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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AS/400
Rank 86 100 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing AS400 11 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.00% 0.77% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.67% 1.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 0
Average salary £42,500 £35,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
412 506 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 37.42% 48.94% 41.43%
Number of salaries quoted 351 449 378
Average salary £37,500 £42,446 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.65% -0.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £24,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AS400 across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

AS400 Salary Histogram in Kent

AS400
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - 1 £42,500 -
AS400
South East

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (62.50%) Finance
2 9 (37.50%) SDLC
3 8 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 8 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 8 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 8 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 8 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 8 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 8 (33.33%) ISEB
3 8 (33.33%) C#
3 8 (33.33%) .NET
3 8 (33.33%) Oracle
4 5 (20.83%) PL/SQL
4 5 (20.83%) RPG
4 5 (20.83%) Web Services
4 5 (20.83%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (20.83%) Migration
4 5 (20.83%) Banking
5 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Windows
6 3 (12.50%) DataStage
6 3 (12.50%) WinForms
6 3 (12.50%) ETL
6 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 3 (12.50%) SOAP
6 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.50%) Marketing
6 3 (12.50%) Data Management
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (12.50%) DataStage
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Banking
3 3 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Developer
3 5 (20.83%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Analyst Programmer
3 5 (20.83%) Financial Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Programmer
3 5 (20.83%) RPG Analyst Programmer
3 5 (20.83%) RPG Programmer
3 5 (20.83%) Service Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
4 4 (16.67%) AS400 Programmer
4 4 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) AS400 Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) Web Services
3 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (12.50%) REST
3 3 (12.50%) SOAP
3 3 (12.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) iSeries
1 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) SDLC
2 8 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 8 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 8 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 8 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 8 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 8 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (20.83%) Migration
4 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) Data Management
5 3 (12.50%) ETL
5 3 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (4.17%) Business Development
6 1 (4.17%) Change Control
6 1 (4.17%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) ERP
6 1 (4.17%) IT Governance
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL
6 1 (4.17%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (20.83%) PL/SQL
2 5 (20.83%) RPG
3 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) ISEB
1 8 (33.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Perforce