The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AS/400
Rank 70 92 80
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -12
Permanent jobs citing AS400 20 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.31% 0.75% 1.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.87% 1.90% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 18
Median salary £28,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £31,800 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
AS400
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
291 422 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 33.56% 39.66% 35.22%
Number of salaries quoted 247 369 280
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,100 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

AS400
Salary Trend in Kent

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

AS400 Salary Trend in Kent

AS400
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AS400 across the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

AS400 Salary Histogram in Kent

AS400
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Folkestone +2 3 - -
Maidstone - 3 £35,000 -
West Malling - 2 £35,000 -
Chatham -7 1 £31,000 +67.56%
AS400
South East

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Kent region with a requirement for AS400.

1 23 (40.35%) Finance
2 22 (38.60%) .NET
3 18 (31.58%) Oracle
3 18 (31.58%) C#
4 17 (29.82%) Test Scripting
5 16 (28.07%) SDLC
5 16 (28.07%) DB2
6 15 (26.32%) Regression Testing
6 15 (26.32%) ISEB
6 15 (26.32%) System Integration Testing
6 15 (26.32%) Test Strategy
6 15 (26.32%) Smoke Testing
6 15 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (26.32%) Integration Testing
6 15 (26.32%) ISTQB
7 14 (24.56%) Marketing
7 14 (24.56%) Data Management
7 14 (24.56%) Business Analysis
7 14 (24.56%) JD Edwards
8 12 (21.05%) Direct Marketing
8 12 (21.05%) Translating Business Requirements
9 10 (17.54%) iSeries
10 9 (15.79%) Degree
11 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (14.04%) RPG
12 6 (10.53%) TDD
12 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
13 5 (8.77%) SQL
13 5 (8.77%) Windows
14 4 (7.02%) MVC

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.07%) DB2
2 4 (7.02%) DTS
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.51%) DataStage
General
1 23 (40.35%) Finance
2 14 (24.56%) Marketing
3 3 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 32 (56.14%) Analyst
2 15 (26.32%) Test Analyst
3 13 (22.81%) AS400 Test Analyst
4 12 (21.05%) Business Analyst
5 11 (19.30%) Technical Analyst
5 11 (19.30%) Technical Business Analyst
6 8 (14.04%) Developer
7 7 (12.28%) Junior
7 7 (12.28%) Trainee
7 7 (12.28%) Trainee Operator
8 5 (8.77%) Administrator
8 5 (8.77%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (7.02%) .NET Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Programmer
9 4 (7.02%) RPG Programmer
10 3 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
10 3 (5.26%) RPG Analyst Programmer
11 2 (3.51%) IT Manager
11 2 (3.51%) Service Analyst
11 2 (3.51%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (38.60%) .NET
2 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.02%) Web Services
4 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.51%) REST
4 2 (3.51%) SOAP
4 2 (3.51%) WinForms
5 1 (1.75%) CSS
5 1 (1.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) iSeries
2 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.51%) PMI
3 2 (3.51%) VAX
4 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) Test Scripting
2 16 (28.07%) SDLC
3 15 (26.32%) Integration Testing
3 15 (26.32%) Regression Testing
3 15 (26.32%) Smoke Testing
3 15 (26.32%) System Integration Testing
3 15 (26.32%) Test Strategy
3 15 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (24.56%) Business Analysis
4 14 (24.56%) Data Management
5 12 (21.05%) Direct Marketing
5 12 (21.05%) Translating Business Requirements
6 6 (10.53%) TDD
7 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.02%) MVC
8 3 (5.26%) ERP
9 2 (3.51%) ETL
9 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.51%) Project Management
9 2 (3.51%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.58%) C#
2 8 (14.04%) RPG
3 5 (8.77%) SQL
4 4 (7.02%) PL/SQL
4 4 (7.02%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.51%) C
6 2 (3.51%) COBOL
6 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.75%) RPG III
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) ISEB
1 15 (26.32%) ISTQB
2 9 (15.79%) Degree
3 2 (3.51%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.75%) MCSA
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) Oracle
2 14 (24.56%) JD Edwards
3 2 (3.51%) Infor
3 2 (3.51%) VMware
4 1 (1.75%) HP
4 1 (1.75%) IBM
4 1 (1.75%) ION Trading
4 1 (1.75%) MAPICS