The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AS/400
Rank - 186 192
Permanent jobs citing AS400 0 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.45% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 6
Average salary - £50,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +34.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -1.27%
AS400
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1291 1346 1396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 35.72% 33.82% 33.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1052 1085 1204
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

AS400
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

AS400 Salary Trend in Manchester

AS400
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (66.67%) RUP
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) RPG IV
2 1 (33.33%) RPG
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) iSeries
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) RPG Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) RUP
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) RPG
1 1 (33.33%) RPG IV