The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AS/400
Rank 24 35 3
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -32
Permanent jobs citing AS400 1 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.85% 1.93% 15.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.85% 3.74% 29.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 12
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £38,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +6.66%
AS400
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
54 107 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 46.15% 51.69% 53.57%
Number of salaries quoted 45 72 39
Median salary £46,250 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

AS400
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

AS400 Salary Trend in the Midlands

AS400
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Midlands region with a requirement for AS400.

1 6 (85.71%) RPG
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) iSeries
2 4 (57.14%) High Availability
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 4 (57.14%) OS/400
2 4 (57.14%) MQSeries
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) COBOL
3 2 (28.57%) JD Edwards
3 2 (28.57%) FTP
4 1 (14.29%) Infor M3
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) MS Access
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) DataStage

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) MQSeries
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) DataStage
1 1 (14.29%) MS Access
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 4 (57.14%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
1 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Support Technician
1 4 (57.14%) Support Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) AS400 Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) JDE Analyst Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) RPG Analyst Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) RPG Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) DataStage Developer
3 1 (14.29%) DataStage ETL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ETL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) iSeries
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (57.14%) High Availability
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) RPG
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) COBOL
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) JD Edwards