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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AS/400
Rank 60 89 104
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +15
Permanent jobs citing AS400 32 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.24% 1.01% 0.086%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.04% 2.28% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 32 10 1
Median salary £40,000 £31,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
398 438 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.28% 44.06% 38.59%
Number of salaries quoted 326 381 348
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 May 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 26 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
Chatham +3 6 £31,000 +12.72%
Maidstone - 5 £45,000 -
Canterbury +10 1 £27,500 -42.70%
Dover - 1 £40,000 -
AS400
South East

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 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 Kent region with a requirement for AS400.

1 28 (68.29%) Finance
2 22 (53.66%) SDLC
3 20 (48.78%) Test Strategy
3 20 (48.78%) System Integration Testing
3 20 (48.78%) ISTQB
3 20 (48.78%) User Acceptance Testing
3 20 (48.78%) Integration Testing
3 20 (48.78%) Test Scripting
3 20 (48.78%) Regression Testing
3 20 (48.78%) ISEB
4 14 (34.15%) Business Analysis
5 10 (24.39%) Marketing
5 10 (24.39%) Data Management
5 10 (24.39%) C#
5 10 (24.39%) .NET
5 10 (24.39%) Oracle
6 9 (21.95%) RPG
6 9 (21.95%) Web Services
7 8 (19.51%) Banking
7 8 (19.51%) Direct Marketing
7 8 (19.51%) Translating Business Requirements
7 8 (19.51%) DB2
8 3 (7.32%) Change Control
8 3 (7.32%) Windows
9 2 (4.88%) ETL
9 2 (4.88%) DataStage
9 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
9 2 (4.88%) SOAP
9 2 (4.88%) SQL
9 2 (4.88%) JavaScript

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) DB2
2 2 (4.88%) DataStage
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
General
1 28 (68.29%) Finance
2 10 (24.39%) Marketing
3 8 (19.51%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (90.24%) Analyst
2 14 (34.15%) Test Analyst
3 13 (31.71%) AS400 Test Analyst
4 9 (21.95%) Programmer
4 9 (21.95%) RPG Programmer
5 8 (19.51%) Analyst Programmer
5 8 (19.51%) Business Analyst
5 8 (19.51%) RPG Analyst Programmer
6 7 (17.07%) Financial Analyst
6 7 (17.07%) Service Analyst
6 7 (17.07%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (17.07%) Technical Business Analyst
7 6 (14.63%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
7 6 (14.63%) AS400 Programmer
8 2 (4.88%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.88%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) .NET
2 9 (21.95%) Web Services
3 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.88%) REST
3 2 (4.88%) SOAP
3 2 (4.88%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.44%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) SDLC
2 20 (48.78%) Integration Testing
2 20 (48.78%) Regression Testing
2 20 (48.78%) System Integration Testing
2 20 (48.78%) Test Scripting
2 20 (48.78%) Test Strategy
2 20 (48.78%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (34.15%) Business Analysis
4 10 (24.39%) Data Management
5 8 (19.51%) Direct Marketing
5 8 (19.51%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (7.32%) Change Control
7 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.88%) ETL
7 2 (4.88%) Re-Platforming
7 2 (4.88%) TDD
8 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) C#
2 9 (21.95%) RPG
3 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.88%) SQL
4 1 (2.44%) C
4 1 (2.44%) RPG III
Qualifications
1 20 (48.78%) ISEB
1 20 (48.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Oracle