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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AS/400
Rank 89 77 98
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +21
Permanent jobs citing AS400 2 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.21% 2.14% 0.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 5.08% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 8
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £44,750 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £50,500 £44,000
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
415 531 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 43.14% 42.11% 34.16%
Number of salaries quoted 332 371 375
Median salary £40,000 £42,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.43% +0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £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 30 May 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 -6 1 £45,000 -
Colchester - 1 £40,000 -
AS400
East of England

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 17 (80.95%) SQL
2 13 (61.90%) Finance
3 11 (52.38%) COBOL
4 9 (42.86%) Client/Server
5 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (33.33%) MS Office
5 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 7 (33.33%) iSeries
6 6 (28.57%) Change Control
6 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (23.81%) IBM
7 5 (23.81%) SAN
8 4 (19.05%) TestDirector
8 4 (19.05%) SLA
8 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
8 4 (19.05%) QA
8 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (19.05%) High Availability
9 3 (14.29%) Test Planning
9 3 (14.29%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
9 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
9 3 (14.29%) VMware ESX
9 3 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (14.29%) Tivoli
9 3 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (14.29%) Banking
9 3 (14.29%) BMC

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 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 7 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) TestDirector
2 3 (14.29%) HP UFT
3 1 (4.76%) Selenium
3 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.76%) XMLSpy
General
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Back Office
3 2 (9.52%) Front Office
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) AS400 Support
1 6 (28.57%) Support Specialist
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Production Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Support Manager
3 4 (19.05%) QA Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Support Manager
4 3 (14.29%) QA Specialist
4 3 (14.29%) Storage Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Manager
6 1 (4.76%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) RPG Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) RPG Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Flash
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Client/Server
2 7 (33.33%) iSeries
3 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) AIX
1 3 (14.29%) Data ONTAP
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
1 3 (14.29%) Solaris
1 3 (14.29%) Unix
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Change Control
2 4 (19.05%) High Availability
2 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (14.29%) Test Planning
3 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 2 (9.52%) BCP
4 2 (9.52%) Fault Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Investment Management
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.76%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) COBOL
3 3 (14.29%) RPG
4 1 (4.76%) RPG/400
4 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ISEB
1 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 2 (9.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (14.29%) Tivoli
2 3 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) IBM
3 3 (14.29%) BMC
3 3 (14.29%) Citrix
3 3 (14.29%) HP
3 3 (14.29%) NetApp
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Cognos