The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AS/400
Rank 95 96 82
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Permanent jobs citing AS400 1 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.11% 0.50% 1.09%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 1.42% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 10
Average salary £33,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.47% +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
AS400
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
398 352 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 43.21% 34.96% 36.93%
Number of salaries quoted 230 297 276
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

AS400
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

AS400 Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 14 (70.00%) RPG
3 12 (60.00%) INSURE/90
4 11 (55.00%) iSeries
5 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (35.00%) Banking
6 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
7 6 (30.00%) IBM
8 5 (25.00%) RPG IV
9 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (20.00%) ISTQB
9 4 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (20.00%) ISEB
9 4 (20.00%) CRM
10 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
10 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
10 3 (15.00%) C
10 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
10 3 (15.00%) Manual Testing
10 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (15.00%) IFS
11 2 (10.00%) Analytics
11 2 (10.00%) Brocade
11 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
11 2 (10.00%) HTML
11 2 (10.00%) CSS
11 2 (10.00%) Windows
11 2 (10.00%) AIX

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (60.00%) INSURE/90
2 4 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Banking
2 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
1 12 (60.00%) RPG Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) AS400 Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Test Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Manual Test Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (10.00%) Architect
6 2 (10.00%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
6 2 (10.00%) AS400 Programmer
6 2 (10.00%) IBM Technical Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Programmer
6 2 (10.00%) RPG Analyst Programmer
6 2 (10.00%) RPG Programmer
6 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) CSS
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) iSeries
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) AIX
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (20.00%) CRM
2 4 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) RPG
2 5 (25.00%) RPG IV
3 3 (15.00%) C
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) ISEB
1 4 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) IBM
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) IFS
4 2 (10.00%) Brocade