The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AS/400
Rank 231 221 235
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Permanent jobs citing AS400 21 18 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.27% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.86% 0.81% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 14
Average salary £45,750 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.50% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,000 £37,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
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 North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2447 2219 2552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.47% 33.08% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2110 1788 2235
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

AS400
Salary Trend in the North West

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

AS400 Salary Trend in the North West

AS400
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AS400 across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

AS400 Salary Histogram in the North West

AS400
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Cheshire - 8 £30,000 -
Lancashire -1 6 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Merseyside - 4 £55,750 -
Manchester -28 3 £38,000 -24.00%
AS400
England

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 20 (66.67%) iSeries
2 13 (43.33%) RPG
3 11 (36.67%) SQL
4 8 (26.67%) .NET
4 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (26.67%) Degree
5 7 (23.33%) DB2
5 7 (23.33%) ITIL
5 7 (23.33%) IBM
5 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
5 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (20.00%) C#
6 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (20.00%) Manufacturing
6 6 (20.00%) QA
6 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (16.67%) Business Objects
7 5 (16.67%) ERP
7 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (16.67%) BPR
7 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 5 (16.67%) Infor
8 4 (13.33%) Java
8 4 (13.33%) Web Services
8 4 (13.33%) Swing
8 4 (13.33%) JMS
8 4 (13.33%) Synon
8 4 (13.33%) BT
8 4 (13.33%) Billing

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) BPCS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Synon
General
1 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (13.33%) Billing
4 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Team Leader
1 7 (23.33%) Development Team Leader
2 6 (20.00%) .NET Team Leader
2 6 (20.00%) Software Development Team Leader
2 6 (20.00%) Software Team Leader
3 5 (16.67%) Head of IT
3 5 (16.67%) Head of Infrastructure
4 4 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Server Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) .NET
2 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (13.33%) Web Services
3 4 (13.33%) Swing
3 4 (13.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (66.67%) iSeries
2 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) UNIX
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 5 (16.67%) ERP
4 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (16.67%) BPR
5 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.33%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Release Management
6 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.67%) System Testing
6 2 (6.67%) RUP
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Project Management
7 1 (3.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) RPG
2 11 (36.67%) SQL
3 6 (20.00%) C#
4 4 (13.33%) Java
4 4 (13.33%) RPG/400
5 2 (6.67%) C
6 1 (3.33%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (6.67%) Nagios
1 2 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (6.67%) BladeLogic
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
1 2 (6.67%) SCOM
1 2 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) IBM
2 5 (16.67%) Business Objects
2 5 (16.67%) Infor
3 4 (13.33%) BT
4 2 (6.67%) Tripwire
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) BMC
4 2 (6.67%) CA
4 2 (6.67%) Symantec
4 2 (6.67%) McAfee
4 2 (6.67%) Trend Micro
5 1 (3.33%) SAP
Chorley, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
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