6034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.76% 46.64% 47.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4197 4840 5515
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

AS400
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

AS400 Salary Trend in the City of London

AS400
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AS400 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

AS400 Salary Histogram in the City of London

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 16 (59.26%) Finance
2 11 (40.74%) SQL
3 10 (37.04%) WebSphere
4 8 (29.63%) Banking
5 7 (25.93%) Investment Management
5 7 (25.93%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
6 6 (22.22%) Charles River
6 6 (22.22%) ISEB
6 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (22.22%) iSeries
7 5 (18.52%) People Management
7 5 (18.52%) Use Case
7 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
7 5 (18.52%) IBM
7 5 (18.52%) UNIX
7 5 (18.52%) Windows
7 5 (18.52%) UML
8 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
8 4 (14.81%) Security Management
8 4 (14.81%) Client/Server
8 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
8 4 (14.81%) J2EE
8 4 (14.81%) Web Services
8 4 (14.81%) Unisys
8 4 (14.81%) RACF
8 4 (14.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (14.81%) Wealth Management
8 4 (14.81%) COBIT
8 4 (14.81%) Asset Management

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 10 (37.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
3 1 (3.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Kondor+
1 1 (3.70%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 16 (59.26%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Investment Banking
3 3 (11.11%) General Ledger
4 2 (7.41%) Legal
4 2 (7.41%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.70%) Front Office
5 1 (3.70%) French Language
5 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Test Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Applications Support
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Support Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Risk Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Platform Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Governance Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Applications Manager
7 1 (3.70%) AS400 Developer
7 1 (3.70%) RPG Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Lead Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) J2EE
1 4 (14.81%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
2 6 (22.22%) iSeries
3 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.81%) Derivative
3 4 (14.81%) Client/Server
4 3 (11.11%) Fixed Income
5 2 (7.41%) Equities
6 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (3.70%) EPoS
6 1 (3.70%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) UNIX
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Investment Management
2 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (18.52%) Use Case
3 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
3 5 (18.52%) UML
3 5 (18.52%) People Management
4 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
4 4 (14.81%) Security Management
4 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
4 4 (14.81%) Asset Management
4 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (14.81%) Wealth Management
5 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.41%) Coaching
6 2 (7.41%) Service Management
6 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL
6 2 (7.41%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) RPG IV
2 2 (7.41%) RPG
3 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (14.81%) COBIT
2 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.70%) QA
3 1 (3.70%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) RACF
2 1 (3.70%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Charles River
2 5 (18.52%) IBM
3 4 (14.81%) Unisys
4 3 (11.11%) Cognos
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) Murex
5 1 (3.70%) Calypso
5 1 (3.70%) Avaya
5 1 (3.70%) Apple
5 1 (3.70%) OpenLink
5 1 (3.70%) Sophis