The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AS/400
Rank 89 84 80
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing AS400 3 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.29% 1.66% 1.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 4.04% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 19
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +45.16%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Essex region.

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
431 520 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 42.34% 41.04% 34.56%
Number of salaries quoted 332 358 366
Median salary £47,500 £42,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing AS400 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

AS400
Salary Trend in Essex

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

AS400 Salary Trend in Essex

AS400
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood -4 2 - -
Colchester - 1 £40,000 -
AS400
East of England

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing AS400 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for AS400.

1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) Finance
3 9 (56.25%) COBOL
4 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (43.75%) Client/Server
6 5 (31.25%) MS Office
6 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
6 5 (31.25%) RPG
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) QA
7 3 (18.75%) iSeries
7 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
7 3 (18.75%) TestDirector
8 2 (12.50%) Test Planning
8 2 (12.50%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (12.50%) HP UFT
8 2 (12.50%) NetApp
8 2 (12.50%) HP
8 2 (12.50%) ISEB
8 2 (12.50%) Citrix
8 2 (12.50%) SAN
8 2 (12.50%) BMC
8 2 (12.50%) Tivoli
8 2 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (12.50%) BCP
8 2 (12.50%) Unix
8 2 (12.50%) Windows
8 2 (12.50%) AIX

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) TestDirector
2 2 (12.50%) HP UFT
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
3 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
3 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
3 1 (6.25%) XMLSpy
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Front Office
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Support Specialist
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) AS400 Support
4 3 (18.75%) Production Manager
4 3 (18.75%) QA Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Support Manager
5 2 (12.50%) QA Specialist
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Support Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Storage Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Manager
6 1 (6.25%) AS400 Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) RPG Analyst Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) RPG Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Flash
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (43.75%) Client/Server
3 3 (18.75%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) AIX
1 2 (12.50%) Data ONTAP
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Solaris
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
2 2 (12.50%) BCP
2 2 (12.50%) Change Control
2 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (12.50%) High Availability
2 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 2 (12.50%) Test Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) COBOL
3 5 (31.25%) RPG
4 1 (6.25%) RPG/400
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISEB
1 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
2 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (12.50%) Tivoli
2 2 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) BMC
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
2 2 (12.50%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) NetApp
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Cognos