The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AS/400
Rank 99 108 90
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Permanent jobs citing AS400 3 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.25% 0.29% 0.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.71% 0.78% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 7
Average salary - £23,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -45.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
AS400
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
424 512 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 35.33% 37.32% 39.52%
Number of salaries quoted 284 340 306
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £60,000 £61,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

AS400
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

AS400 Salary Trend in Glasgow

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 7 (70.00%) RPG
1 7 (70.00%) Banking
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) Sybase
2 6 (60.00%) COBOL
3 5 (50.00%) RPG IV
3 5 (50.00%) SDLC
4 4 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) C
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) SLA
5 3 (30.00%) Service Management
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (20.00%) User Stories
6 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
6 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (20.00%) Investment Management
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) IBM
6 2 (20.00%) UNIX
7 1 (10.00%) DB2
7 1 (10.00%) MS Office

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 (10.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) DB2
General
1 7 (70.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) AS400 Developer
2 4 (40.00%) RPG Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Operator
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) iSeries
2 1 (10.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (30.00%) Service Management
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) User Stories
5 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Investment Management
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) RPG
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) COBOL
3 5 (50.00%) RPG IV
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Sybase
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) MKS