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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AS/400
Rank 312 303 307
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing AS400 14 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.34% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 15
Average salary £77,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £22,550 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,500 £72,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
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
4433 5032 5266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.81% 41.52% 40.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3683 4410 4820
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 23 (63.89%) Finance
2 16 (44.44%) SQL
3 11 (30.56%) Banking
3 11 (30.56%) WebSphere
4 10 (27.78%) Investment Management
5 9 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 8 (22.22%) ISEB
6 8 (22.22%) UNIX
6 8 (22.22%) Windows
7 7 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (19.44%) IBM
7 7 (19.44%) Charles River
7 7 (19.44%) iSeries
7 7 (19.44%) Test Scripting
7 7 (19.44%) Use Case
7 7 (19.44%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (16.67%) Wealth Management
8 6 (16.67%) DB2
9 5 (13.89%) UML
9 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
9 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
9 5 (13.89%) Client/Server
9 5 (13.89%) Data Modelling
9 5 (13.89%) Derivative
9 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (11.11%) COBIT
10 4 (11.11%) Equities
10 4 (11.11%) Investment Banking
10 4 (11.11%) Asset Management
10 4 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 11 (30.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Kondor+
1 1 (2.78%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) IaaS
1 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) LAN
2 1 (2.78%) WAN
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (16.67%) DB2
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 23 (63.89%) Finance
2 11 (30.56%) Banking
3 4 (11.11%) Investment Banking
4 3 (8.33%) General Ledger
5 2 (5.56%) Legal
5 2 (5.56%) Retail
5 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.78%) Front Office
6 1 (2.78%) Music Industry
6 1 (2.78%) French Language
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Analyst
2 10 (27.78%) Test Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Architect
6 4 (11.11%) Platform Architect
6 4 (11.11%) Risk Manager
6 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Applications Support
6 4 (11.11%) Governance Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) AS400 Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Administrator
9 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
9 1 (2.78%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.78%) Audit Manager
9 1 (2.78%) Systems Designer
9 1 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.78%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) J2EE
1 4 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (19.44%) iSeries
3 5 (13.89%) Client/Server
3 5 (13.89%) Derivative
4 4 (11.11%) Equities
5 3 (8.33%) Fixed Income
6 2 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.78%) EPoS
7 1 (2.78%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) UNIX
1 8 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.78%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Investment Management
2 7 (19.44%) Test Scripting
2 7 (19.44%) Use Case
2 7 (19.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (16.67%) Wealth Management
4 5 (13.89%) UML
4 5 (13.89%) Data Modelling
4 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 4 (11.11%) Security Management
5 4 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 3 (8.33%) Automation Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Manual Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Automated Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.33%) Web Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Test Management
7 2 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (5.56%) Migration
7 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) RPG
3 2 (5.56%) RPG IV
4 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) ISEB
2 3 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) COBIT
1 4 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (8.33%) QA
3 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.56%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) RACF
2 2 (5.56%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) IBM
1 7 (19.44%) Charles River
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) Unisys
4 3 (8.33%) Cognos
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle
5 1 (2.78%) Apple
5 1 (2.78%) Murex
5 1 (2.78%) Calypso
5 1 (2.78%) OpenLink
5 1 (2.78%) Avaya
5 1 (2.78%) Sophis